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to attainment of the PM–10 NAAQS. We is proposing to approve the 8-hour also be reached via electronic mail at
are also proposing to approve the Lake ozone redesignation request for the difrank.stacy@epa.gov.
Calumet maintenance plan, submitted Christian County, Kentucky portion of SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For
by the Illinois Environmental Protection the Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour additional information on the approval
Agency on August 2, 2005, and as ozone nonattainment area. Additionally, of Kentucky’s redesignation request and
supplemented on September 8, 2005, as EPA is proposing to approve the 8-hour maintenance plan for the Christian
a revision to the PM–10 SIP for this ozone maintenance plan for Christian County portion of the Clarksville-
area. County, Kentucky. This proposed Hopkinsville 8-hour ozone
III. Where Can I Find More Information approval is based on EPA’s nonattainment area, please see the
About This Proposal and the determination that the Commonwealth direct final rule which is published in
Corresponding Direct Final Rule? of Kentucky has demonstrated that the Final Rules section of this Federal
Christian County, Kentucky has met the Register.
For additional information, see the criteria for redesignation to attainment
Direct Final Rule which is located in the specified in the Clean Air Act (CAA), Dated: September 13, 2005.
Rules section of this Federal Register. including the determination that the A. Stanley Meiburg,
Copies of the request and the EPA’s entire Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour Acting, Regional Administrator, Region 4.
analysis are available electronically at ozone nonattainment area has attained [FR Doc. 05–18960 Filed 9–21–05; 8:45 am]
RME or in hard copy at the above the 8-hour ozone standard. On June 29, BILLING CODE 6560–50–P
address. (Please telephone Christos 2005, the State of Tennessee submitted
Panos, Environmental Engineer, at (312) a redesignation request and
353–8328 before visiting the Region 5 maintenance plan for the Montgomery, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
office.) Tennessee portion of this area for EPA AGENCY
Dated: September 12, 2005. parallel processing. In this action, EPA
Bharat Mathur, is also providing information on the 40 CFR Parts 52 and 81
Acting Regional Administrator, Region 5. status of its transportation conformity [R04–OAR–2005–TN–0007–200527(b); FRL–
[FR Doc. 05–18955 Filed 9–21–05; 8:45 am] adequacy determination for the new 7973–4]
BILLING CODE 6560–50–P motor vehicle emission budgets
(MVEBs) for the years 2004 and 2016 Approval and Promulgation of
that are contained in the 12-year 8-hour Implementation Plans and Designation
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ozone maintenance plan for Christian of Areas for Air Quality Planning
AGENCY County, Kentucky. EPA is proposing to Purposes; Tennessee; Redesignation
approve such MVEBs. In the Final Rules of the Montgomery County, Tennessee
40 CFR Parts 52 and 81 section of this Federal Register, EPA is Portion of the Clarksville-Hopkinsville
taking action to approve the 8-Hour Ozone Nonattainment Area to
[R04–OAR–2005–KY–0001–200521(b); FRL–
7973–1] redesignation request and maintenance Attainment
plan without prior proposal. A detailed AGENCY: Environmental Protection
Approval and Promulgation of rationale for the redesignation and other Agency (EPA).
Implementation Plans and Designation actions is set forth in the direct final
ACTION: Proposed rule.
of Areas for Air Quality Planning rule. If no adverse comments are
Purposes; Kentucky; Redesignation of received in response to this action, no SUMMARY: On August 10, 2005, the State
the Christian County, Kentucky Portion further activity is contemplated. If EPA of Tennessee, through the Tennessee
of the Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-Hour receives adverse comments, the direct Department of Environment and
Ozone Nonattainment Area to final rulemaking will be withdrawn and Conservation (TDEC), Air Pollution
Attainment for Ozone public comments received will be Control Division, submitted a final
addressed in a subsequent final rule request: To redesignate the Montgomery
AGENCY: Environmental Protection
based on this proposed rule. EPA will County, Tennessee portion of the
Agency (EPA).
not institute a second comment period Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour ozone
ACTION: Proposed rule.
