Coast Guard establishes regulated navigation area in Intercoastal Waterway

Coast Guard establishes regulated navigation area in Intercoastal Waterway
MIAMI — There will be an enforced regulated navigation area with an enforced 15-knot speed limit in the Intercoastal Waterway, extending from Buena Vista, Miami, to Black Point, Miami, from 7 p.m. July 4, 2015, until 2 a.m. July 5, 2015. All vessels within the regulated navigation area are: ·     Required to transit the area at no more than 15 knots. ·     Subject to control by the Coast...

Coast Guard seeks comment for new regulated navigation area in Oahu

Coast Guard seeks comment for new regulated navigation area in Oahu
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is seeking public comment on a proposal of a permanent regulated navigation area, enforcement of which would take place only during times when a tsunami warning is issued for the Hawaiian Islands by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. Tsunami warnings require the evacuation of a large number of vessels from their respective harbors. Following the evacuation, these vessels...

Coast Guard schedules third public meeting for Proposed Rulemaking

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard has scheduled a third meeting to receive oral and written comments on a proposed rule to establish Regulated Navigation Areas along the Oregon and Washington coasts. The meeting will take place in Coos Bay, Ore., Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at: The Red Lion Hotel 1313 N. Bayshore Drive Coos Bay, OR 97420 (541) 267-4141 The proposed rule would realign current procedures...

Coast Guard seeks comment on safety zone on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard is seeking public comment on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking establishing a regulated navigation area and safety zone on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, near Romeoville, Ill.