National Park Service, Interior.
Pursuant to 36 CFR 51.23, public notice is hereby given that the National Park Service proposes to extend the following expiring Start Printed Page 8632concession contracts for a period of up to one year, or until such time as a new contract is executed, whichever occurs sooner.End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
All of the listed concession authorizations will expire by their terms on or before December 31, 2004. The National Park Service has determined that the proposed short-term extensions are necessary in order to avoid interruption of visitor services and has taken all reasonable and appropriate steps to consider alternatives to avoid such interruption. These extensions will allow the National Park Service to complete and issue prospectuses leading to the competitive selection of concessioners for new long-term concession contracts covering these operations.
|Concid ID No.||Concessioner name||Park|
|CC-BUFF001-99||Buffalo Point||Buffalo National River.|
|CC-HOSP002-94||Buckstaff Bath House Company||Hot Springs National Park.|
|CC-OZAR016-89||Carr's Grocery/Canoe Rental||Ozark National Scenic Riverway.|
January 2, 2005.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Jo A. Pendry, Concession Program Manager, National Park Service, Washington, DC 20240, Telephone 202/513-7156.Start Signature
Dated: December 17, 2004.
Alfred J. Poole, III,
Acting Associate Director, Administration, Business, Practices and Workforce Development.
[FR Doc. 05-3345 Filed 2-18-05; 8:45 am]
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