Coast Guard approves temporary bridge closure near Fort Lauderdale for repairs

Coast Guard approves temporary bridge closure near Fort Lauderdale for repairs
MIAMI — The Coast Guard has approved the temporary closure of the Florida East Coast Railroad Bridge to marine traffic across the New River near Fort Lauderdale. The temporary closure of the bridge granted to All Aboard Florida is scheduled from 12:01 a.m. Feb. 11 until no later than 12:01 a.m. Feb. 23 and is necessary to complete required repairs to the bridge. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Port Condition Whiskey set in Miami, Fort Lauderdale

Port Condition Whiskey set in Miami, Fort Lauderdale
Mariners strongly urged to prepare now for Tropical Storm Isaac MIAMI – Effective 6 p.m., Thursday, Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP), Capt. Chris Scraba, increased port conditions for the Port of Miami and Port Everglades to Whiskey, due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Tropical Storm Isaac may arrive within 48 hours. The Port of Miami and Port Everglades are currently...