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Notice of Applications for Non-Project Use of Project Lands and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests

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Start Preamble November 19, 2003.

Take notice that the following applications have been filed with the Commission and are available for public inspection:

a. Application Types: Non-Project Use of Project Lands.

b. Project Nos: 2210-091, 2210-093 and 2210-094.

c. Dates Filed: 2210-091 filed on October 14, 2003, 2210-093 filed on October 20, 2003, and 2210-094 filed on October 16, 2003.

d. Applicant: Appalachian Power Company (APC).

e. Name of Project: Smith Mountain Pumped Storage Project.

f. Location: The project is located on the Roanoke River, in Bedford, Pittsylvania; Franklin and Roanoke Counties, Virginia.

g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a) 825(r) and 799 and 801.

h. Applicant Contact: Teresa P. Rogers, Hydro Generation Department, American Electric Power, P.O. Box 2021, Roanoke, VA 24022-2121, (540) 985-2441

i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed to Mrs. Heather Campbell at (202) 502-6182, or e-mail address:

j. Deadline for filing comments and or motions: December 19, 2003.

All documents (original and eight copies) should be filed with: Ms. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington DC 20426. Please include the project number (P-2210-091, -093, or -094) on any comments or motions filed. Comments, protests, and interventions may be filed electronically via the internet in lieu of paper. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission(s Web site at under the (e-Filing( link. The Commission strongly encourages e-filings.

k. Description of Request: Appalachian is requesting approval of non-project uses of project lands for the proposals described below.

P-2210-091—Request for approval for Waterways Properties to install and operate within the project boundary two docks with a total of twenty-eight covered stationary slips and two floaters. The first dock would have 16 covered boat slips and two floaters. The second dock would have 12 boat slips. The docks and associated facilities will serve multi-family type dwellings and single family homes. Construction would take place along the Roanoke River at a development known as the Waterways. There is no dredging associated with the proposal.

P-2210-093—Request for approval for Pat Bailey of CB Rentals and Sales to install and operate one dock with eight stationary covered slips, and four floating slips plus two additional floaters. In addition, the existing dock will be modified to incorporate 8 jet ski lifts. Construction would take place along the Roanoke River at an area identified as CB Rental and Sales. The site is located off Virginia Route 122. No dredging will be needed.

P-2210-094—Request for approval for WHM Corporation to construct and operate twenty three stationary docks with a total of 296 covered boat slips and 6 boat docks with a total of 74 floating boat slips for a total of 370 boat slips. Construction would take place in the upper third of the Roanoke River at a site known as Bridgewater Bay. No dredging is proposed.

l. Location of the Applications: These filings are available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room 888 First Street, NE, Room 2A, Washington, D.C. 20426 or may be viewed on the Commission's Web site at using the “e-library” link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, call toll-free 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail For TTY, call (202) 502-8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h. above.

m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.

n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene—Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission's Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application.

o. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents—Any filings must bear in all capital letters the title “COMMENTS”, “RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS AND CONDITIONS”, “PROTEST”, OR “MOTION TO INTERVENE”, as applicable, and the Project Number of the particular application to which the filing refers. A copy of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application.

p. Agency Comments—Federal, State, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described applications. Copies of the applications may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency's comments must also be sent to the Applicant's representatives.

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Magalie R. Salas,


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[FR Doc. E3-00394 Filed 11-25-03; 8:45 am