[Federal Register Volume 59, Number 65 (Tuesday, April 5, 1994)]
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[FR Doc No: 94-8036]

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[Federal Register: April 5, 1994]


Department of the Army


Availability for Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Family 
Housing Project, Fort McCoy, WI

AGENCY: Department of the Army, DoD.

ACTION: Notice of Availability.


SUMMARY: Pursuant to National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the 
Department of Army (DA) prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement 
(DEIS) to evaluate alternatives for future family housing development 
for Fort McCoy, Wisconsin. Approximately 16 units are proposed for 
construction in fiscal year 1994. Additional units may be constructed 
as required, with the total constructed over a 20-year period not to 
exceed 374 units. The facilities are needed to replace existing 
substandard family housing on-post and an inadequate supply of rental 
units in the surrounding communities. The DEIS evaluates three 

    a. Plan for development of family housing on post on a 262-acre 
site along State Highway 21 on the west side of the installation.
    b. Develop off-post, rental units financed by a third party in 
Sparta and Tomah. A maximum of 187 units would be developed in each 
city over a 20-year period.
    c. No action.

DATES: A 45-day public review period commences with publication of a 
notice by the Environmental Protection Agency.

ADDRESSES: Written comments on the report may be submitted to Mr. 
Robert Sholl at Burns & McDonnell Engineers, 4800 East 63rd Street, 
Kansas City, MO 64130-4696.

Mr. Dennis Stone, Fort McCoy Environmental Management Division, at 
(608) 388-2160.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the DEIS are available upon 
written request from Burns & McDonnell at the address above. Copies of 
the DEIS are also available for inspection at the following libraries:

Tomah Public Library, Tomah, WI
Sparta Free Library, Sparta, WI

    Dated: March 25, 1994.
Lewis D. Walker,
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army, (Environment, Safety and 
Occupational Health) OASA (I,L&E).
[FR Doc. 94-8036 Filed 4-4-94; 8:45 am]