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Final Flood Elevation Determinations

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Final Rule.

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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 in 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

Luis Rodriguez, Chief, Engineering Management Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-4064, or (email) Luis.Rodriguez3@fema.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 Associate Administrator for Mitigation 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

Accordingly, 44 CFR part 67 is amended as follows:

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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:

State City/town/county Source of flooding Location * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground ⁁ Elevation in meters (MSL) Modified
Unincorporated Areas of Cascade County, Montana        
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1214        
Montana Unincorporated Areas of Cascade County Missouri River (near Mid Canon) Approximately 200 feet upstream of I-15 (westbound) +3433
Approximately 1.2 miles upstream of I-15 (eastbound) +3440
* 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 Cascade County        
Maps are available for inspection at 121 4th Street North, Suites 2H-2I, Great Falls, MT 59401.        
Flooding source(s) Location of referenced elevation * Elevation in feet (NGVD) + Elevation in feet (NAVD) # Depth in feet above ground ⁁ Elevation in meters (MSL) Effective Modified Communities affected
Trigg County, Kentucky, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1115 and B-1207      
Barnett Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 2,324 feet upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Beechy Fork (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.75 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Big Hurricane Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,185 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Blockhouse Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 1,850 feet upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Colson Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 1,426 feet upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Craig Branch (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.6 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Crooked Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.8 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Cumberland River Tributary 1 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,538 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Donaldson Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 1.0 mile upstream of Linton Road +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Donaldson Creek Tributary 1 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Donaldson Creek to approximately 1,200 feet upstream of the confluence with Donaldson Creek +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Donaldson Creek Tributary 19 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Donaldson Creek to approximately 1,315 feet upstream of the confluence with Donaldson Creek +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Dry Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.56 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Dry Creek I (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Muddy Fork Little River to approximately 2,430 feet upstream of the confluence with Muddy Fork Little River +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Dyers Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,335 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Dyers Creek Tributary 1.1 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Dyers Creek to approximately 1,030 feet upstream of the confluence with Dyers Creek +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Elbow Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,715 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Hopson Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.54 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Jake Fork (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 1,407 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Kelly Branch (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.57 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Kentucky Lake Entire shoreline within county +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Lake Barkley Entire shoreline within county +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Laura Furnace Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.71 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Lick Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.55 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Little Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.78 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Little Hurricane Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,280 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Little River (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) Approximately 3.7 miles upstream of the Lake Barkley confluence to approximately 4.5 miles upstream of the Lake Barkley confluence +375 City of Cadiz, Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Little River Tributary 1 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) Approximately 500 feet upstream of the Little River confluence to approximately 1,678 feet upstream of the Little River confluence +375 City of Cadiz, Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Little River Tributary 40 (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with the Little River to approximately 1,330 feet upstream of the confluence with the Little River +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Long Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.83 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Long Pond Branch (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 1,793 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Muddy Fork Little River (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.8 mile upstream of Princeton Road +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
