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Final Flood Elevation Determinations

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Final Rule.

Summary

Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

 

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DATES: Back to Top

The date of issuance of the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) showing BFEs and modified BFEs for each community. This date may be obtained by contacting the office where the maps are available for inspection as indicated on the table below.

ADDRESSES: Back to Top

The final BFEs for each community are available for inspection at the office of the Chief Executive Officer of each community. The respective addresses are listed in the table below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top

Kevin C. Long, Acting Chief, Engineering Management Branch, Mitigation Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-2820, or (email) kevin.long@dhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Back to Top

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final determinations listed below for the modified BFEs for each community listed. These modified elevations have been published in newspapers of local circulation and ninety (90) days have elapsed since that publication. The Deputy Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administrator has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification.

This final rule is issued in accordance with section 110 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and 44 CFR part 67. FEMA has developed criteria for floodplain management in floodprone areas in accordance with 44 CFR part 60.

Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to review the proof Flood Insurance Study and FIRM available at the address cited below for each community. The BFEs and modified BFEs are made final in the communities listed below. Elevations at selected locations in each community are shown.

National Environmental Policy Act. This final rule is categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, Environmental Consideration. An environmental impact assessment has not been prepared.

Regulatory Flexibility Act. As flood elevation determinations are not within the scope of the Regulatory Flexibility Act, 5 U.S.C. 601-612, a regulatory flexibility analysis is not required.

Regulatory Classification. This final rule is not a significant regulatory action under the criteria of section 3(f) of Executive Order 12866 of September 30, 1993, Regulatory Planning and Review, 58 FR 51735.

Executive Order 13132, Federalism. This final rule involves no policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 13132.

Executive Order 12988, Civil Justice Reform. This final rule meets the applicable standards of Executive Order 12988.

List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67 Back to Top

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Accordingly, 44 CFR part 67 is amended as follows:

PART 67—[AMENDED] Back to Top

1.The authority citation for part 67 continues to read as follows:

Authority:

42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.; Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978, 3 CFR, 1978 Comp., p. 329; E.O. 12127, 44 FR 19367, 3 CFR, 1979 Comp., p. 376.

§ 67.11 [Amended]

2.The tables published under the authority of § 67.11 are amended as follows:

