Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Yellow Mill Channel, Bridgeport, CT, 16735 [2017-06818]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 65 / Thursday, April 6, 2017 / Rules and Regulations receivers, loaders, and carriers engaged in transportation operations without impairing our ability to ensure the safety of food. The waivers will remove certain classes of persons from having to comply with the requirements of part 1, subpart O. II. References The following references are on display in the Division of Dockets Management (HFA–305), Food and Drug Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, Rm. 1061, Rockville, MD 20852, and are available for viewing by interested persons between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday; they are also available electronically at https:// www.regulations.gov. FDA has verified the Web site addresses, as of the date this document publishes in the Federal Register, but Web sites are subject to change over time. 1. Food and Drug Administration Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Analysis of Comments Submitted to Docket FDA 2013–N–0013 Regarding Waivers from the Requirements of 21 CFR part 1, subpart O—Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food, March 2017. Available also at https://www.fda.gov/ Food/GuidanceRegulation/FSMA/ ucm383763.htm. 2. ‘‘National Shellfish Sanitation Program (NSSP) Guide for the Control of Molluscan Shellfish 2015 Revision’’, available at: http://www.fda.gov/ downloads/Food/GuidanceRegulation/ FederalStateFoodPrograms/ UCM505093.pdf. Dated: April 3, 2017. Leslie Kux, Associate Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. 2017–06854 Filed 4–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4164–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2017–0147] Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Yellow Mill Channel, Bridgeport, CT Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of deviation from drawbridge regulation. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with RULES AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Stratford Avenue Bridge across Yellow Mill Channel, mile 0.3 at Bridgeport, SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:09 Apr 05, 2017 Jkt 241001 Connecticut. This deviation is necessary to complete electrical repairs, install new rebar and concrete, repair/replace structural steel, and retrofit navigation lighting. This deviation allows the bridge to remain fully closed for two weeks followed by a two-week period during which the bridge will open for vessels upon 72 hours of advance notice. This deviation is effective from 12:01 a.m. on April 1, 2017 to 12:01 a.m. on May 1, 2017. ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, USCG–2017–0147, is available at http://www.regulations.gov. Type the docket number in the ‘‘SEARCH’’ box and click ‘‘SEARCH’’. Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this deviation. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this temporary deviation, call or email James M. Moore, Bridge Management Specialist, First District Bridge Branch, U.S. Coast Guard; telephone 212–514–4334, email james.m.moore2@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Connecticut Department of Transportation, the owner of the bridge, requested a temporary deviation to facilitate rehabilitation of the bridge and bascule leaves. The Stratford Avenue Bridge, across Yellow Mill Channel, mile 0.3 at Bridgeport, Connecticut is a double-leaf bascule bridge offering mariners a vertical clearance of 11 feet at mean high water and 17 feet at mean low water in the closed position. The existing drawbridge operating regulations are listed at 33 CFR 117.225. The bulk of traffic utilizing the waterway is recreational in nature, requiring only occasional openings of the bridge in order to proceed. Under this temporary deviation, the Stratford Avenue Bridge shall remain in the closed position from April 1, 2017 to April 15, 2017. Between April 15, 2017 and May 1, 2017, the span will open for the passage of vessels requiring an opening provided 72 hours of advance notice is furnished to the owner of the bridge. Vessels that can pass under the bridge without an opening may do so at all times. The bridge will not be able to open for emergencies. There is no alternate route for vessels to pass. The Coast Guard will also inform the users of the waterways through our Local and Broadcast Notices to Mariners of the change in operating schedule for the bridge so that vessel operators can arrange their transits to minimize any impact caused by the temporary deviation. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 16735 In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridge must return to its regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the effective period of this temporary deviation. This deviation from the operating regulations is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35. Dated: March 31, 2017. C.J. Bisignano, Supervisory Bridge Management Specialist, First Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2017–06818 Filed 4–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2017–0048] Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Atlantic Beach Bridge, Reynolds Channel, Lawrence, NY Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of deviation from drawbridge regulation. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Atlantic Beach Bridge across Reynolds Channel, mile 0.4 at Lawrence, New York. This action is necessary to recoat the superstructure and reconstruct the double-leaf bascule spans in three sequential two month stages within six months. The deviation will allow the bridge to open only one bascule span at a time in order to provide passage for vessels that require an opening. DATES: This deviation is effective from 12:01 a.m. on April 17, 2017 to 11:59 p.m. on October 13, 2017. ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, USCG–2017–0048 is available at http://www.regulations.gov. Type the docket number in the ‘‘SEARCH’’ box and click ‘‘SEARCH’’. Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this deviation. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this temporary deviation, call or email James M. Moore, Bridge Management Specialist, First District Bridge Branch, U.S. Coast Guard; telephone 212–514–4334, email james.m.moore2@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Nassau County Bridge Authority, the owner of the bridge, requested a temporary deviation in order to facilitate reconstruction of the bascule leaves. The Atlantic Beach Bridge across Reynolds Channel, mile 0.4 at SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\06APR1.SGM 06APR1

