Coast Guard prepares for 2012 NATO Summit

CHICAGO — The U.S. Coast Guard, acting as lead federal agency for maritime security during the 2012 NATO summit, will be conducting security patrols in the waterways surrounding the city of Chicago form May 18 to 22 to protect summit participants and the residents of Chicago. Security plans for the summit have been developed by a partnership of local, state and federal law enforcement and public...

Coast Guard announces security zones to be designated for upcoming NATO Summit

MILWAUKEE — The captain of the port of Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan announced Friday the publishing of a notice of proposed rulemaking, which designates four separate security zones on the waters of Chicago Harbor from May 16-24. The security zones have been designated to protect summit participants and the residents of Chicago during the two-day NATO summit, scheduled for May 20 and 21. The...