[Federal Register Volume 64, Number 203 (Thursday, October 21, 1999)]
[Notices]
[Page 56783]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 99-27487]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
[Project Nos. 2927-004 and 2928-004]


Aquamac Corporation Merrimac Paper Company, Inc.; Notice of 
Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment

October 15, 1999.
    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR Part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office 
of Hydropower Licensing has reviewed the applications for new licenses 
for the Aquamac and Merrimac Hydroelectric Projects, located on the 
Merrimack River in the city of Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, 
and has prepared a Multiple Project Draft Environmental Assessment 
(MPDEA) for the projects.
    Copies of the MPDEA are available for review in the Public 
Reference Branch, Room 2-A, of the Commission's offices at 888 First 
Street, N.E., Washington, DC 20426 and may also be viewed on the Web at 
www.Ferc.fed.us/online/rims.htm. Call (202) 208-2222 for assistance.
    Please affix ``Merrimac Hydroelectric Project No. 2928'' or 
``Aquamac Hydroelectric Project No. 2927'' to the top page of all 
comments. For any questions concerning preparation of the MPDEA for 
this proposed action, please contact Lee Emery, E-mail address, 
lee.emery@ferc.fed.us, or telephone (202) 219-2779, Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, Office of Hydropower Licensing.
    Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the date of this 
notice and should be addressed to David P. Boergers, Secretary, Federal 
Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, N.E., Room 1-A, 
Washington, DC 20426. For further information contact Lee Emery, 
Fishery Biologist at (202) 219-2779 or lee.emery@FERC.fed.us.
David P. Boergers,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 99-27487 Filed 10-20-99; 8:45 am]
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