Flooding source(s) Location of referenced elevation * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground ⁁ Elevation in meters (MSL) Modified Communities affected
Crittenden County, Arkansas, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1045      
Mississippi River Approximately at River Mile 700 +212 Unincorporated Areas of Crittenden County.
Approximately at River Mile 727 +226  
Approximately at River Mile 741 +234  
Approximately at River Mile 750 +237  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Unincorporated Areas of Crittenden County      
Maps are available for inspection at the County Courthouse, 85 Jackson Street, Marion, AR 72482.      
Mesa County, Colorado, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1049      
Gold Star Canyon Just above the confluence with the Colorado River +4518 Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County, City of Grand Junction.
Just upstream of South Broadway +4805  
Kannah Creek Just above the confluence with Indian Creek +4766 Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County.
Approximately 320 feet upstream of Upper Kannah Creek Road +6093  
Kannah Creek Lower Split Flow Just above the confluence with Kannah Creek +4806 Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County.
Just below the divergence from Kannah Creek +4826  
Kannah Creek Upper Split Flow Just above the confluence with Kannah Creek +4894 Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County.
Just below the divergence from Kannah Creek +4935  
Red Canyon Just above the confluence with the Colorado River +4546 Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County, City of Grand Junction.
Approximately 5,670 feet above South Camp Road +5020  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
City of Grand Junction      
Maps are available for inspection at 250 North 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501.      
Unincorporated Areas of Mesa County      
Maps are available for inspection at 544 Rood Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81502.      
Dukes County, Massachusetts (All Jurisdictions)      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1047      
Atlantic Ocean Between Gilberts Cove and Quenames Cove +11 Town of Chilmark, Town of Edgartown, Town of West Tisbury.
Between Paqua Pond and Jobs Neck Pond +9  
Between Long Cove and Homer Road +9  
Vineyard Sound Approximately 300 feet east of the intersection of Lobsterville Road and West Basin Road +9 Town of Aquinnah, Town of Oak Bluffs, Town of Tisbury.
Between Farm Pond and Hamlin Pond +12  
Between Algonquin Avenue and Yacht Club Lane +12  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Town of Aquinnah      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 65 State Road, Aquinnah, MA 02535.      
Town of Chilmark      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 401 Middle Road, Chilmark, MA 02535.      
Town of Edgartown      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 70 Main Street, Edgartown, MA 02539.      
Town of Oak Bluffs      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 56 School Street, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557.      
Town of Tisbury      
Maps are available for inspection at the Tisbury Town Hall, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568.      
Town of West Tisbury      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 1059 State Road, West Tisbury, MA 02575.      
Walthall County, Mississippi, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1060      
Magees Creek Approximately 4,050 feet downstream of State Highway 198 +258 Unincorporated Areas of Walthall County.
Approximately 2,300 feet upstream of State Highway 198 +264  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Unincorporated Areas of Walthall County      
Maps are available for inspection at 200 Ball Avenue, Tylertown, MS 39667.      
Middlesex County, New Jersey (All Jurisdictions)      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1017      
Ambrose Brook Approximately 1,820 feet upstream of Stelton Road (Route 529) +78 Township of Edison.
Approximately 1,875 feet upstream of Stelton Road (Route 529) +78  
Bonygutt Brook Approximately 700 feet downstream of Bound Brook Road +46 Borough of Dunellen, Township of Piscataway.
Approximately 0.4 mile upstream of South Washington Avenue (Route 529) +54  
Bound Brook Upstream side of South Avenue +47 Township of Piscataway.
Approximately 750 feet upstream of South Avenue +48  
Boundary Branch Mill Brook No. 1 At the confluence with Mill Brook No. 1 +45 Borough of Highland Park, Township of Edison.
Approximately 25 feet downstream of Brookhill Avenue +74  
Coppermine Brook At the confluence with South Branch Rahway River +40 Township of Edison, Township of Woodbridge.
Approximately 1,870 feet upstream of Lincoln Highway (Route 27) +59  
Green Brook At the confluence with the Raritan River +34 Borough of Middlesex.
At the downstream side of New Jersey Central Railroad +34  
Lake Lefferts Entire shoreline within Middlesex County +17 Township of Old Bridge.
Lawrence Brook At the confluence with the Raritan River +11 Township of East Brunswick.
At the downstream side of Westons Mill Dam 1 +11  
Matawan Creek At the downstream side of Old Bridge-Matawan Road +17 Township of Old Bridge.
Approximately 0.8 mile upstream of Old Bridge-Matawan Road +25  
Mill Brook No. 1 At the confluence with the Raritan River +16 Borough of Highland Park.
Approximately 955 feet upstream of Harrison Avenue +45  
Rahway River At the confluence with Arthur Kill +7 Borough of Carteret, Township of Woodbridge.
At the county boundary +7  
Raritan River Approximately 1.4 mile downstream of the New Jersey Turnpike +10 Township of East Brunswick, Borough of Highland Park, Borough of Middlesex, City of New Brunswick, Township of Edison, Township of Piscataway.
