Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago, IL, 45642 [E7-16016]

Download as PDF 45642 ebenthall on PRODPC61 with RULES ACTION: Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 157 / Wednesday, August 15, 2007 / Rules and Regulations Notice of enforcement. SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce special local regulations during the ‘‘Ragin’ on the River’’ power boat race to be held Labor Day weekend, September 1 and 2, 2007, on the waters of the Susquehanna River, adjacent to Port Deposit, Maryland. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. The effect will be to restrict general navigation in the regulated area for the safety of participants and vessels transiting the event area. DATES: The regulations in 33 CFR 100.535 will be enforced from 10:30 a.m. on September 1, 2007 through 6:30 p.m. on September 2, 2007. If the event is postponed due to inclement weather this section will be enforced from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 3, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronald Houck, Coast Guard Sector Baltimore, Prevention Department, at (410) 576–2674 or e-mail at Ronald.L.Houck@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the special local regulations for the annual ‘‘Ragin’ on the River’’ power boat race held on the waters of the Susquehanna River in 33 CFR 100.535 from 10:30 a.m. on September 1, 2007 through 6:30 p.m. on September 2, 2007. If the event is postponed due to inclement weather this section will be enforced from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 3, 2007. Annually, during Labor Day weekend, the Port Deposit, Maryland Chamber of Commerce sponsors this event. The marine event consists of approximately 60 inboard hydroplanes and runabouts racing in heats counter-clockwise around an oval racecourse. A fleet of spectator vessels is anticipated to gather nearby to view the competition. Due to the need for vessel control during the event, vessel traffic will be temporarily restricted to provide for the safety of participants, spectators and transiting vessels. In order to ensure the safety of the event participants and transiting vessels, 33 CFR 100.535 will be in effect for the duration of the event. Under provisions of 33 CFR 100.535, a vessel may not enter the regulated area unless it receives permission from the Coast Guard Patrol Commander. The Coast Guard may be assisted by other State or local law enforcement agencies in enforcing this regulation. This notice is issued under authority of 33 CFR 100.535 and 5 U.S.C. 552(a). In addition to this notice, the maritime community will be provided extensive VerDate Aug<31>2005 14:56 Aug 14, 2007 Jkt 211001 advance notification via the Local Notice to Mariners, marine information broadcasts, local radio stations and area newspapers, so mariners can adjust their plans accordingly. Dated: August 6, 2007. Fred M. Rosa, Jr., Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard, Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. E7–15971 Filed 8–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket No. CGD09–07–110] Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago, IL Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of enforcement. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce the Navy Pier Southeast Safety Zone in Chicago Harbor during August 2007 through January 2008. This action is necessary to protect vessels and people from the hazards associated with fireworks displays. This safety zone will restrict vessel traffic from a portion of the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan Zone. DATES: Effective from 9:30 p.m. on August 8, 2007 to 8:30 p.m. on January 1, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: CWO Brad Hinken, Prevention Department, Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan, Milwaukee, WI at (414) 747– 7154. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the special local regulation for the Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago, IL, 33 CFR 165.931 for the following events: (1) Navy Pier Sunday Fireworks; on September 2, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. (2) Navy Pier Monday Fireworks; on December 31, 2007 from 7 p.m. through 8:30 p.m.; January 1, 2008 from 12 a.m. through 1 a.m. (3) Navy Pier Tuesday Fireworks; on January 1, 2008 from 7 p.m. through 8:30 p.m. (4) Navy Pier Wednesday Fireworks; on August 8, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on August 15, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on August 22, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on August 29, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 (5) Navy Pier Friday Fireworks; on October 5, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on October 12, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on October 19, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on October 26, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. (6) Navy Pier Saturday Fireworks; on August 11, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on August 18, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on August 25, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on September 1, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on November 24, 2007 5 p.m. through 7 p.m. All vessels must obtain permission from the Captain of the Port or his onscene representative to enter, move within or exit the safety zone. Vessels and persons granted permission to enter the safety zone shall obey all lawful orders or directions of the Captain of the Port or a designated representative. While within a safety zone, all vessels shall operate at the minimum speed necessary to maintain a safe course. This notice is issued under authority of 33 CFR 165.931 Safety Zone, Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago IL. (published on June 13, 2007 at 72 FR 32520) and 5 U.S.C. 552 (a). In addition to this notice in the Federal Register, the Coast Guard will provide the maritime community with advance notification of these enforcement periods via broadcast Notice to Mariners and Local Notice to Mariners. The Captain of the Port will issue a Broadcast Notice to Mariners notifying the public when enforcement of the safety zone established by this section is suspended. The Captain of the Port may be contacted via U.S. Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan on channel 16, VHF–FM. Dated: August 6, 2007. Bruce C. Jones, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Lake Michigan. [FR Doc. E7–16016 Filed 8–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket No. CGD09–07–069] Safety Zone; Milwaukee Harbor, Milwaukee, WI Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of enforcement. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce the Milwaukee Harbor Safety Zone in E:\FR\FM\15AUR1.SGM 15AUR1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 157 (Wednesday, August 15, 2007)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 45642]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-16016]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 165

