Great Lakes Advisory Board Notice for Virtual Meeting

CourtEnvironmental Protection Agency
Citation87 FR 16183
Record Number2022-06042
Published date22 March 2022
Federal Register, Volume 87 Issue 55 (Tuesday, March 22, 2022)
[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 55 (Tuesday, March 22, 2022)]
                [Pages 16183-16184]
                From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
                [FR Doc No: 2022-06042]
                Great Lakes Advisory Board Notice for Virtual Meeting
                AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
                ACTION: Notice of Public Meeting for Great Lakes Advisory Board.
                SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), the
                Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides notice of a public
                meeting for the Great Lakes Advisory Board. Pre-registration is
                DATES: This virtual public meeting will be held on April 6th, 2022,
                from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Central Daylight Time. Members of the
                public seeking to view the meeting must register by 3:00 p.m. Central
                Daylight Time on April 1st, 2022. Members of the public seeking to make
                comments relevant to issues discussed at the virtual meeting must
                register and indicate a request to make oral and/or written public
                comments in advance of the meeting. For information on how to register,
                please see [How do I participate in the meeting] below.
                FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Todd Nettesheim, Acting Designated
                Federal Officer (DFO), at [email protected] or 312-353-9153.
                I. General Information
                 The GLAB is chartered in accordance with the Federal Advisory
                Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix 2, as amended) and 41
                CFR 102-3.50(d). The Advisory Board provides advice and recommendations
                on matters related to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. The
                Advisory Board also advises on domestic matters related to
                implementation of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement between the
                U.S. and Canada. The major objectives are to provide advice and
                recommendations on: Great Lakes protection and restoration activities;
                long-term goals, objectives, and priorities for Great Lakes protection
                and restoration; and other issues identified
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                by the Great Lakes Interagency Task Force/Regional Working Group.
                II. How do I participate in the remote public meeting?
                A. Remote Meeting
                 This meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting on April 6th,
                2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Central Daylight Time. You must
                register by 3:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time on April 1st, 2022 to
                receive information on how to participate. You may also submit written
                or oral comments for the committee by following the processes outlined
                B. Registration
                 Individual registration is required for participation in this
                meeting. Information on registration for this meeting can be found at
       When registering,
                please provide your name, email, organization, city, and state. Please
                also indicate whether you would like to provide oral and/or written
                comments during the meeting at the time of registration.
                C. Procedures for Providing Public Comments
                 Oral Statements: In general, oral comments at this virtual
                conference will be limited to the Public Comments portions of the
                meeting agenda. Members of the public may provide oral comments limited
                to up to three minutes per individual or group and may submit further
                information as written comments. Persons interested in providing oral
                statements should register at for the meeting and indicate your interest to
                provide public comments. Oral commenters will be provided an
                opportunity to speak in the order in which their request was received
                by the DFO and to the extent permitted by the number of comments and
                the scheduled length of the meeting. Persons not able to provide oral
                comments during the meeting will be given an opportunity to provide
                written comments after the meeting.
                 Written Statements: Persons interested in providing written
                statements pertaining to this committee meeting may do so by indicating
                at Written
                comments will be accepted before and during the public meeting for
                consideration by the Great Lakes Advisory Board members.
                D. Availability of Meeting Materials
                 The meeting agenda and other materials for the virtual conference
                will be posted on the GLAB website at
                E. Accessibility
                 Persons with disabilities who wish to request reasonable
                accommodations to participate in this event may contact the Acting DFO
                at [email protected] or 312-353-9153 by 3:00 p.m. Central
                Daylight Time on April 1st, 2022. All final meeting materials will be
                posted to the GLAB website in an accessible format following the
                meeting, as well as a written summary of this meeting.
                 Dated: March 16, 2022.
                Debra Shore,
                Regional Administrator & Great Lakes National Program Manager, U.S. EPA
                Region 5.
                [FR Doc. 2022-06042 Filed 3-21-22; 8:45 am]
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