Coast Guard establishes safety zone for New Year’s Eve celebration

Coast Guard establishes safety zone for New Year's Eve celebration
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard reminds boaters to exercise caution and practice safe boating within the waters of Central and Southern California harbors while enjoying the New Year’s holiday weekend. The Coast Guard urges boaters not to launch or use fireworks aboard a vessel as they can be mistaken as a sign of distress, needlessly attracting Coast Guard and other rescue resources. It...

Coast Guard establishes safety zone for San Francisco New Year’s Eve fireworks

Coast Guard establishes safety zone for San Francisco New Year's Eve fireworks
San Francisco New Year’s Eve fireworks safety zone. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard encourages boaters to take the proper fireworks precautions to ensure a safe and enjoyable weekend on the water for the New Year’s holiday weekend. The Coast Guard urges boaters not to launch or use fireworks aboard a vessel as they can be mistaken as a sign of distress, needlessly...