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Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council-Notice of Public Meeting

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Environmental Protection Agency.




Under Section 10(a)(2) of Public Law 92-423, “The Federal Advisory Committee Act,” notice is hereby given of a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (NDWAC), established under the Safe Drinking Water Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 300f et seq.). The Council will consider various issues associated with communicating about drinking water including how to communicate effectively on a daily basis and during a crisis. EPA staff will also provide information about efforts in these areas. The Council will receive updates about several on-going projects including the third Contaminant Candidate List, Geologic Sequestration and the Total Coliform Rule/Distribution System Federal Advisory Committee. Members of the Council will give updates on Small Systems Subgroup and Performance Measures Subgroup.


The Council meeting will be held on November 15, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and November 16, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, Eastern Time.


The meeting will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, located at 1201 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005.

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Members of the public who would like to attend the meeting, present an oral statement, or submit a written statement, should contact Veronica Blette, by e-mail at:, by phone, 202-564-4094, or by regular mail at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (MC 4601M), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460.

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The meeting is open to the public. The Council encourages the public's input and will allocate one hour (3:15-4:15 p.m.) on November 15, 2007, for this purpose. Oral statements will be limited to five minutes. It is preferred that only one person present the statement on behalf of a group or organization. To ensure adequate time for public Start Printed Page 61635involvement, individuals or organizations interested in presenting an oral statement should notify Veronica Blette by telephone at 202-564-4094 no later than November 7, 2007. Any person who wishes to file a written statement can do so before or after a Council meeting. Written statements received by November 7, 2007, will be distributed to all members of the Council before any final discussion or vote is completed. Any statements received November 8, 2007, or after the meeting will become part of the permanent meeting file and will be forwarded to the Council members for their information.

Special Accommodations

For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Veronica Blette at 202-564-4094 or by e-mail at To request accommodation of a disability, please contact Veronica Blette, preferably at least 10 days prior to the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request.

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Dated: October 25, 2007.

Nanci E. Gelb,

Deputy Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.

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[FR Doc. E7-21444 Filed 10-30-07; 8:45 am]