Coast Guard Cutter Neah Bay breaks ice to reduce flooding risk near Lorain, Ohio

Coast Guard Cutter Neah Bay breaks ice to reduce flooding risk near Lorain, Ohio
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard Cutter Neah Bay broke ice Friday afternoon in the Port of Lorain, Ohio, in an attempt to prevent ice jams from forming and causing flooding of the surrounding areas. The cutter responded to a request from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the lead federal agency for flood mitigation and response, who determined that the area would benefit from ice-breaking operations. The...