on this document. Any parties nonattainment area to attainment for the
SUMMARY: On March 21, 2005, the interested in commenting on this 8-hour ozone National Ambient Air
Commonwealth of Kentucky, through document should do so at this time. Quality Standard (NAAQS), and to
the Kentucky Division for Air Quality DATES: Comments must be received on approve a Tennessee State
(KDAQ), submitted a request for parallel or before October 24, 2005. Implementation Plan (SIP) revision
processing and on May 20, 2005, containing a 12-year maintenance plan
ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to
submitted a final request: To redesignate for Montgomery County, Tennessee. The
Stacy DiFrank, Regulatory Development
the Christian County, Kentucky portion interstate Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-
Section, Air Planning Branch, Air,
of the Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour hour ozone nonattainment area is
Pesticides and Toxics Management
ozone nonattainment area to attainment comprised of two counties (i.e.,
Division, U.S. Environmental Protection
for the 8-hour ozone National Ambient Christian County, Kentucky and
Agency, Region 4, 61 Forsyth Street,
Air Quality Standard (NAAQS); and for Montgomery County, Tennessee). EPA
SW., Atlanta, Georgia 30303–8960.
EPA approval of a Kentucky State is approving the 8-hour ozone
Please follow the detailed instructions
Implementation Plan (SIP) revision redesignation request for the
described in the direct final rule,
containing a 12-year maintenance plan Montgomery County, Tennessee portion
ADDRESSES section which is published
for Christian County, Kentucky. The of the Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour
in the Rules Section of this Federal
interstate Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8- ozone nonattainment area. Additionally,
Register.
hour ozone nonattainment area is EPA is approving the 8-hour ozone
comprised of two counties (i.e., FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: maintenance plan for Montgomery
Christian County, Kentucky and Stacy DiFrank’s telephone number is County, Tennessee. This approval is
Montgomery County, Tennessee). EPA (404) 562–9042. Ms. Stacy DiFrank can based on EPA’s determination that the

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State of Tennessee has demonstrated DATES: Written comments must be hoffman.annemarie@epa.gov. Amanetta
that Montgomery County, Tennessee has received on or before October 24, 2005. Wood may be reached by phone at (404)
met the criteria for redesignation to ADDRESSES: Comments may be mailed to 562–9025 and via electronic mail at
attainment specified in the Clean Air Anne Marie Hoffman of the Regulatory wood.amanetta@epa.gov.
Act (CAA), including the determination Development Section or Amanetta
that the entire Clarksville-Hopkinsville SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For
Wood of the Air Quality Modeling and
8-hour ozone nonattainment area has additional information on the approval
Transportation Section at the Air
attained the 8-hour ozone standard. On Planning Branch, Air, Pesticides and of Tennessee’s redesignation request
March 21, 2005, the Commonwealth of Toxics Management Division, U.S. and maintenance plan for the
Kentucky submitted a redesignation Environmental Protection Agency, Montgomery County portion of the
request and maintenance plan for the Region 4, 61 Forsyth Street, SW., Clarksville-Hopkinsville 8-hour ozone
Christian County, Kentucky portion of Atlanta, Georgia 30303–8960. Please nonattainment area, please see the
this area for EPA parallel processing. In follow the detailed instructions direct final rule which is published in
this action, EPA is also providing the Final Rules section of this Federal
described in the direct final rule,
information on the status of its Register.
ADDRESSES section which is published
transportation conformity adequacy
in the Rules Section of this Federal Dated: September 13, 2005.
determination for the new motor vehicle
Register. A. Stanley Meiburg,
emissions budgets (MVEBs) for the year
2016 that are contained in the 12-year FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Acting Regional Administrator, Region 4.
8-hour ozone maintenance plan for Anne Marie Hoffman may be reached by [FR Doc. 05–18952 Filed 9–21–05; 8:45 am]
Montgomery County, Tennessee. EPA is phone at (404) 562–9074 and via BILLING CODE 6560–50–P
approving such MVEBs. electronic mail at

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