[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 207 (Friday, October 24, 2008)]
[Page 63471]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-25410]




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

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: 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 drinking water 
protection and sustainable infrastructure. The Council will also 
receive updates about several on-going activities including consumer 
outreach, water security and the agreement reached by the Total 
Coliform Rule/Distribution System Federal Advisory Committee.

DATES: The Council meeting will be held on November 19, 2008, from 1 
p.m. to 5 p.m., November 20, 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., and 
November 21, 2008 from 8 a.m. to noon Eastern Time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Phoenix Park Hotel, located 
at 520 North Capitol Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 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: 
[email protected], 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, 
D.C. 20460.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting is open to the public. The 
Council encourages the public's input and will allocate one hour (3:30 
p.m.-4:30 p.m.) on November 20, 2008, 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 involvement, individuals or organizations 
interested in presenting an oral statement should notify Veronica 
Blette by telephone at 202-564-4094 no later than November 13, 2008. 
Any person who wishes to file a written statement can do so before or 
after a Council meeting. Written statements received by November 13, 
2008 will be distributed to all members of the Council before any final 
discussion or vote is completed. Any statements received November 14, 
2008, or after the meeting will become part of the permanent meeting 
file and will be forwarded to the Council members for their 

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 [email protected]. 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.

    Dated: October 17, 2008.
Cynthia C. Dougherty,
Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
[FR Doc. E8-25410 Filed 10-23-08; 8:45 am]