DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(Docket No. 16-92)
Foreign-Trade Zone 59--Lincoln, NE: Application for Expansion
Thursday, June 11, 1992
An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board
(the Board) by the Lincoln Foreign Trade Zone, Inc., grantee of FTZ 59,
requesting authority to expand its zone in Lincoln, Nebraska. The
application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the FTZ Act, as
amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part
400). It was formally filed on June 2, 1992.
FTZ 59 was approved on August 27, 1980 (Board Order 163, 45 FR 58637,
9/4/80). The zone is currently located at a site (250,000 sq. ft.) within
the Lincoln Airpark West industrial park, adjacent to the Lincoln Municipal
Airport. The site is owned by the Lincoln Airport Authority and operated by
The applicant is now requesting authority to expand the zone to include the
Lincoln Airpark North industrial park (372 acres), located directly north
of the current site. It is owned by the Airport Authority and zone activity
would be supervised by the grantee.
No manufacturing requests are being made at this time. Such approvals would
be requested from the Board on a case-by-case basis.
In accordance with the Board's regulations (as revised, 56 FR 50790-50808,
10- 8-91), a member of the FTZ Staff has been designated examiner to
investigate the application and report to the Board.
Public comment on the application is invited from interested parties.
Submissions (original and 3 copies) shall be adddressed to the Board's
Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their
receipt is August 10, 1992. Rebuttal comments in response to material
submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the
subsequent 15-day period (to August 25, 1992).
A copy of the application and accompanying exhibits will be available for
public inspection at each of the following locations:
U.S. Department of Commerce, District Office,
11133 "O" Street,
Omaha, NE 68137.
Office of the Executive Secretary,
Foreign-Trade Zones Board,
U.S. Department of Commerce, room 3716,
14th & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.,
Washington, DC. 20230.
Dated: June 4, 1992.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
(FR Doc. 92-13797 Filed 6-10-92; 8:45 am)