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East Bay Municipal Utility District; Notice of Application for Non-Project Use of Project Lands and Waters and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests

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Start Preamble April 25, 2007.

Take notice that the following application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:

a. Application Type: Non-Project Use Of Project Lands And Waters.

b. Project No.: 2916-073.

c. Date Filed: April 18, 2007.

d. Applicant: East Bay Municipal Utility District.

e. Name of Project: Lower Mokelumne River Project.

f. Location: The project is located on the Mokelumme River, in Amador, Calaveras, and San Joaquin Counties, California.

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

h. Applicant Contact: Leo J. O'Brien, Manager, Water Resource Planning, East Bay Municipal Utilities District, 375 Eleventh Street, Oakland, CA 94607-4240. (510) 287-1143.

i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed to Shana High at (202) 502-8674, or e-mail address: shana.high@ferc.gov.

j. Deadline for filing comments and or motions: May 25, 2007.

k. Description of Request: East Bay Municipal Utility District is requesting Commission approval to construct a pumping plant, power substation, architectural berming, and storage tank, and install 16,500 feet of tunneled pipeline, within the project boundary to Start Printed Page 24289facilitate the movement of water from the Freeport Regional Water Project through a pipeline near Camanche Reservoir. The facilities would not withdraw any water from Camanche Reservoir.

l. Locations of the Application: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission's Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street, NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502-8371. This filing may also be viewed on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the “eLibrary” link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/​docs-filing/​esubscription.asp to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, 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, 385.211, 385.214. 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”, “PROTEST”, or “MOTION TO INTERVENE”, as applicable. Please include the project number (P-2916-073) on any comments or motions filed. All documents (original and eight copies) should be filed with: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. 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 application. A copy of the application 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.

q. 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 http://www.ferc.gov under the “e-Filing” link.

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Kimberly D. Bose,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. E7-8337 Filed 5-1-07; 8:45 am]

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