North Fork Sugar Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 0.57 mile upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Pond Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.6 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Rhodes Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 0.54 mile upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Shaw Branch (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 1,740 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Shelly Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 0.52 mile upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Taylor Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Lake Barkley to approximately 2,435 feet upstream of the confluence with Lake Barkley +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Turkey Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 0.54 mile upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
Vickers Creek (Backwater effects from Kentucky Lake) From the confluence with Kentucky Lake to approximately 2,376 feet upstream of the confluence with Kentucky Lake +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
West Fork Laura Furnace Creek (Backwater effects from Lake Barkley) From the confluence with Laura Furnace Creek to approximately 1,247 feet upstream of the confluence with Laura Furnace Creek +375 Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County.
* 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 Cadiz      
Maps are available for inspection at 63 Main Street, Cadiz, KY 42211.      
Unincorporated Areas of Trigg County      
Maps are available for inspection at the Trigg County Courthouse, 12 Court Street, Cadiz, KY 42211.      
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
Bossier Parish, Louisiana, and Incorporated Areas      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1196      
Flat River Approximately 2.0 miles downstream of State Route 527 +153 City of Bossier City, Unincorporated Areas of Bossier Parish.
Approximately 0.42 mile downstream of State Route 612 (Sligo Road) +155  
Red Chute Bayou At Smith Road +153 Unincorporated Areas of Bossier Parish.
Approximately 1,125 feet downstream of State Route 612 (Sligo Road) +157  
* 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 Bossier City      
Maps are available for inspection at City Hall, 620 Benton Road, Bossier City, LA 71171.      
Unincorporated Areas of Bossier Parish      
Maps are available for inspection at the Bossier Parish Courthouse, 204 Burt Boulevard, Benton, LA 71006.      
Carroll County, New Hampshire (All Jurisdictions)      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1207      
Bay Tributary 1 At the Moultonborough Bay confluence +506 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 1.09 miles upstream of the Bay Tributary 1.1 divergence +547  
Bay Tributary 1.1 At the Moultonborough Bay confluence +506 Town of Moultonborough.
At the Bay Tributary 1 divergence +515  
Bearcamp River At the upstream side of Covered Bridge Road +429 Town of Ossipee.
Approximately 520 feet upstream of Covered Bridge Road +431  
Bearcamp River Approximately 2.06 miles upstream of State Route 113 (Tamworth Road) +566 Town of Tamworth.
Approximately 2.15 miles upstream of State Route 113 (Tamworth Road) +570  
Berry Pond/Berry Pond Tributary 1 Approximately 150 feet upstream of State Route 25 (Whittier Highway) +568 Town of Moultonborough, Town of Sandwich.
Approximately 2.6 miles upstream of State Route 25 (Whittier Highway) +622  
Berry Pond Diversion At the Red Hill River confluence +536 Town of Moultonborough.
At the Berry Pond divergence +569  
East Branch Saco River Approximately 160 feet upstream of U.S. Route 302B (State Route 16A) +566 Town of Bartlett, Town of Jackson.
Approximately 0.63 miles upstream of Town Hall Road +836  
Halfway Brook At the Moultonborough Bay confluence +506 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 1.29 miles upstream of Ossipee Mountain Road +1428  
Halfway Brook Tributary 1 At the Halfway Brook confluence +529 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 0.88 miles upstream of the Halfway Brook confluence +541  
Moultonborough Bay Entire shoreline +506 Town of Moultonborough.
Ossipee Lake Entire shoreline +414 Town of Effingham.
Pequawket Pond Entire shoreline within community +464 Town of Albany.
Province Lake Entire shoreline +480 Town of Effingham.
Red Hill River At the Moultonborough Bay confluence +506 Town of Moultonborough, Town of Sandwich.
Approximately 1.70 miles upstream of School House Road +587  
Red Hill River Tributary 1 At the Red Hill River confluence +536 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 0.80 miles upstream of Sheridan Road +878  
Red Hill River Tributary 1 Diversion At the Red Hill River confluence +536 Town of Moultonborough.
At the Red Hill River Tributary 1 divergence +600  
Rocky Branch Approximately 70 feet upstream of U.S. Route 302 (Crawford Notch Road) +574 Town of Bartlett.
Approximately 520 feet upstream of U.S. Route 302 (Crawford Notch Road) +576  
Rocky Branch Approximately 0.47 miles upstream of U.S. Route 302 (Crawford Notch Road) +608 Town of Bartlett.
Approximately 0.90 miles upstream of U.S. Route 302 (Crawford Notch Road) +656  
Saco River Approximately 1,970 feet upstream of Maine Central Railroad +756 Town of Hart's Location.
Approximately 0.85 miles upstream of Maine Central Railroad +772  
