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 alerting boaters of safety zones, no wake zones during Tall Ships Festival

Coast Guard alerting boaters of safety zones, no wake zones during Tall Ships Festival
CHICAGO — The Coast Guard is alerting boaters that it has established safety zones for this week’s Tall Ships festival and that the zones will be in effect beginning at midnight Aug. 6 through midnight Aug. 13. Boaters will not be allowed to transit within 100 yards of any of the vessels during the Parade of Sail on Wednesday, while the vessels are underway any other day, or while they are...