[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 91 (Wednesday, May 13, 2009)]
[Pages 22540-22541]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-11210]




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

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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 small public water systems. The Council will also 
receive updates about several on-going activities including rulemakings 
related to the Total Coliform Rule, Geologic Sequestration, and the 
Aircraft Drinking Water Rule and efforts underway to help the water 
sector improve their resiliency to potential effects of climate change.

DATES: The Council meeting will be held on May 27 and 28, 2009, from 8 
a.m. to 5 p.m., each day.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in Seattle, WA. Information about 
the location will be made available in the near future on EPA's Web 
site at http://www.epa.gov/safewater/ndwac/.

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, 
DC 20460.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting is open to the public. The 
Council encourages the public's input and will allocate one hour (2:30 
p.m.-3:30 p.m.) on May 28, 2009, 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 May 22, 2009. Any 
person who wishes to file a written statement can do so before or after 

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Council meeting. Written statements received by May 22, 2009, will be 
distributed to all members of the Council before any final discussion 
or vote is completed. Any statements received May 22, 2009, or after 
the meeting, will become part of the permanent meeting file and will be 
forwarded to the Council members for their information. Additional 
information about the Council is available at http://www.epa.gov/safewater/ndwac.

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: May 6, 2009.
Cynthia C. Dougherty,
Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
[FR Doc. E9-11210 Filed 5-12-09; 8:45 am]