Portland based Coast Guard Cutter launching “Own the Coast” campaign with move to new moorings

USCG Cutter Jefferson Island File PhotoPORTLAND, Maine — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Jefferson Island, a Portland-based 110-foot patrol boat, will permanently move from its current moorings at the Coast Guard base in South Portland across the Fore River to the newly renovated Coast Guard pier at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, Thursday, December 30th. The 16-person crew and their spouses will...