Coast Guard saves 3 after medical emergency in Elliot Bay, WA

Coast Guard saves 3 after medical emergency in Elliot Bay, WA
Coast Guard 25-foot Response Boat-Small File PhotoSEATTLE — The Coast Guard saved three people Saturday following a medical emergency aboard a 45-foot sailing vessel in Elliot Bay. An adult male aboard a sailing boat used a marine-band radio to hail watchstanders at the 13th Coast Guard District at about 12:25 p.m. Saturday and report his two young daughters were suffering from symptoms commonly...

U.S. Coast Guard is seeking public comment on the Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard is seeking comment on the Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking establishing a safety zone in Seattle’s Elliot Bay at Pier 66. The SNPRM was published in the Federal Register on Nov. 24, 2010. Comments and related material must be submitted to the docket on or before Dec. 27, 2010. The SNPRM amends its proposed regulation to establish a permanent safety zone...