Skip to Content


Closure of Public Land to Camping in Maricopa County, Arizona

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble


Bureau of Land Management, Interior.


Notice of closure of public lands to camping.


Notice is hereby given that the following described public lands are temporarily closed to camping for the protection of public health and safety under the provisions of 43 CFR 8364.1. The closure will remain in effect until rescinded or modified by the Phoenix Field Manager.

Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona

T. 1 N., R. 5 E.,

Sec. 3, Lot 10;

Sec. 4, Lots 25, 26 and 28.


This order is effective upon signature of the authorized officer.

End Preamble Start Supplemental Information


The public lands involved (approximately 67 acres), located at Country Club Drive and the Salt River, are adjacent to areas of expanding urban development. Unregulated and extended overnight camping is not consistent with the orderly growth of the communities and presents health and safety problems. Because of prior existing rights, the following parties (and their representatives) will be allowed access to the above described lands:

Arizona DOT—(AZA-15001, AZAR-001728, AZAR-032447, AZAR-035991)

Federal Highway Administration #9—(AZA-30021, AZA-30074)

Maricopa County Board of Supervisors—(AZA-16871)


Notice is hereby given that effective the date of signature by the authorized officer of this notice, the above described lands are closed to camping until further notice. Any person who fails to comply with a closure or restriction order issued under 43 CFR 8364 is subject to the penalties provided in 43 CFR 8360.0-7.

Start Further Info


Michael A. Taylor, Field Manager, Phoenix Field Office, 2015 West Deer Valley Road, Phoenix, AZ 85027, (623) 580-5500.

Start Signature

Dated: June 7, 2000.

MarLynn Spears,

Assistant Field Manager, Lands and Minerals.

End Signature End Further Info End Supplemental Information

[FR Doc. 00-15134 Filed 6-14-00; 8:45 am]