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[FR Doc No: 2017-06818]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 117

[Docket No. USCG-2017-0147]


Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Yellow Mill Channel, Bridgeport, 
CT

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of deviation from drawbridge regulation.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the 
operating schedule that governs the Stratford Avenue Bridge across 
Yellow Mill Channel, mile 0.3 at Bridgeport, Connecticut. This 
deviation is necessary to complete electrical repairs, install new 
rebar and concrete, repair/replace structural steel, and retrofit 
navigation lighting. This deviation allows the bridge to remain fully 
closed for two weeks followed by a two-week period during which the 
bridge will open for vessels upon 72 hours of advance notice.

DATES: This deviation is effective from 12:01 a.m. on April 1, 2017 to 
12:01 a.m. on May 1, 2017.

ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, USCG-2017-0147, is available 
at http://www.regulations.gov. Type the docket number in the ``SEARCH'' 
box and click ``SEARCH''. Click on Open Docket Folder on the line 
associated with this deviation.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this 
temporary deviation, call or email James M. Moore, Bridge Management 
Specialist, First District Bridge Branch, U.S. Coast Guard; telephone 
212-514-4334, email james.m.moore2@uscg.mil.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Connecticut Department of 
Transportation, the owner of the bridge, requested a temporary 
deviation to facilitate rehabilitation of the bridge and bascule 
leaves. The Stratford Avenue Bridge, across Yellow Mill Channel, mile 
0.3 at Bridgeport, Connecticut is a double-leaf bascule bridge offering 
mariners a vertical clearance of 11 feet at mean high water and 17 feet 
at mean low water in the closed position. The existing drawbridge 
operating regulations are listed at 33 CFR 117.225.
    The bulk of traffic utilizing the waterway is recreational in 
nature, requiring only occasional openings of the bridge in order to 
proceed.
    Under this temporary deviation, the Stratford Avenue Bridge shall 
remain in the closed position from April 1, 2017 to April 15, 2017. 
Between April 15, 2017 and May 1, 2017, the span will open for the 
passage of vessels requiring an opening provided 72 hours of advance 
notice is furnished to the owner of the bridge.
    Vessels that can pass under the bridge without an opening may do so 
at all times. The bridge will not be able to open for emergencies. 
There is no alternate route for vessels to pass.
    The Coast Guard will also inform the users of the waterways through 
our Local and Broadcast Notices to Mariners of the change in operating 
schedule for the bridge so that vessel operators can arrange their 
transits to minimize any impact caused by the temporary deviation.
    In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridge must return to 
its regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the effective 
period of this temporary deviation. This deviation from the operating 
regulations is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35.

    Dated: March 31, 2017.
C.J. Bisignano,
Supervisory Bridge Management Specialist, First Coast Guard District.
[FR Doc. 2017-06818 Filed 4-5-17; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9110-04-P