Coast Guard clears Hylebos waterway

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port in Seattle cleared the Hylebos waterway to all marine traffic on Friday, Dec. 19th, 2008. This lifts the safety zone that had been set around a submerged barge, restricting commercial vessels from transiting the waterway.

Coast Guard restricts vessel traffic through Hylebos Waterway

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Seattle has ordered the immediate closure, until further notice, of the Hylebos Waterway in Tacoma, Wash., to all large, oceangoing vessels and restrictions through this waterway for tug, barge and all other boating traffic.