Shannon Brook At the Moultonborough Bay confluence +506 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 1.07 miles upstream of State Route 171 (Old Mountain Road) +1202  
Shannon Brook Tributary 1 At the Shannon Brook confluence +550 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 400 feet upstream of State Route 109 (Governor Wentworth Highway) +588  
Squam Lake Entire shoreline +565 Town of Moultonborough, Town of Sandwich.
Weed Brook At the Berry Pond confluence +569 Town of Moultonborough, Town of Sandwich.
Approximately 650 feet upstream of State Route 25 (Whittier Highway) +701  
Weed Brook Diversion At the Weed Brook Tributary 1 confluence +569 Town of Moultonborough.
At the Weed Brook divergence +585  
Weed Brook Tributary 1 At the Weed Brook confluence +600 Town of Moultonborough.
Approximately 1,700 feet upstream of Bodge Hill Road +785  
Wildcat Brook Approximately 1,560 feet downstream of Meloon Road +1115 Town of Jackson.
Approximately 120 feet downstream of Meloon Road +1176  
* 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 Albany      
Maps are available for inspection at Town Hall, 1972-A State Route 16, Albany, NH 03818.      
Town of Bartlett      
Maps are available for inspection at Bartlett Town Hall, 56 Town Hall Road, Intervale, NH 03845.      
Town of Effingham      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 68 School Street, Effingham, NH 03882.      
Town of Hart's Location      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 979 U.S. Route 302, Hart's Location, NH 03812.      
Town of Jackson      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 54 Main Street, Jackson, NH 03846.      
Town of Moultonborough      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 6 Holland Street, Moultonborough, NH 03254.      
Town of Ossipee      
Maps are available for inspection at Ossipee Town Hall, 55 Main Street, Center Ossipee, NH 03814.      
Town of Sandwich      
Maps are available for inspection at Sandwich Town Hall, 8 Maple Street, Center Sandwich, NH 03227.      
Town of Tamworth      
Maps are available for inspection at theTown Hall, 84 Main Street, Tamworth, NH 03886.      
Washington County, Vermont (All Jurisdictions)      
Docket No.: FEMA-B-1074      
Great Brook No. 1 At the confluence with Winooski River +501 Town of Middlesex.
Approximately 140 feet downstream of U.S. Route 2 +501  
Gunners Brook At the downstream side of Brook Street +596 City of Barre.
Approximately 80 feet upstream of Brook Street +616  
Mad River At the confluence with Winooski River +454 Town of Moretown.
Approximately 950 feet upstream of confluence with Winooski River +454  
Mirror Lake Entire shoreline +1047 Town of Calais.
North Montpelier Pond Entire shoreline +708 Town of Calais, Town of East Montpelier.
Stevens Branch At the confluence with Winooski River +544 Town of Barre, City of Barre, City of Montpelier, Town of Berlin.
At county boundary (approximately 2.0 miles upstream of Snowbridge Road) +740  
Sunny Brook of Winooski River At the confluence with Winooski River +510 Town of Middlesex.
At downstream side of New England Central Railroad +510  
Thatcher Brook Approximately 225 feet upstream of Stowe Street +502 Town of Waterbury.
Approximately 1,100 feet upstream of Stowe Street +503  
Union Brook At the confluence with Dog River +728 Village of Northfield.
Approximately 60 feet upstream of Water Street +728  
Winooski River At Chittenden County Boundary (approximately 13,080 feet downstream of Bolton Falls Dam) +342 Town of Middlesex, City of Montpelier, Town of Berlin, Town of Duxbury, Town of East Montpelier, Town of Moretown, Town of Waterbury, Village of Waterbury.
At downstream side of Green Mountain Power No. 4 Dam +595  
# Depth in feet above ground.      
+ North American Vertical Datum.      
* National Geodetic Vertical Datum.      
ADDRESSES      
City of Barre      
Maps are available for inspection at City Hall, 6 North Main Street, Barre, VT 05641.      
City of Montpelier      
Maps are available for inspection at the Planning, Zoning, and Community Development Department, City Hall, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, VT 05602.      
Town of Barre      
Maps are available for inspection at the Barre Town Clerk's Office, 149 Websterville Road, Websterville, VT 05678.      
Town of Berlin      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Zoning Office, 108 Shed Road, Berlin, VT 05602.      
Town of Calais      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Clerk's Office, 3120 Pekin Brook Road, East Calais, VT 05650.      
Town of Duxbury      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Office, 5421 Vermont Route 100, Duxbury, VT 05676.      
Town of East Montpelier      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Hall, 40 Kelton Road, East Montpelier, VT 05651.      
Town of Middlesex      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Clerk's Office, 5 Church Street, Middlesex, VT 05602.      
Town of Moretown      
Maps are available for inspection at the Town Clerk's Office, 994 Vermont Route 100B, Moretown, VT 05660.      
Town of Waterbury      
Maps are available for inspection at the Waterbury Municipal Offices, 51 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05676.      
Village of Northfield      
Maps are available for inspection at the Zoning Office, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, VT 05663.      
Village of Waterbury      
Maps are available for inspection at the Waterbury Municipal Offices, 51 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05676.      

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

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James A. Walke,

Acting Deputy Associate Administrator for Mitigation, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

[FR Doc. 2013-01625 Filed 1-25-13; 8:45 am]

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