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                           (Cite as: 58 FR 50330)


                           DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

                               (Docket 51-93)

      Foreign-Trade Zone 76, Bridgeport, CT; Application for Expansion

                         Monday, September 27, 1993

An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the 
Board) by the City of Bridgeport, Connecticut, grantee of FTZ 76, requesting 
authority to expand its zone in Bridgeport, Connecticut, within the 
Bridgeport Customs port of entry. The application was submitted pursuant to 
the provisions of the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 
81a-81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was 
formally filed on September 16, 1993.

FTZ 76 was approved on March 26, 1982 (Board Order 186, 47 FR 14932,
4/7/82). Minor boundary modifications of the zone site were authorized in
1990, 1991 and 1992 (A-25-90, A-26-91, and A-30-92), and the zone currently
consists of a temporary site (Site 1-3 acres) located at 939 Barnum Avenue,
within the 13- acre International Enterprise Park, Bridgeport (expires

The applicant is now requesting authority to expand the zone to include
five new sites (proposed Sites 2-6):
Site 2--(14 acres) Campus Office Park, 480 Barnum Avenue, Bridgeport, owned
by Campus Office Park Associates.
Site 3--(36 acres) Bridgeport Brass Facility, 427 Housatonic Avenue,
Bridgeport, owned by D'Addario Industries.
Site 4--(50 acres) Carpenter Technology Site, south of the I-95 and
Seaview/Stratford Avenue interchange, Bridgeport, owned by Carpenter
Technology, Inc.
Site 5--(20 acres) Cilco Terminal, 315-441 Seaview Avenue, Bridgeport
Harbor, Bridgeport, owned by New Haven Terminal, Inc.
Site 6--(353 acres) Remington Woods, 615 Asylum Street, Bridgeport, owned
by Remington Arms Company, Inc.

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 addressed to the Board's
Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their
receipt is November 26, 1993. Rebuttal comments in response to material
submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the
subsequent 15-day period (to December 13, 1993).

A copy of the application and accompanying exhibits will be available for
public inspection at each of the following locations:
Office of the Port Director, 
U.S. Customs Service, 
120 Middle Street,
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06609.

Office of the Executive Secretary, 
Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
U.S. Department of Commerce, room 3716,
14th & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: September 17, 1993.

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,

Executive Secretary.

(FR Doc. 93-23635 Filed 9-24-93; 8:45 am)