At the confluence with Green Brook +34  
South Branch Rahway River At the upstream side of Wood Avenue +40 Township of Edison, Township of Woodbridge.
Approximately 450 feet upstream of County Route 657 +44  
West Branch Mill Brook No. 1 At the confluence with Mill Brook No. 1 +31 Borough of Highland Park.
Approximately 760 feet upstream of Bartle Court +51  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Borough of Carteret      
Maps are available for inspection at the Carteret Memorial Municipal Building, 61 Cooke Avenue, Carteret, NJ 07008.      
Borough of Dunellen      
Maps are available for inspection at 355 North Avenue, Dunellen, NJ 08812.      
Borough of Highland Park      
Maps are available for inspection at 3141 Bordertown Avenue, Parlin, NJ 08859.      
Borough of Middlesex      
Maps are available for inspection at 1200 Mountain Avenue, Middlesex, NJ 08846.      
City of New Brunswick      
Maps are available for inspection at 78 Bayard Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.      
Township of East Brunswick      
Maps are available for inspection at 1 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive, East Brunswick, NJ 08816.      
Township of Edison      
Maps are available for inspection at 100 Municipal Boulevard, Edison, NJ 08817.      
Township of Old Bridge      
Maps are available for inspection at 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857.      
Township of Piscataway      
Maps are available for inspection at 455 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854.      
Township of Woodbridge      
Maps are available for inspection at 1 Main Street, Woodbridge, NJ 07095.      
Rolette County, North Dakota, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1049      
Ox Creek Approximately 501 feet upstream of the southern corporate limit of Belcourt +1903 Chippewa Indian Reservation (Turtle Mountain Band).
Approximately 27 feet downstream of Belcourt Lake +2015  
Ox Creek Breakout Approximately 100 feet upstream of 99th Street Northeast +1971 Chippewa Indian Reservation (Turtle Mountain Band).
Approximately 2,154 feet upstream of 99th Street Northeast +1972  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Chippewa Indian Reservation (Turtle Mountain Band)      
Maps are available for inspection at Highway 5 West, Belcourt, ND 58316.      
Muskingum County, Ohio, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1047      
Moxahala Creek Approximately 1,300 feet downstream of Ransbottom Road +734 Unincorporated Areas of Muskingum County.
Approximately 500 feet downstream of East 1st Street +735  
Muskingum River Approximately 0.4 mile downstream of East Muskingum Avenue (State Route 208) +718 Village of Dresden.
At the confluence with Wakatomika Creek +720  
Muskingum River Approximately 0.6 mile downstream of the confluence with Salt Creek +683 Village of Philo.
Approximately 0.5 mile upstream of the confluence with Salt Creek +685  
Wakatomika Creek Approximately 0.5 mile downstream of Main Street +720 Unincorporated Areas of Muskingum County, Village of Dresden.
Approximately 1,400 feet downstream of Frazeysburg Road +725  
Wakatomika Creek Approximately 0.6 mile downstream of Shannon Road +745 Unincorporated Areas of Muskingum County, Village of Frazeysburg.
Just downstream of Canal Road +751  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Unincorporated Areas of Muskingum County      
Maps are available for inspection at 401 Main Street, Zanesville, OH 43701.      
Village of Dresden      
Maps are available for inspection at 904 Chestnut Street, Dresden, OH 43821.      
Village of Frazeysburg      
Maps are available for inspection at 7 West Second Street, Frazeysburg, OH 43822.      
Village of Philo      
Maps are available for inspection at 300 Main Street, Philo, OH 43771.      
Yankton County, South Dakota, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1050      
James River Just upstream of the confluence with the Missouri River +1167 Unincorporated Areas of Yankton County.
Approximately 600 feet upstream of County Highway 213 (431st Avenue) +1188  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
Unincorporated Areas of Yankton County      
Maps are available for inspection at 321 West 3rd Street, Yankton, SD 57078.      
Spokane County, Washington, and Incorporated Areas      
FEMA Docket Number: B-1009      
Argonne Creek Approximately 1,300 feet downstream of North Maringo Drive +1922 Unincorporated Areas of Spokane County.
Approximately 600 feet upstream of North Boeing Road +1987  
Forker Draw Approximately at North Progress Road +2065 City of Spokane Valley, Unincorporated Areas of Spokane County.
Approximately 70 feet downstream of East Bigelow Gulch Road +2336  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
City of Spokane Valley      
Maps are available for inspection at 11707 East Sprague Avenue, Suite 106, Spokane Valley, WA 99206.      
Unincorporated Areas of Spokane County      
Maps are available for inspection at 808 West Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane, WA 99201.      
Black River Approximately 4,460 feet downstream of County Highway G +1113 City of Greenwood.
Approximately 4,960 feet upstream of County Highway G +1126  
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
# Depth in feet above ground.      
⁁ Mean Sea Level, rounded to the nearest 0.1 meter.      
ADDRESSES      
City of Greenwood      
Maps are available for inspection at City Hall, 102 North Main Street, Greenwood, WI 54437.      

(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, “Flood Insurance.”)

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Dated: April 27, 2010.

Sandra K. Knight,

Deputy Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administrator, Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

[FR Doc. 2010-10337 Filed 5-3-10; 8:45 am]

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