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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION

Mahoning Hydropower, LLC

Project No. P-13953

NOTICE OF INTENT TO FILE APPLICATION FOR ORIGINAL LICENSE Pursuant to 18 C.F.R. § 5.5, Mahoning Hydropower notifies the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission of its intention to file an Application for an Original License for the Lake Milton Hydroelectric Project, Project No. P-13953. The following information is provided consistent with the requirements of 18 C.F.R. § 5.5. The exact name and business address of the applicant(s) is: Applicant’s Name: Address: Mahoning Hydropower, LLC 11365 Normandy Lane Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023

Project Number: The FERC Project No. is P-13953 Unequivocal Statement of Intent: Mahoning Hydropower, LLC intends to file an application for an original license for the Project utilizing the Commission’s Traditional Licensing Process (TLP). See TLP request and justification letter attached in this package. Type of Principal Project Works to be Licensed: Existing dam, impoundment, intake facilities, outlet works, as well as proposed powerhouse, trashrack, and transmission line. Location of the Project: State or Territory: County: Township or nearby town:

Ohio Mahoning Lake Milton 650 KW

The installed capacity of the project is:

Names and Mailing Addresses of Entities Listed in 18 C.F.R. § 5.5(b)(8): (a) The County in which the Project is located, and in which any Federal Facility that is used or to be used by the Project is located: County Name: Address: Mahoning County 21 West Boardman St., Suite 200 Youngstown, OH 44503

(b)

Each city or town in which any part of the Project is located, and in which any Federal facility that is used or to be used by the Project is located. Milton Township Village of Craig Beach 15333 Palmyra Rd Diamond, OH 44412 2538 Grandview Rd PO Box 99 Lake Milton, Oh 4429

(c)

Each city or town that has a population of 5,000 or more people and is located within 15 miles of the existing Project dams: City of Canfield City of Girard City of Newton Falls City of Niles City of Ravenna City of Warren City of Youngstown 104 Lisbon Street Canfield, Oh 44406 100 W. Main St. Girard, OHIO 44420 19 N. Canal St. Newton Falls, Ohio 44444 34 W State St. Niles, OH 44446 200 Park Way Ravenna, Oh 44266 391 Mahoning Ave NW Warren OH 44483 20 W Federal St Youngstown, OH 44503

(d)

Each irrigation district, drainage district, or similar special purpose political subdivision in which any part of the Project is located, and in which any Federal facility that is used or to be used by the Project is located. There are no irrigation districts, drainage districts or similar special purpose political subdivisions within the project boundaries.

(e)

Each irrigation district, drainage district, or similar special purpose political subdivision that owns, operates, maintains, or uses any Project facility or any Federal facility that is or is proposed to be used by the Project. There are no irrigation districts, drainage districts or similar special purpose political subdivisions that own, operate, maintains or use any Project facility.

(f)

Every other political subdivision in the general area of the Project that there is reason to believe would likely be interested in, or affected by, this notification. There are no other know political subdivions in the general area of the project. In an email dated April 5, 2010 from Lou Chiarella of the Northeast Regional Office of the NOAA Fisheries Service, he stated there are no NOAA trust resources located in this area that would require consultation.

(g)

Affected Indian Tribes. The Bureau of Indian Affairs indicates there are no Indian Tribes that would be affected by this project.

(h)

Other interested agencies or stakeholders.

Lake Milton State Park

16801 Mahoning Ave. Lake Milton, Oh 44429 50 W. Town, Suite 700 Columbus, Ohio 43215 1982 Velma Avenue Columbus, OH 43211 2045 Morse Road, Building G, Columbus, Ohio 43229 2200 William S. Moorhead Federal Building 1000 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4186 16910 Overlook Way Lake Milton OH 44429

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Ohio Historical Society

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

USACE- Pittsburgh District

Lake Milton Association

CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that I caused to be served, by U.S. First Class Mail, the Notice of Intent to File Application for Original License upon all interested parties designated on the attached service list in the Lake Milton Hydroelectric Project, Project No. P-13953, in accordance with Rule 2010 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 C.F.R. § 385.2010. May 18, 2011 _____________________________ Signature

LAKE MILTON HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT (P-13953) INTERESTED PARTIES MAILING LIST Paul Wolf, President Lake Milton Association 16910 Overlook Way Lake Milton OH 44429 Lake Milton State Park 16801 Mahoning Ave. Lake Milton, Oh 44429 Milton Township 15333 Palmyra Rd Diamond, OH 44412 Village of Craig Beach 2538 Grandview Rd PO Box 99 Lake Milton, Oh 4429 Mahoning County 21 West Boardman St., Suite 200 Youngstown, OH 44503County Ohio Environmental Protection Agency 50 W. Town, Suite 700 Columbus, Ohio 43215 Ohio Department of Natural Resources 2045 Morse Road, Bldg G Columbus, Ohio 43229 Ohio Historical Society 1982 Velma Avenue Columbus, OH 43211

Ohio Historic Preservation Office Resource Protection & Review 567 East Hudson Street Columbus, Ohio 43211-1030 USACE - Pittsburgh District ATTN: Jeffery Benedict, P.E. 2200 William S. Moorhead Federal Building 1000 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4186 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 4625 Morse Rd. Suit 104 Columbus, Oh 43230-8355 Department of the Interior Office of Environmental Affairs Room 2340 MIB 1849 C Street, NW Washington, DC 20240 US Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division 550 Main Street Cincinnati, OH 45202-7411 Bureau of Land Management Office of Lands 7450 Boston Blvd. Springfield, VA 22153-3121