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NOTICE OF APPLICATION

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION

Portland General Electric Company                Project No. 2195-088

NOTICE OF APPLICATION ACCEPTED FOR FILING, SOLICITING MOTIONS TO INTERVENE AND PROTESTS, READY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS, AND SOLICITING COMMENTS, RECOMMENDATIONS, TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AND FISHWAY PRESCRIPTIONS

(June 13, 2013)

Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:

a.      Application Type:  Non-capacity amendment of license to install minimum flow turbine generating units

b. Project No.:  2195-088

c. Date Filed:  April 10, 2013

d. Applicant:  Portland General Electric Company

e. Name of Project:  Clackamas River Hydroelectric Project

f. Location:  On the Oak Grove Fork of the Clackamas River and the mainstem of the Clackamas River in Clackamas County, Oregon.  The project occupies federal lands within the Mt. Hood National Forest, under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Forest Service, and a reservation of the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management.

g. Filed Pursuant to:  Federal Power Act, 16 USC 791a – 825r

h.  Applicant Contact:  Julie A. Keil, Director of Hydro Licensing and Water Rights, Portland General Electric Company, 121 SW Salmon Street, Portland, OR  97204, (503) 464-8864.

i. FERC Contact:  Mark Pawlowski, telephone: (202) 502-6052, or e-mail address: mark.pawlowski@ferc.gov.

j. Deadline for filing motions to intervene and protests, comments, recommendations, terms and conditions, and fishway prescriptions is 60 days from the issuance date of this notice by the Commission.
All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet.  See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp.  Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp.  You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments.  For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at 1-866-208-3676, or for TTY, (202) 502-8659.  Although the Commission strongly encourages electronic filing, documents may also be paper-filed.  To paper-file, mail a copy to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE, Washington, DC  20426.  Please include the project number (P-2195-088) on any comments or motions filed.

k.  Description of Request:  Portland General Electric (licensee) proposes to construct, operate and maintain small turbine facilities at four locations:  1) a powerhouse at the base of Timothy Lake Dam housing two approximately 0.85-megawatt (MW) turbines, 2) a powerhouse at Crack-in-the-Ground located downstream of Lake Harriet housing a 1.0- MW turbine, 3) a powerhouse housing a 0.135-MW turbine utilizing return flows from the juvenile downstream migrant collection systems and the North Fork fishway adult fish trap, and 4)  a turbine and an 0.850-MW turbine and induction generator utilizing North Fork fishway attraction flows.  The total capacity of the 136.645-MW Clackamas River Hydroelectric Project would increase by approximately 3.8 MW.

l. Locations of the Application:  A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street, NE, Room 2A, Washington, D.C. 20426, or by calling (202) 502-8371.  This filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document.  You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects.  For assistance, call 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502-8659.  A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above.

m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.

n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene:  Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214.  In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding.  Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application.

o.  Filing and Service of Responsive Documents:  All filings must (1) bear in all capital letters the title “PROTEST”, “MOTION TO INTERVENE”, “COMMENTS,” “REPLY COMMENTS,” “RECOMMENDATIONS,” ” TERMS AND CONDITIONS,” or “FISHWAY PRESCRIPTIONS;” (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005.  All comments, recommendations, terms and conditions or prescriptions must set forth their evidentiary basis and otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b).  All comments, recommendations, terms and conditions or prescriptions should relate to project works which are the subject of the license amendment.  Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant.  A copy of any protest or motion to intervene must be served upon each representative of the applicant specified in the particular application.  If an intervener files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency.  A copy of all other filings in reference to this application must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010.

p. As provided for in 18 CFR 4.34(b)(5)(i), a license applicant must file, no later than 60 days following the date of issuance of this notice of acceptance and ready for environmental analysis:  (1) a copy of the water quality certification; (2) a copy of the request for certification, including proof of the date on which the certifying agency received the request; or (3) evidence of waiver of water quality certification.

q. e-Filing:  Motions to intervene, protests, comments, recommendations, terms and conditions, and fishway prescriptions may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper.  See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s web site at http://www.ferc.gov  under the “e Filing” link.

Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
Publish 06/19/2013.                                            CLK12865

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
BEFORE THE CITY COUNCIL
ORDINANCE 2610

Meeting Date, Time, and Location
Tuesday, December 18, 6:00 p.m.
City Council Chambers
380 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR  97034
Nature of Hearing
The City Council is scheduled to conduct a public hearing and vote on Ordinance 2610.  The ordinance would renew the non exclusive franchise with Portland General Electric (PGE) to provide electric and power service in Lake Oswego.
ORDINANCE 2610

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO GRANTING PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY A FRANCHISE TO OPERATE AN ELECTRIC LIGHT AND POWER SYSTEM IN THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO, OREGON.

