Citizens' Council's Recertification Application Available for Public Review
The Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council is seeking recertification as the alternative voluntary advisory group for Prince William Sound, as authorized under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90). The application has been submitted to the U.S. Coast Guard, which is charged with assessing whether the council fosters the general goals and purposes of OPA 90 and is broadly representative of communities and interests as envisioned under OPA 90.
The recertification application is available for public review on the council’s website at http://www.pwsrcac.org/about/index.html#Recert.
To obtain a printed copy, contact the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens' Advisory Council, 3709 Spenard Road, Suite 100, Anchorage, Alaska 99503. Call (907) 277-7222 or toll-free (800) 478-7221.
Comments on the council's application for recertification need to reach the Coast Guard in Washington DC by February 22, 2011 at the following address:
Docket Management Facility (M–30)
U.S. Department of Transportation
West Building Ground Floor
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE.
Washington, DC 20590–0001Comments should reference USCG-2010-1127, which is the docket number of the Coast Guard’s Federal Register notice about the council's recertification.
Posted: January 12, 2011