National Capital Planning Commission 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Public Comment on the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements
Document Number: 2015-25453
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-07
Agency: National Capital Planning Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) has released a draft of the Federal Elements of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements for public review. The Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements addresses matters relating to Federal Properties and Federal Interests in the National Capital Region, and provides a decision-making framework for actions the NCPC takes on specific plans and proposals submitted by Federal government agencies for the NCPC review required by law. The eight Federal Elements in the Comprehensive Plan include Urban Design (new element), Federal Workplace, Foreign Missions & International Organizations, Transportation, Parks & Open Space, Federal Environment, Historic Preservation, and Visitors & Commemoration. The Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements provide a statement of principles, goals, and planning policies for the growth and development of the national capital during the next 20 years. The draft update of the Federal Elements will be available online at http://www.ncpc.gov/ compplan.
Public Comment on the Draft Federal Urban Design Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements
Document Number: 2015-11292
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-11
Agency: National Capital Planning Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC), the Planning Commission for the Federal Government within the National Capital Region, intends to release for public comment a draft new Federal Urban Design Element of the Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements. The Comprehensive Plan for the National Capital: Federal Elements addresses matters relating to Federal Properties and Federal Interests in the National Capital Region, and provides a decision-making framework for actions the NCPC takes on specific plans and proposals submitted by Federal government agencies for the NCPC review required by law. The new Federal Urban Design Element provides policies that will guide the design and management of federal buildings and properties so as to enhance their adjacent public realm. It will also provide a framework for federal actions related to enhancing the overall character of the District of Columbia and the National Capital Region. All interested parties are invited to submit written comment. The draft Federal Urban Design Element will be available online at http://www.ncpc.gov/urbandesign not later than May 8, 2015. Printed copies are available upon request from the contact person noted below.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities, Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-01167
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-23
Agency: National Capital Planning Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA or Act) and its implementing regulations, the National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC or Commission) hereby announces an opportunity for public comment on a proposed Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Data for Planning Initiatives undertaken by the NCPC. A copy of the draft supporting statement is available at www.ncpc.gov. Following review and disposition of public comments, NCPC will submit this generic information request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval, and additional public comment will be solicited. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. Written comments will be available for public review at www.ncpc.gov.