[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 45 (Tuesday, March 8, 2011)]
[Page 12757]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-5087]

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Notice of Lodging Proposed Consent Decree

    In accordance with Departmental Policy, 28 CFR 50.7, notice is 
hereby given that a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. John R. 
Cumbie, Civil No. 2:08-CV-01825-RMG, was lodged with the United States 
District of South Carolina on March 1, 2011.
    This proposed Consent Decree concerns a complaint filed by the 
United States against Defendant John R. Cumbie, pursuant to Sections 
301 and 404 of the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1311 and 1344, to obtain 
injunctive relief and impose civil penalties against Defendant for 
violating the Clean Water Act by discharging fill material into waters 
of the United States. The proposed Consent Decree resolves these 
allegations by requiring Defendant to restore the impacted areas and to 
perform mitigation and to pay a civil penalty. The proposed Consent 
Decree also provides for Defendant to perform a supplemental 
environmental project. The Department of Justice will accept written 
comments relating to this proposed Consent Decree for thirty (30) days 
from the date of publication of this Notice. Please address comments to 
Martin F. McDermott, United States Department of Justice, Environment & 
Natural Resources Division, Environmental Defense Section, P.O. Box 
23986, Washington, DC 20026-3986, and refer to United States v. John R. 
Cumbie, Civil No. 2:08-CV-01825-RMG, DJ  90-5-1-1-17164.
    The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Clerk's Office, 
United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, 
Hollings Judicial Center, Meeting Street at Broad, Charleston, SC 
    In addition, the proposed Consent Decree may be viewed at http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_Decrees.html.

Maureen M. Katz,
Assistant Section Chief, Environment & Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 2011-5087 Filed 3-7-11; 8:45 am]