[Docket No. CGD09-07-110]


Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago, IL

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of enforcement.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce the Navy Pier Southeast Safety 
Zone in Chicago Harbor during August 2007 through January 2008. This 
action is necessary to protect vessels and people from the hazards 
associated with fireworks displays. This safety zone will restrict 
vessel traffic from a portion of the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan 
Zone.

DATES: Effective from 9:30 p.m. on August 8, 2007 to 8:30 p.m. on 
January 1, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: CWO Brad Hinken, Prevention 
Department, Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan, Milwaukee, WI at (414) 
747-7154.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the special 
local regulation for the Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier 
Southeast, Chicago, IL, 33 CFR 165.931 for the following events:
    (1) Navy Pier Sunday Fireworks; on September 2, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. 
through 11 p.m.
    (2) Navy Pier Monday Fireworks; on December 31, 2007 from 7 p.m. 
through 8:30 p.m.; January 1, 2008 from 12 a.m. through 1 a.m.
    (3) Navy Pier Tuesday Fireworks; on January 1, 2008 from 7 p.m. 
through 8:30 p.m.
    (4) Navy Pier Wednesday Fireworks; on August 8, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. 
through 11 p.m.; on August 15, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on 
August 22, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on August 29, 2007 from 
9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.
    (5) Navy Pier Friday Fireworks; on October 5, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. 
through 11 p.m.; on October 12, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on 
October 19, 2007 from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.; on October 26, 2007 
from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m.
    (6) Navy Pier Saturday Fireworks; on August 11, 2007 from 10 p.m. 
through 11:30 p.m.; on August 18, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; 
on August 25, 2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on September 1, 
2007 from 10 p.m. through 11:30 p.m.; on November 24, 2007 5 p.m. 
through 7 p.m.
    All vessels must obtain permission from the Captain of the Port or 
his on-scene representative to enter, move within or exit the safety 
zone. Vessels and persons granted permission to enter the safety zone 
shall obey all lawful orders or directions of the Captain of the Port 
or a designated representative. While within a safety zone, all vessels 
shall operate at the minimum speed necessary to maintain a safe course.
    This notice is issued under authority of 33 CFR 165.931 Safety 
Zone, Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago IL. (published on 
June 13, 2007 at 72 FR 32520) and 5 U.S.C. 552 (a). In addition to this 
notice in the Federal Register, the Coast Guard will provide the 
maritime community with advance notification of these enforcement 
periods via broadcast Notice to Mariners and Local Notice to Mariners. 
The Captain of the Port will issue a Broadcast Notice to Mariners 
notifying the public when enforcement of the safety zone established by 
this section is suspended. The Captain of the Port may be contacted via 
U.S. Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan on channel 16, VHF-FM.

    Dated: August 6, 2007.
Bruce C. Jones,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Lake Michigan.
 [FR Doc. E7-16016 Filed 8-14-07; 8:45 am]
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