Safety Zones; Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone, 30969 [2017-14034]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 127 / Wednesday, July 5, 2017 / Rules and Regulations Vessels able to pass through the bridge in the closed position may do so at anytime. The bridge will be able to open for emergencies with one hour advance notice. There is no immediate alternate route for vessels to pass. The Coast Guard will also inform the users of the waterway through our Local and Broadcast Notices to Mariners of the change in operating schedule for the bridge so 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: June 28, 2017. C.T. Hausner, District Bridge Chief, Eleventh Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2017–14047 Filed 7–3–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket Number USCG–2017–0438] Safety Zones; Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of enforcement of regulation. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the Sheffield Lake Fireworks, on Lake Erie and the Sheffield Lake boat ramp from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during this event. Our regulation for Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone identifies the safety zone for this event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the respective safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port Buffalo. DATES: The regulation in 33 CFR 165.939(a)(27) will be enforced from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. on July 14, 2017. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with RULES SUMMARY: telephone 216–937–0124, email ryan.s.junod@uscg.mil. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY The Coast Guard will enforce the Safety Zones; Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone listed in 33 CFR 165.939 for the following event: Sheffield Lake Fireworks, Sheffield Lake, OH: The safety zone listed in 33 CFR 165.939(a)(27) will be enforced from 9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. on July 14, 2017. The safety zone will encompass all navigable waters of Lake Erie and Sheffield Lake Boat ramp within a 350 foot radius of land position 41°29′27.65″ N., 082°6′47.71″ W. (NAD 83) at Sheffield Lake Boat Ramp in Sheffield Lake, OH. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during this event. Pursuant to 33 CFR 165.23, entry into, transiting, or anchoring within these safety zones during an enforcement period is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Buffalo or his designated representative. Those seeking permission to enter one of these safety zones may request permission from the Captain of Port Buffalo via channel 16, VHF–FM. Vessels and persons granted permission to enter this safety zone shall obey the directions of the Captain of the Port Buffalo or his designated representative. While within the 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 165.939 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. If the Captain of the Port Buffalo determines that this safety zone need not be enforced for the full duration stated in this notice, he or she may use a Broadcast Notice to Mariners to grant general permission to enter the respective safety zone. Coast Guard SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: June 27, 2017. J.S. Dufresne, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Buffalo. [FR Doc. 2017–14034 Filed 7–3–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P If you have questions on this notice, call or email LT Ryan Junod, Coast Guard; FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Jul 03, 2017 Jkt 241001 30969 PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket Number USCG–2017–0578] RIN 1625–AA00 Safety Zone; Tchefuncte River, Madisonville, LA Coast Guard, DHS. Temporary final rule. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for navigable waters within one-half mile of a barge positioned in the Tchefuncte River, in the vicinity of Madisonville, LA. The safety zone is needed to protect persons, vessels, and the marine environment from potential hazards created by a barge-based fireworks display. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port New Orleans or a designated representative. SUMMARY: This rule is effective from 8 p.m. through 9 p.m. on July 4, 2017. ADDRESSES: To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to http:// www.regulations.gov, type USCG–2017– 0578 in the ‘‘SEARCH’’ box and click ‘‘SEARCH.’’ Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this rule. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this rule, call or email Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) Howard Vacco, Sector New Orleans, at (504) 365–2281 or Howard.k.vacco@ uscg.mil. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Table of Abbreviations CFR Code of Federal Regulations DHS Department of Homeland Security FR Federal Register NPRM Notice of proposed rulemaking § Section U.S.C. United States Code II. Background Information and Regulatory History The Coast Guard is issuing this temporary rule without prior notice and opportunity to comment pursuant to authority under section 4(a) of the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) (5 U.S.C. 553(b)). This provision authorizes an agency to issue a rule without prior notice and opportunity to comment when the agency for good cause finds that those procedures are E:\FR\FM\05JYR1.SGM 05JYR1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 127 (Wednesday, July 5, 2017)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 30969]
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[FR Doc No: 2017-14034]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 165

[Docket Number USCG-2017-0438]


Safety Zones; Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port 
Buffalo Zone

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of enforcement of regulation.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the Sheffield 
Lake Fireworks, on Lake Erie and the Sheffield Lake boat ramp from 9:30 
p.m. through 11 p.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017. This action is necessary 
to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters 
during this event. Our regulation for Annual Fireworks Events in the 
Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone identifies the safety zone for this 
event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the 
respective safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the 
Port Buffalo.

DATES: The regulation in 33 CFR 165.939(a)(27) will be enforced from 
9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. on July 14, 2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this notice, 
call or email LT Ryan Junod, Coast Guard; telephone 216-937-0124, email 
ryan.s.junod@uscg.mil.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the Safety 
Zones; Annual Fireworks Events in the Captain of the Port Buffalo Zone 
listed in 33 CFR 165.939 for the following event:
    Sheffield Lake Fireworks, Sheffield Lake, OH: The safety zone 
listed in 33 CFR 165.939(a)(27) will be enforced from 9:30 p.m. through 
11 p.m. on July 14, 2017. The safety zone will encompass all navigable 
waters of Lake Erie and Sheffield Lake Boat ramp within a 350 foot 
radius of land position 41[deg]29'27.65'' N., 082[deg]6'47.71'' W. (NAD 
83) at Sheffield Lake Boat Ramp in Sheffield Lake, OH. This action is 
necessary to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable 
waters during this event. Pursuant to 33 CFR 165.23, entry into, 
transiting, or anchoring within these safety zones during an 
enforcement period is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of 
the Port Buffalo or his designated representative. Those seeking 
permission to enter one of these safety zones may request permission 
from the Captain of Port Buffalo via channel 16, VHF-FM. Vessels and 
persons granted permission to enter this safety zone shall obey the 
directions of the Captain of the Port Buffalo or his designated 
representative. While within the 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 165.939 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. If the Captain of the Port 
Buffalo determines that this safety zone need not be enforced for the 
full duration stated in this notice, he or she may use a Broadcast 
Notice to Mariners to grant general permission to enter the respective 
safety zone.

    Dated: June 27, 2017.
J.S. Dufresne,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Buffalo.
[FR Doc. 2017-14034 Filed 7-3-17; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 9110-04-P