Coast Guard establishes a webcast address for CG-1705 memorial service

Sacramento, Calif. — The U.S. Coast Guard has established a webcast address for the CG-1705 memorial service scheduled for Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at 11 a.m.

Coast Guard holds public meetings to receive comments on proposed ballast discharge regulations

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to hold public meetings in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday and New York City Thursday to hear comments about a proposed rulemaking for ballast water discharge standards.