Implementation of Sector New Orleans, 51361-51362 [05-17207]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 167 / Tuesday, August 30, 2005 / Notices meeting, contact the Executive Director as soon as possible. Dated: August 24, 2005. Howard L. Hime, Acting Director of Standards, Marine Safety, Security and Environmental Protection. [FR Doc. 05–17214 Filed 8–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [CGD07–05–114] Implementation of Sector Jacksonville Coast Guard, DHS. ACTION: Notice of organizational change. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard announces the establishment of Sector Jacksonville. The Sector Jacksonville Commanding Officer will have the authority, responsibility and missions of a Group Commander, Captain of the Port (COTP) and Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Office (MSO). The Coast Guard has established a continuity of operations order whereby all previous practices and procedures will remain in effect until superseded by an authorized Coast Guard official and/or document. DATES: The effective date of the sector establishment is August 16, 2005. ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in the docket are part of docket CGD07–05– 114 and are available for inspection or copying at Commander, Seventh Coast Guard District, Resources, 9th Floor, 909 SE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33131 between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lieutenant Commander Michael Jackson, Seventh District Resources Division at 305–415–6706. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Discussion of Notice This notice announces the establishment of Sector Jacksonville. Upon creation of Sector Jacksonville, Group Mayport and MSO Jacksonville will be incorporated into the Sector and no longer exist as specific entities. Sector Jacksonville will be composed of a Response Department, Prevention Department, and Logistics Department. All existing missions and functions performed by Group Mayport and MSO Jacksonville should be realigned under this new organizational structure as of August 16, 2005. VerDate Aug<18>2005 15:17 Aug 29, 2005 Jkt 205001 Sector Jacksonville is responsible for all Coast Guard missions in the Jacksonville marine inspection zone, COTP zone, and Area of Responsibility (AOR). A continuity of operations order has been issued to address existing COTP regulations, orders, directives and policies. Sector Jacksonville is responsible for all Coast Guard missions within the following zone beginning at the Georgia coast at 30–50.00N latitude; thence west to 30–50.00N latitude, 082–15.00W longitude; thence south to the intersection of the Florida-Georgia boundary at 082–15.00W longitude; thence westerly along the FloridaGeorgia boundary to 083–00.00W longitude; thence southeasterly to 28– 00.00N latitude, 081–30.00W longitude; thence east to the sea along 28–00.00N latitude. The offshore boundary starts at the coast at 30–50.00N latitude; thence proceeds easterly to the outermost extent of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ); thence southerly along the outermost extent of the EEZ to 28– 00.00N latitude; thence westerly along 28–00.00N latitude to the coast. All coordinates referenced use North American Datum 1983 (NAD 1983). The Sector Jacksonville Commander is vested with all rights, responsibilities, duties, and authority of a Group Commander and Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Office, as provided for in Coast Guard regulations, and is the successor in command to the Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Office Jacksonville and the Commander, Group Mayport. The Sector Jacksonville Commander shall be designated: (a) COTP for the zone described in 33 CFR 3.35–20; (b) Federal Maritime Security Coordinator (FMSC); (c) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC) for the zone described in 33 CFR 3.35–20, consistent with the national contingency plan; (d) Officer In Charge of Marine Inspection (OCMI) for the zone described in 33 CFR 3.35–20. The Deputy Sector Commander may be designated alternate COTP, FMSC, FOSC, and Acting OCMI. The following information is a list of updated command titles, addresses and points of contact to facilitate requests from the public and assist with entry into security or safety zones. Name: Sector Jacksonville. Addresses: Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville, 4800 Ocean Street, Atlantic Beach, FL 32211. Contact: Operations Center (Emergency): (904) 564–7511, (904) 247–7311. Sector Commander: (904) 564–7501. Deputy Sector Commander: (904) 564–7501. Chief, Response Department: (904) 564–7537. Chief, Logistics Department: (904) 564–7539. PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51361 Chief, Prevention Department: (904) 564–7565. Dated: August 15, 2005. D.B. Peterman, Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard, Commander, Seventh Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 05–17158 Filed 8–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [CGD08–05–050] Implementation of Sector New Orleans Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of organizational change. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard announces the stand-up of Sector New Orleans. The creation of Sector New Orleans is an internal reorganization to combine Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans, and Marine Safety Office Morgan City into one command. The Coast Guard has established a continuity of operations whereby all previous practices and procedures will remain in effect until superseded by an authorized Coast Guard official and/or document. This change is effective August 19, 2005. ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in the docket are part of docket CGD08–05– 050 and are available for inspection or copying at Commander (rpl), Eighth Coast Guard District, 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130–3310 between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lieutenant Michael Roschel, Eighth District Planning Office at 504–589– 6293. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Discussion of Notice Sector New Orleans is located at 201 Old Hammond Highway, Metairie, LA 70005 and contains a single Command Center. Sector New Orleans is composed of a Response Department, Prevention Department, and Logistics Department. All existing missions and functions performed by Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine Safety Office Morgan City (and subordinate units) will be performed by Sector New Orleans. Effective August 19, 2005, Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine E:\FR\FM\30AUN1.SGM 30AUN1 51362 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 167 / Tuesday, August 30, 2005 / Notices Safety Office Morgan City no longer exist as organizational entities. However, Marine Safety Office Morgan City is renamed Marine Safety Unit Morgan City and reports directly to the Sector New Orleans Commander. Marine Safety Unit Houma will remain a subunit of Marine Safety Unit Morgan City and will report directly to Marine Safety Unit Morgan City. Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge will report to Sector New Orleans Deputy Sector Commander. Sector New Orleans consists of two sub-zones. The Commander, Sector New Orleans will have overall responsibility for all Coast Guard missions in these zones. The subzones are the New Orleans Sub-Zone and MSU Morgan City Sub-Zone. New Orleans Sub-Zone starts at 28°50′ North latitude, 088°00′ West longitude; thence north along longitude 088°00′ West to latitude 29°10′ North; thence northwesterly to the Mississippi coast at 89°10′ West longitude; thence north to the northern Harrison County Boundary; then westerly along the north Harrison County boundary; thence northerly along the western boundaries of Stone, Forrest, Jones, Jasper, Newton, Neshoba, Winston, Choctaw, and Webster counties to the northern boundary of Montgomery County; then southwesterly along the northern and western boundaries of Montgomery, Carroll, Holmes, Humphreys, Sharkey, and Issaquena Counties to the Louisiana-Arkansas boundary; thence west along the Louisiana-Arkansas boundary to the Texas-Louisiana boundary; thence south along the TexasLouisiana boundary to the northern DeSoto Parish boundary; thence easterly along the northern and eastern boundaries of DeSoto, Sabine, Vernon and Allen Parishes; thence east along the northern boundaries of Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin, Iberia, Assumption and Lafourche Parishes to 29°18′ North latitude, 090°00′ West longitude; thence southeast to 28°50′ North latitude, 089°27′06″ West longitude; thence east to 88°00′ West longitude. MSU Morgan City Sub-zone starts at latitude 28°50′ North and longitude 088°00′ West; thence proceeds west to 28°50′ North latitude, 089°27′06″ West longitude; thence northwesterly to 29°18′ North latitude, 090°00′ West longitude; thence northwesterly along the northern boundaries of Lafourche, Assumption, Iberia, and St. Martin Parishes; thence northwesterly along the northern boundary of Lafayette and Acadia Parishes to 092°23′ West longitude; thence south along 092°23′ West longitude to the outermost extent of the EEZ; thence easterly along the outermost extent of the EEZ to 088°00′ VerDate Aug<18>2005 15:17 Aug 29, 2005 Jkt 205001 West longitude; thence north to 28°50′ North latitude, 088°00′ West longitude. These sub-zones will be modified in the future upon the stand-up of adjoining sectors. Notice of this change will be published in the Federal Register. The Sector New Orleans Commander is vested with all the rights, responsibilities, duties, and authority of a Group Commander and Commanding Officer Marine Safety Office, as provided for in Coast Guard regulations, with the exception of specific authorities that shall be retained by MSU Morgan City. The Sector New Orleans Commander is the successor in command to the Commanding Officers of Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine Safety Office Morgan City. The Sector New Orleans Commander is designated for the entire Sector as: (a) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC), consistent with the National Contingency Plan; and (b) Search and Rescue Mission Coordinator (SMC). Also, the Sector New Orleans Commander is designated for the entire Sector except for the MSU Morgan City Sub-Zone as: (a) Captain of the Port (COTP); (b) Federal Maritime Security Coordinator (FMSC); (c) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC) consistent with the National Contingency Plan; and (d) Officer in Charge of Marine Inspection (OCMI). The Deputy Sector Commander is designated alternate COTP, FMSC, FOSC, SMC and Acting OCMI. The Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Unit Morgan City is designated for the entire MSU Morgan City SubZone as: (a) Captain of the Port (COTP); (b) Federal Maritime Security Coordinator (FMSC); (c) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC) consistent with the National Contingency Plan; and (d) Officer in Charge of Marine Inspection (OCMI). The Executive Officer, Marine Safety Unit Morgan City is designated alternate COTP, FMSC, FOSC, and Acting OCMI for the subzone. A continuity of operations order has been issued ensuring that all previous Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine Safety Office Morgan City practices and procedures will remain in effect until superseded by Commander, Sector New Orleans or, in MSU Morgan City SubZone, until superseded by Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Unit Morgan City. This continuity of operations order addresses existing COTP regulations, orders, directives and policies. The following information is a