Head of Coast Guard on Great Lakes speaks at Border Management Summit

Head of Coast Guard on Great Lakes speaks at Border Management Summit
CLEVELAND — Representatives from the Coast Guard along with fellow federal, state and international partners met at a two-day border management summit held in Detroit, Monday and Tuesday. Agencies involved in the border management summit include: Coast Guard; U.S. Customs and Border Protection; Department of Homeland Security; O Division Royal Canadian Mounted Police; and Michigan State Police. The...

Coast Guard releases Great Lakes Maritime Strategy

CLEVELAND – The Coast Guard is releasing the Great Lakes Maritime Strategy, a multi-year plan for Coast Guard activities in the region, today. Rear Adm. Michael N. Parks, commander of the Ninth Coast Guard District, is scheduled to present the strategy at the 2011 Traverse City Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner tonight in Traverse City, Mich. The Great Lakes Maritime Strategy describes a five-year...

Ninth Coast Guard District to hold change of command

CLEVELAND – Rear Adm. Michael N. Parks will relieve Rear Adm. Peter V. Neffenger as Commander of the Ninth Coast Guard District in an official change-of-command ceremony, Monday, April 26, 2010, at 1 p.m.