Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Base (1% annual chance) flood elevations and modified base flood elevations are made final for the communities listed below. The base flood elevations and modified base flood elevations 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).
The date of issuance of the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) showing base flood elevations and modified base flood elevations 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.Start Printed Page 1550
The final base flood elevations 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.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Michael M. Grimm, Acting Chief, Hazard Study Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-3461, or (email) firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA or Agency) makes final determinations listed below of base flood elevations and modified base flood elevations for each community listed. The proposed base flood elevations and proposed modified base flood elevations were published in newspapers of local circulation and an opportunity for the community or individuals to appeal the proposed determinations to or through the community was provided for a period of ninety (90) days. The proposed base flood elevations and proposed modified base flood elevations were also published in the Federal Register.
The Agency 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 Flood Insurance Rate Map available at the address cited below for each community.
The base flood elevations and modified base flood elevations are made final in the communities listed below. Elevations at selected locations in each community are shown.
National Environmental Policy Act. This rule is categorically excluded from the requirements of 44 CFR part 10, Environmental Consideration. No environmental impact assessment has been prepared.
Regulatory Flexibility Act. The Administrator, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, certifies that this rule is exempt from the requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act because final or modified base flood elevations are required by the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4104, and are required to establish and maintain community eligibility in the NFIP. No regulatory flexibility analysis has been prepared.
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 12612, Federalism. Federal Register This rule involves no policies that have federalism implications under Executive Order 12612, Federalism, dated October 26, 1987.
Executive Order 12778, Civil Justice Reform. This rule meets the applicable standards of section 2(b)(2) of Executive Order 12778.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67
- Administrative practice and procedure, flood insurance, reporting and recordkeeping requirements
Accordingly, 44 CFR Part 67 is amended as follows:End Amendment Part Start Part
PART 67—[AMENDED]End Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for Part 67 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part
2. The tables published under the authority of § 67.11 are amended as follows:End Amendment Part
|Source of Flooding and Location||#Depth in feet above ground.|
|Newry (Town), Oxford County (FEMA Docket No. D-7542)|
|At downstream corporate limits||*648|
|At upstream corporate limits||*845|
|At the confluence with Sunday River||*649|
|A point approximately 240 feet upstream of Broadway Drive||*1,112|
|Maps available for inspection at the Newry Town Hall, 422 Bear River Road, Newry, Maine.|
|Turner (Town), Androscog- gin County (FEMA Docket No. D-7546)|
|At confluence with Androscoggin River||*274|
|At upstream corporate limits||*315|
|At downstream corporate limits||*264|
|At upstream corporate limits||*281|
|Maps available for inspection at the Turner Town Office, 11 Turner Center Road, Turner, Maine.|
|Plattsburgh (City), Clinton County (FEMA Docket No. D-7538)|
|Approximately 200 feet upstream of Delaware and Hudson Railroad||*103|
|At the upstream corporate limits||*189|
|Maps available for inspection at the Plattsburgh City Building Inspector's Office, 41 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh, New York.|
|Plattsburgh (Town), Clinton County (FEMA Docket No. D-7538)|
|Approximately 0.75 mile downstream of Indian Rapids Dam||*188|
|Approximately 1.9 mile upstream of Harney Bridge Road||*736|
|Maps available for inspection at the Plattsburgh Town Hall, 151 Banker Road, Plattsburgh, New York.|
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 83.100, “Flood Insurance.”)
Dated: December 31, 2002.
Anthony S. Lowe,
Administrator, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration.
[FR Doc. 03-605 Filed 1-10-03; 8:45 am]
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