list of updated command titles, addresses and points of contact to facilitate requests PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 from the public and assist with entry into security or safety zones: Name: Sector New Orleans. Address: Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans, 201 Old Hammond Highway, Metairie, LA 70005. Contact: General Number, (504) 846– 6184, Sector. Commander: Captain Frank Paskewich; Deputy Sector. Commander: Captain Robert Mueller. Chief, Prevention Department: Commander Joseph Paradis (504) 589– 6196 extension 232; Chief, Response Department: Commander Gregory Stump (504) 846–6184; Chief, Logistics Department: Commander Kim Croke (504) 589–6196 extension 365. MSU Morgan City General Number, (985) 380–5305. Dated: August 16, 2005. Kevin L. Marshall, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Commander Eighth Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 05–17207 Filed 8–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA–1595–DR] Florida; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Preparedness and Response Directorate, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA–1595–DR), dated July 10, 2005, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: August 19, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Magda Ruiz, Recovery Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2705. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida is hereby amended to include the following area among those areas determined to have been adversely affected by the catastrophe declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of July 10, 2005: Jackson County for Public Assistance [Categories C-G] (already designated for Public Assistance [Categories A and B], including direct Federal assistance. For a period of up to 72 hours, assistance for E:\FR\FM\30AUN1.SGM 30AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 167 (Tuesday, August 30, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 51361-51362]
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[FR Doc No: 05-17207]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[CGD08-05-050]


Implementation of Sector New Orleans

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of organizational change.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard announces the stand-up of Sector New Orleans. 
The creation of Sector New Orleans is an internal reorganization to 
combine Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans, and Marine 
Safety Office Morgan City into one command. The Coast Guard has 
established a continuity of operations whereby all previous practices 
and procedures will remain in effect until superseded by an authorized 
Coast Guard official and/or document.

DATES: This change is effective August 19, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in 
the docket are part of docket CGD08-05-050 and are available for 
inspection or copying at Commander (rpl), Eighth Coast Guard District, 
500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130-3310 between 7:30 a.m. 
and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lieutenant Michael Roschel, Eighth 
District Planning Office at 504-589-6293.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Discussion of Notice

    Sector New Orleans is located at 201 Old Hammond Highway, Metairie, 
LA 70005 and contains a single Command Center. Sector New Orleans is 
composed of a Response Department, Prevention Department, and Logistics 
Department. All existing missions and functions performed by Group New 
Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine Safety Office 
Morgan City (and subordinate units) will be performed by Sector New 
Orleans. Effective August 19, 2005, Group New Orleans, Marine Safety 
Office New Orleans and Marine

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Safety Office Morgan City no longer exist as organizational entities. 
However, Marine Safety Office Morgan City is renamed Marine Safety Unit 
Morgan City and reports directly to the Sector New Orleans Commander. 
Marine Safety Unit Houma will remain a subunit of Marine Safety Unit 
Morgan City and will report directly to Marine Safety Unit Morgan City. 
Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge will report to Sector New Orleans Deputy 
Sector Commander. Sector New Orleans consists of two sub-zones. The 
Commander, Sector New Orleans will have overall responsibility for all 
Coast Guard missions in these zones. The sub-zones are the New Orleans 
Sub-Zone and MSU Morgan City Sub-Zone.
    New Orleans Sub-Zone starts at 28[deg]50' North latitude, 
088[deg]00' West longitude; thence north along longitude 088[deg]00' 
West to latitude 29[deg]10' North; thence northwesterly to the 
Mississippi coast at 89[deg]10' West longitude; thence north to the 
northern Harrison County Boundary; then westerly along the north 
Harrison County boundary; thence northerly along the western boundaries 
of Stone, Forrest, Jones, Jasper, Newton, Neshoba, Winston, Choctaw, 
and Webster counties to the northern boundary of Montgomery County; 
then southwesterly along the northern and western boundaries of 
Montgomery, Carroll, Holmes, Humphreys, Sharkey, and Issaquena Counties 
to the Louisiana-Arkansas boundary; thence west along the Louisiana-
Arkansas boundary to the Texas-Louisiana boundary; thence south along 
the Texas-Louisiana boundary to the northern DeSoto Parish boundary; 
thence easterly along the northern and eastern boundaries of DeSoto, 
Sabine, Vernon and Allen Parishes; thence east along the northern 
boundaries of Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin, Iberia, Assumption and 
Lafourche Parishes to 29[deg]18' North latitude, 090[deg]00' West 
longitude; thence southeast to 28[deg]50' North latitude, 
089[deg]27'06'' West longitude; thence east to 88[deg]00' West 
longitude.
