Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Snake Creek, Islamorada, FL, 10960 [2012-4392]

Download as PDF 10960 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 37 / Friday, February 24, 2012 / Rules and Regulations between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [FR Doc. 2012–4352 Filed 2–23–12; 8:45 am] If you have questions on this rule, call or email Jessica Hopkins, Seventh District Bridge Branch, Coast Guard; telephone (305) 415–6946, email Jessica.R.Hopkins@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone (202) 366–9826. BILLING CODE 3510–06–P SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has requested a temporary modification to the operating schedule of Snake Creek Bridge in Islamorada, Florida. This deviation will result in the bridge opening only on the top of the hour from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012 during the Annual Nautical Flea Market. The Annual Nautical Flea Market generates a high volume of vehicle traffic. Opening this bridge on demand in past years during the event has resulted in significant vehicle congestion. By opening the bridge only on the top of the hour vehicular congestion will be reduced. The vertical clearance of Snake Creek Bridge, across Snake Creek is 27 feet. Vessels with a clearance of less than 27 feet may pass underneath the bridge while it is in the closed position. The normal operating schedule for Snake Creek Bridge is set forth in 33 CFR 117.331. 33 CFR 117.331 requires the bridge to open on signal; except that from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the bridge need only open on the hour and half-hour. As a result of this temporary deviation, Snake Creek Bridge will only open to navigation on the top of the hour from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012. At all other times on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012, the bridge will open on signal. However, the drawspan will open as soon as possible for the passage of tugs with tows, vessels in distress, and Public vessels of the United States. In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridge must return to its regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the designated time period. This deviation from the operating regulation is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35. ACTION: acquiring banks, and individual cardholders are not required to report. (B) Covered transactions. The BE–150 survey collects aggregate information on the use of credit, debit, and charge cards by U.S. cardholders when traveling abroad and foreign cardholders when traveling in the United States. Data are collected by the type of transaction, by type of card, by spending category, and by country. (ii) [Reserved] DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2012–0047] Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Snake Creek, Islamorada, FL Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of temporary deviation from regulations. AGENCY: ACTION: The Commander, Seventh Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of Snake Creek Bridge, mile 0.5, across Snake Creek, in Islamorada, Florida. The regulation is set forth in 33 CFR 117.331. The deviation is necessary due to the high volume of vehicle traffic anticipated during the Annual Nautical Flea Market, which will be held in Islamorada, Florida on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012. The deviation will result in the bridge only opening to navigation at the top of the hour from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012. At all other times on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012, the bridge will open on demand. DATES: This deviation is effective from 8 a.m. on February 25, 2012 through 5 p.m. on February 26, 2012. ADDRESSES: Documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket are part of docket USCG–2012– 0047 and are available online by going to http://www.regulations.gov, inserting USCG–2012–0047 in the ‘‘Keyword’’ box and then clicking ‘‘Search’’. They are also available for inspection or copying at 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, rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with RULES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:50 Feb 23, 2012 Jkt 226001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: February 1, 2012. B.L. Dragon, Bridge Program Director, Seventh Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2012–4392 Filed 2–22–12; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket No. USCG–2012–0092] RIN 1625–AA87 Security Zone, East River and Bronx Kill; Randalls and Wards Islands, NY Coast Guard, DHS. Temporary final rule. AGENCY: The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary security zone on the waters of the East River and Bronx Kill, in the vicinity of Randalls and Wards Islands, New York. This security zone is necessary to ensure the safety of the President of the United States, members of his official party, and other senior government officials. The zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of the East River and Bronx Kill when public officials are scheduled to arrive and depart the area. Persons or vessels may not enter this security zone without permission of the Captain of the Port New York (COTP) or the COTP’s designated on-scene representative. SUMMARY: This rule is effective from 4 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 1, 2012. ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in the docket are part of docket USCG–2012– 0092 and are available online by going to http://www.regulations.gov, inserting USCG–2012–0092 in the ‘‘Keyword’’ box, and then clicking ‘‘Search.’’ They are also available for inspection or copying at 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this temporary rule, call or email Mr. Jeff Yunker, Waterways Management Division, Coast Guard Sector New York; telephone 718– 354–4195, email Jeff.M.Yunker@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone 202–366– 9826. 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[FR Doc No: 2012-4392]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 117

[Docket No. USCG-2012-0047]


Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Snake Creek, Islamorada, FL

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of temporary deviation from regulations.

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SUMMARY: The Commander, Seventh Coast Guard District, has issued a 
temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of 
Snake Creek Bridge, mile 0.5, across Snake Creek, in Islamorada, 
Florida. The regulation is set forth in 33 CFR 117.331. The deviation 
is necessary due to the high volume of vehicle traffic anticipated 
during the Annual Nautical Flea Market, which will be held in 
Islamorada, Florida on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012. The 
deviation will result in the bridge only opening to navigation at the 
top of the hour from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily on February 25, 2012 and 
February 26, 2012. At all other times on February 25, 2012 and February 
26, 2012, the bridge will open on demand.

DATES: This deviation is effective from 8 a.m. on February 25, 2012 
through 5 p.m. on February 26, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in 
the docket are part of docket USCG-2012-0047 and are available online 
by going to http://www.regulations.gov, inserting USCG-2012-0047 in the 
``Keyword'' box and then clicking ``Search''. They are also available 
for inspection or copying at 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.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this rule, 
call or email Jessica Hopkins, Seventh District Bridge Branch, Coast 
Guard; telephone (305) 415-6946, email Jessica.R.Hopkins@uscg.mil. If 
you have questions on viewing the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program 
Manager, Docket Operations, telephone (202) 366-9826.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Monroe County Sheriff's Office has 
requested a temporary modification to the operating schedule of Snake 
Creek Bridge in Islamorada, Florida. This deviation will result in the 
bridge opening only on the top of the hour from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily 
on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012 during the Annual Nautical 
Flea Market. The Annual Nautical Flea Market generates a high volume of 
vehicle traffic. Opening this bridge on demand in past years during the 
event has resulted in significant vehicle congestion. By opening the 
bridge only on the top of the hour vehicular congestion will be 
reduced.
    The vertical clearance of Snake Creek Bridge, across Snake Creek is 
27 feet. Vessels with a clearance of less than 27 feet may pass 
underneath the bridge while it is in the closed position. The normal 
operating schedule for Snake Creek Bridge is set forth in 33 CFR 
117.331. 33 CFR 117.331 requires the bridge to open on signal; except 
that from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the bridge need only open on the hour and 
half-hour. As a result of this temporary deviation, Snake Creek Bridge 
will only open to navigation on the top of the hour from 8 a.m. until 5 
p.m. daily on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012. At all other 
times on February 25, 2012 and February 26, 2012, the bridge will open 
on signal. However, the drawspan will open as soon as possible for the 
passage of tugs with tows, vessels in distress, and Public vessels of 
the United States.
    In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridge must return to 
its regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the designated 
time period. This deviation from the operating regulation is authorized 
under 33 CFR 117.35.

    Dated: February 1, 2012.
B.L. Dragon,
Bridge Program Director, Seventh Coast Guard District.
[FR Doc. 2012-4392 Filed 2-22-12; 11:15 am]
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