Coast Guard to begin construction of new Menemsha boathouse

BOSTON — The Coast Guard has received all necessary regulatory permits to commence construction of a new boathouse at Coast Guard Station Menemsha on Martha’s Vineyard in early September, 2013. The original 6,000 square-foot boathouse, built in 1941, was destroyed by fire on July 12, 2010. A joint investigation, completed in 2011 by local, state, and federal authorities, was unable to determine...