Coast Guard to open bay of Green Bay to shipping

Coast Guard to open bay of Green Bay to shipping
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Cutter Mobile Bay file photo by Petty Officer First Class Carolyn Cihelka. SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — Coast Guard Cutters Mackinaw and Mobile Bay will commence ice breaking operations on the bay of Green Bay, Tuesday. The Coast Guard will commence Spring Breakout to prepare regional waterways...

Coast Guard continues ice breaking operations for bay of Green Bay

Coast Guard continues ice breaking operations for bay of Green Bay
Coast Guard Cutter Mackiaw File Photo MILWAUKEE — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to break ice at approximately 8 a.m. Monday and Tuesday in support of Operation Taconite for two shipments arriving in the Port of Green Bay. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Ice breaking transits will increase in frequency for the first three weeks...

Coast Guard begins ice breaking operations for bay of Green Bay

Coast Guard begins ice breaking operations for bay of Green Bay
Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw File Photo MILWAUKEE — The Coast Guard has commenced ice breaking operations in the bay of Green Bay, Thursday, to ensure the safe navigation and overall safe transport of economically-significant commercial shipments. Ice breaking efforts will continue periodically throughout the months of December 2017 and January 2018. In support of the Port of Green Bay, the Coast...

Coast Guard prepares for bay of Green Bay ice breaking operations

Coast Guard prepares for bay of Green Bay ice breaking operations
MILWAUKEE — The U.S. Coast Guard has announced that commercial fuel shipping activity into the Port of Green Bay will conclude by Jan. 20,  2017.  At that time, in conjunction with the Green Bay (Brown County) Port Director, the Coast Guard will signal the end of the local navigation season and close the southern portion of the bay to shipping. For the rest of Green Bay, once the bulk of the commercial...

Coast Guard prepares for bay of Green Bay ice breaking operations

Coast Guard prepares for bay of Green Bay ice breaking operations
MILWAUKEE — In January 2017 the U.S. Coast Guard will commence ice breaking operations in the bay of Green Bay to ensure the safe navigation and overall safe transport of economically-significant commercial shipments. In support of the Port of Green Bay, the Coast Guard will establish and maintain tracks through the ice from Rock Island Passage to the Fox River. The tracks through the ice will extend...

Coast Guard to enforce safety zones for Tall Ships Festival in Door County

Coast Guard to enforce safety zones for Tall Ships Festival in Door County
GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Port of Green Bay will hold its Tall Ships Festival from Friday through Sunday. The U.S. Coast Guard has established and will enforce a safety zone around each tall ship participating in the festival while navigating in the Great Lakes. Due to the limited maneuverability of the tall ships and to ensure safe steerage, all spectators and commercial vessels are required to maintain...

Coast Guard to break ice in Green Bay Shipping Channel

Coast Guard to break ice in Green Bay Shipping Channel
MILWAUKEE — The Coast Guard is advising Green Bay area residents that Coast Guard Cutter Mobile Bay is scheduled to conduct ice-breaking operations on the Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal and on Green Bay south of Green Island Monday and Tuesday. This ice-breaking operation is part of a greater ice-breaking effort across the Great Lakes known as Operation Taconite, which is managed by Coast Guard Sector...