[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 156 (Friday, August 12, 2016)]
[Page 53400]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-19160]



Forest Service

Southwest Mississippi Resource Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: The Southwest Mississippi Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) 
will meet in Meadville, Mississippi. The committee is authorized under 
the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act (the Act) 
and operates in compliance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The 
purpose of the committee is to improve collaborative relationships and 
to provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service concerning 
projects and funding consistent with Title II of the Act. RAC 
information can be found at the following Web site: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/r8/recreation/racs.

DATE: The meeting will be held on September 15, 2016, at 6 p.m.
    All RAC meetings are subject to cancellation. For status of meeting 
prior to attendance, please contact the person listed under FOR FURTHER 

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Franklin County Public 
Library, 106 First Street, Meadville, Mississippi.
    Written comments may be submitted as described under SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION. All comments, including names and addresses when provided, 
are placed in the record and are available for public inspection and 
copying. The public may inspect comments received at the Homochitto 
National Forest, 1200 Highway 184 East, Meadville, Mississippi. Please 
call ahead to facilitate entry into the building.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bruce Prud'homme, Designated Federal 
Officer, by phone at 601-384-5876, ext.17 or via email at 
[email protected].
    Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 
between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, Monday through 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to:
    1. Welcome new members,
    2. Nominate new chairperson,
    3. Provide updates on the RAC (Information Sharing),
    4. Discuss funding availability for projects, and
    5. Discuss and recommend new projects.
    The meeting is open to the public. The agenda will include time for 
people to make oral statements of three minutes or less. Individuals 
wishing to make an oral statement should request in writing by 
September 7, 2016, to be scheduled on the agenda. Anyone who would like 
to bring related matters to the attention of the committee may file 
written statements with the committee staff before or after the 
meeting. Written comments and requests for time to make oral comments 
must be sent to Bill Meriwether, RAC Coordinator, 1200 Highway 184 
East, Meadville, Mississippi 39653; or by email to 
[email protected], or via facsimile to 601-384-2172.
    Meeting Accommodations: If you are a person requiring reasonable 
accommodation, please make requests in advance for sign language 
interpreting, assistive listening devices, or other reasonable 
accommodation. For access to the facility or proceedings, please 
contact the person listed in the section titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. All reasonable accommodation requests are managed on a case by 
case basis.

    Dated: August 1, 2016.
Bruce Prudhomme,
District Ranger.
[FR Doc. 2016-19160 Filed 8-11-16; 8:45 am]