Coast Guard imposes waterway restrictions around the Mackinac Bridge

Coast Guard imposes waterway restrictions around the Mackinac Bridge
Coast Guard file photo of the Mackinac Bridge by Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher M. Yaw SAULT STE MARIE, Mich., — The Coast Guard will enact a temporary security zone around the Mackinac Bridge as a security measure for the 2017 Annual Labor Day Bridge Walk Monday from 6 a.m., until event conclusion. Per 33 C.F.R. §165.928, the security zone includes all waters on either side of the Mackinac...

Coast Guard announces waterway restrictions for Macy’s 4th of July fireworks display

Coast Guard announces waterway restrictions for Macy’s 4th of July fireworks display
Fireworks burst above the Coast Guard Cutter Harry Claiborne (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Bill Colclough) NEW YORK – The U.S. Coast Guard will establish and will strictly enforce regulated areas on the East River for the annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks display, Monday. A section of the river, south of the Queensboro Bridge and north of the Manhattan Bridge will...

Coast Guard to establish security zone for the presidential inauguration

Coast Guard to establish security zone for the presidential inauguration
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard will establish a temporary security zone in designated waters of the National Capital Region for the presidential inauguration effective Jan. 20 through Jan. 22. At certain times during this period, security zone enforcement may limit or prohibit navigation by commercial and recreational waterway users. The security zone will include the Potomac River from the Francis...

Special Local Regulation established for Thunderboat Regatta

SAN DIEGO –U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego has established a Special Local Regulation (SLP) for the Thunderboat Regatta scheduled to be held September 17-19 on Mission Bay.