Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Long Island, New York Inland Waterway From East Rockaway Inlet to Shinnecock Canal, Hempstead, NY, Maintenance, 74966 [E8-29237]

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 117

[USCG-2008-1124]


Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Long Island, New York Inland 
Waterway From East Rockaway Inlet to Shinnecock Canal, Hempstead, NY, 
Maintenance

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of temporary deviation from regulations.

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SUMMARY: The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a 
temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the 
Wantagh State Parkway Bridge across Sloop Channel at mile 15.4, at 
Jones Beach, New York. Under this temporary deviation the bridge may 
operate on a limited operating schedule for four months to facilitate 
the completion of bridge construction.

DATES: This deviation is effective from December 1, 2008 through April 
1, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in 
the docket are part of docket USCG-2008-1124 and are available online 
at www.regulations.gov. They are also available for inspection or 
copying two locations: The Docket Management Facility (M-30), U.S. 
Department of Transportation, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, 
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 
p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays, and the First 
Coast Guard District, Bridge Branch Office, 408 Atlantic Avenue, 
Boston, Massachusetts 02110, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through 
Friday, except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Judy Leung-Yee, Project Officer, First 
Coast Guard District, at (212) 668-7165.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Wantagh State Parkway Bridge has a 
vertical clearance in the closed position of 16 feet at mean high 
water. The existing drawbridge operation regulations are listed at 33 
CFR 117.5.
    The New York State Department of Transportation requested a 
temporary deviation to facilitate the completion of bridge construction 
and to accommodate holiday work schedule.
    The waterway has seasonal recreational vessels and fishing vessels 
of various sizes.
    We contacted the New York Marine Trades Association and Station 
Jones Beach. No objection to the proposed temporary deviation schedule 
was received.
    Under this temporary deviation, in effect from December 1, 2008 
through April 1, 2009, the Wantagh State Parkway Bridge at mile 15.4, 
across Sloop Channel, shall operate as follows:
    From Monday through Friday the bridge shall open on signal at 6:30 
a.m. and 4 p.m. after at least a 30-minute advance notice is given. 
From 4 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. the bridge shall open on signal after at least 
a two-hour advance notice is given.
    From Friday, 4 p.m. through Monday, 6:30 a.m. the bridge shall open 
on signal after at least a two-hour advance notice is given.
    At all other times including 24, 25, 31 December 2008 and 1 January 
2009, the bridge need not open for marine traffic.
    Advance notice may be given by calling (631) 383-6598.
    In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the bridge must return to its 
regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the designated 
time period. This deviation from the operating regulations is 
authorized under 33 CFR 117.35.

    Dated: December 1, 2008.
Gary Kassof,
Bridge Program Manager, First Coast Guard District.
[FR Doc. E8-29237 Filed 12-9-08; 8:45 am]
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