Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security.
Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations and modified Base Flood Elevations (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).
Effective Date: 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 FIRM is available for inspection as indicated in the table below.
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:
Doug Bellomo, P.E., Hazard Identification Section, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-2903.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Federal Emergency Management Agency makes the final determinations listed below for the BFEs and 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 Mitigation Division Director has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification.
The Federal Emergency Management 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 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 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 Mitigation Division Director certifies that this rule is exempt from the requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act because modified base flood elevations are required by the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4105, 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.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 44 CFR Part 67End List of Subjects Start Amendment Part
Accordingly,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
|State||City/town/county||Source of flooding||Location||#Depth in feet above ground. *Elevation in feet (NGVD) Modified ◆Elevation in feet (NAVD) Modified|
|NM||Silver City (Town) Grant County (FEMA Docket No. P7699)||Central Arroyo||At the confluence with Maude's Creek||◆6,013|
|Approximately 7,770 feet upstream of the confluence with Maude's Creek||◆6,193|
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|Cottonwood Creek||Approximately 800 feet upstream of the confluence with Silva Creek||◆5,953|
|Approximately 190 feet upstream of Cain Drive||◆6,067|
|Maude's Creek||Approximately 210 feet downstream of U.S. Route 180||◆6,000|
|Approximately 6,100 feet upstream of U.S. Route 180||◆6,125|
|Pinos Altos Creek||Approximately 1,200 feet upstream of 32nd Street||◆6,042|
|Approximately 3,770 feet upstream of confluence of Tributary 8 to Pinos Altos Creek||◆6,141|
|Tributary 2 to Maude's Creek (Lower Reach)||Approximately 16,260 feet upstream of the confluence with Maude's Creek||◆5,853|
|Approximately 17,340 feet upstream of the confluence with Maude's Creek||◆5,868|
|Tributary 2 to Maude's Creek (Upper Reach)||Approximately 590 feet upstream of U.S. Route 180||◆6,047|
|Tributary 2 to Maude's Creek (Upper Reach)||Approximately 5,020 feet upstream of 32nd Street Bypass||◆6,227|
|Tributary 8 to Pinos Altos Creek||At the confluence with Pinos Altos Creek||◆6,053|
|Approximately 1,310 feet upstream of 40th Street||◆6,145|
|◆North American Vertical Datum of 1988.|
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 83.100, “Flood Insurance.”)Start Signature
Dated: February 2, 2006.
David I. Maurstad,
Acting Director, Mitigation Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 06-1823 Filed 2-27-06; 8:45 am]
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