Staff Contacts:
Inquiries regarding the proposal may be directed to:
Jordan Wheeler, Assistant to the City Manager
E-Mail:  jwheeler@ci.oswego.or.us
Phone:  (503) 697-7414

Copies of this Ordinance will be available one week before the meeting in the City Recorder’s Office and will also be available at the December 18, 2012 meeting.  For more information, contact Catherine Schneider, City Recorder, at 503-675-3984.
How to Comment:
Bring or mail written comments to:
Catherine Schneider, City Recorder
Phone:  (503) 675-3984
Third Floor, City Hall    Fax:  (503) 697-6594
380 A Avenue
Post Office Box 369
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
E-mail:  cschneider@ci.oswego.or.us

You may attend the hearing and comment under the section for public testimony.  For more about the hearing procedures, contact staff.
Decision:
The City Council is scheduled to vote on adoption of Ordinance 2610
Time Limits on Testimony:
The purpose of time limits on testimony is to provide all interested persons with an adequate opportunity to present and respond to testimony while at the same time ensuring that the hearing can be conducted in an efficient and expeditious manner.  The following time limits on testimony shall be observed, but may be changed by the Council:
Testimony will be taken in the following order: in support of amendment, in opposition to amendment, neutral.
* 10 minutes for a representative of a recognized neighborhood association, homeowner association, or government agency, or other incorporated public interest organization;
* 5 minutes for other persons.
Publish 12/6/2012.                      LOR12880

NOTICE OF APPLICATION

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION

Portland General Electric Company            Project No. 2195-079

NOTICE OF APPLICATION ACCEPTED FOR FILING, SOLICITING MOTIONS TO INTERVENE, PROTESTS, AND COMMENTS

(August 27, 2012)

Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:

a. Type of Application:  Amendment of License

b. Project No:  2195-079

c. Date Filed:  August 3, 2012

d. Applicant:  Portland General Electric Company

e. Name of Project:     Clackamas River Hydroelectric Project

f. Location:  On the Oak Grove Fork of the Clackamas River and the mainstem of the Clackamas River in Clackamas County, Oregon.  The project occupies federal lands within the Mt. Hood National Forest, under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Forest Service, and a reservation of the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management.

g. Filed Pursuant to:  Federal Power Act, 16 USC 791(a) – 825(r)

h. Applicant Contact:  Julie A. Keil, Director of Hydro Licensing and Water Rights, Portland General Electric Company, 121 SW Salmon Street, Portland, OR  97204, (503) 464-8864.

i. FERC Contact:  Jeremy Jessup, (202) 502-6779, Jeremy.Jessup@ferc.gov.

j. Deadline for filing motions to intervene, protests, and comments is 30 days from the issuance date of this notice.

All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet.  See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp.  If unable to be filed electronically, documents may be paper-filed.  To paper-file, an original and seven copies should be mailed to:  The Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE, Washington, DC  20426.  Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp.  You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments.

Please include the project number (P-2195-079) on any motions, protests, or comments filed.

k. Description of Application:  The licensee proposes to amend the license for the Clackamas River Hydroelectric Project to remove two transmission lines that are no longer primary transmission lines.  The licensee is requesting to delete the 17-mile Faraday-McLoughlin double-circuit transmission line and the 2.7-mile River Mill-Faraday transmission line from the project.  The license’s application states that both of the transmission lines function as part of the licensee’s transmission and distribution system and are not jurisdictional under Part 1 of the Federal Power Act.  The proposed amendment will reduce the amount of lands of the United States that the project occupies by 1.4 acres.

l. Locations of the Application:  A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street, NE, Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502-8371.  This filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp.  Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document.  You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects.  For assistance, call (866) 208- 3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502-8659.  A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above.

m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.

n. Motions to Intervene, Protests, and Comments:  Anyone may submit a motion to intervene, protest, or comments in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214.  In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding.  Any motions to intervene, protests, or comments must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application.

o. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents:  Any filing must:  (1) bear in all capital letters the title “MOTION TO INTERVENE,” “PROTEST,” or “COMMENTS” as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person intervening, protesting, or commenting; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005.  All motions to intervene, protests, or comments must set forth their evidentiary basis and otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b).  All motions to intervene, protests, or comments should relate to project works which are the subject of the application.  Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant.  A copy of any motion to intervene or protest must be served upon each representative of the applicant specified in the particular application.  If an intervener files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency.  A copy of all other filings in reference to this application must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010.

Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
Publish 09/05/2012.                                            CLK12653