    MSU Morgan City Sub-zone starts at latitude 28[deg]50' North and 
longitude 088[deg]00' West; thence proceeds west to 28[deg]50' North 
latitude, 089[deg]27'06'' West longitude; thence northwesterly to 
29[deg]18' North latitude, 090[deg]00' West longitude; thence 
northwesterly along the northern boundaries of Lafourche, Assumption, 
Iberia, and St. Martin Parishes; thence northwesterly along the 
northern boundary of Lafayette and Acadia Parishes to 092[deg]23' West 
longitude; thence south along 092[deg]23' West longitude to the 
outermost extent of the EEZ; thence easterly along the outermost extent 
of the EEZ to 088[deg]00' West longitude; thence north to 28[deg]50' 
North latitude, 088[deg]00' West longitude.
    These sub-zones will be modified in the future upon the stand-up of 
adjoining sectors. Notice of this change will be published in the 
Federal Register.
    The Sector New Orleans Commander is vested with all the rights, 
responsibilities, duties, and authority of a Group Commander and 
Commanding Officer Marine Safety Office, as provided for in Coast Guard 
regulations, with the exception of specific authorities that shall be 
retained by MSU Morgan City. The Sector New Orleans Commander is the 
successor in command to the Commanding Officers of Group New Orleans, 
Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine Safety Office Morgan City. 
The Sector New Orleans Commander is designated for the entire Sector 
as: (a) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC), consistent with the 
National Contingency Plan; and (b) Search and Rescue Mission 
Coordinator (SMC). Also, the Sector New Orleans Commander is designated 
for the entire Sector except for the MSU Morgan City Sub-Zone as: (a) 
Captain of the Port (COTP); (b) Federal Maritime Security Coordinator 
(FMSC); (c) Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC) consistent with the 
National Contingency Plan; and (d) Officer in Charge of Marine 
Inspection (OCMI). The Deputy Sector Commander is designated alternate 
COTP, FMSC, FOSC, SMC and Acting OCMI.
    The Commanding Officer, Marine Safety Unit Morgan City is 
designated for the entire MSU Morgan City Sub-Zone as: (a) Captain of 
the Port (COTP); (b) Federal Maritime Security Coordinator (FMSC); (c) 
Federal On Scene Coordinator (FOSC) consistent with the National 
Contingency Plan; and (d) Officer in Charge of Marine Inspection 
(OCMI). The Executive Officer, Marine Safety Unit Morgan City is 
designated alternate COTP, FMSC, FOSC, and Acting OCMI for the sub-
zone.
    A continuity of operations order has been issued ensuring that all 
previous Group New Orleans, Marine Safety Office New Orleans and Marine 
Safety Office Morgan City practices and procedures will remain in 
effect until superseded by Commander, Sector New Orleans or, in MSU 
Morgan City Sub-Zone, until superseded by Commanding Officer, Marine 
Safety Unit Morgan City. This continuity of operations order addresses 
existing COTP regulations, orders, directives and policies.
    The following information is a list of updated command titles, 
addresses and points of contact to facilitate requests from the public 
and assist with entry into security or safety zones:
    Name: Sector New Orleans.
    Address: Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans, 201 Old 
Hammond Highway, Metairie, LA 70005.
    Contact: General Number, (504) 846-6184, Sector.
    Commander: Captain Frank Paskewich; Deputy Sector.
    Commander: Captain Robert Mueller.
    Chief, Prevention Department: Commander Joseph Paradis (504) 589-
6196 extension 232; Chief, Response Department: Commander Gregory Stump 
(504) 846-6184; Chief, Logistics Department: Commander Kim Croke (504) 
589-6196 extension 365.
    MSU Morgan City General Number, (985) 380-5305.

    Dated: August 16, 2005.
Kevin L. Marshall,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Acting Commander Eighth Coast Guard 
District.
[FR Doc. 05-17207 Filed 8-29-05; 8:45 am]
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