Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, Boca Raton, FL, 18415 [2018-08867]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 82 / Friday, April 27, 2018 / Rules and Regulations 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. II. Public Participation and Request for Comments We view public participation as essential to effective rulemaking, and will consider all comments and material received during the comment period. Your comment can help shape the outcome of this rulemaking. If you submit a comment, please include the docket number for this rulemaking, indicate the specific section of this document to which each comment applies, and provide a reason for each suggestion or recommendation. We encourage you to submit comments through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov. If your material cannot be submitted using http:// www.regulations.gov, contact the person in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document for alternate instructions. We accept anonymous comments. All comments received will be posted without change to http:// www.regulations.gov and will include any personal information you have provided. For more about privacy and the docket, visit http:// www.regulations.gov/privacynotice. Documents mentioned in this notice as being available in this docket and all public comments, will be in our online docket at http://www.regulations.gov and can be viewed by following that website’s instructions. Additionally, if you go to the online docket and sign up for email alerts, you will be notified when comments are posted or a final rule is published. Dated: April 23, 2018. Barry L. Dragon, Director, Bridge Branch, Seventh Coast Guard District. jstallworth on DSKBBY8HB2PROD with RULES [FR Doc. 2018–08866 Filed 4–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 13:07 Apr 26, 2018 Jkt 244001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2018–0356] Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, Boca Raton, FL 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 Camino Real (Boca Club) Bridge across the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, mile 1048.2, at Boca Raton, FL. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the bridge rehabilitation project. This deviation allows the bridge single-leaf operations with advanced notice for a full bridge opening. DATES: This deviation is effective without actual notice from April 27, 2018 through 7 p.m. on October 9, 2018. For the purposes of enforcement, actual notice will be used from 7 a.m. on April 23, 2018, until April 27, 2018. ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, USCG–2018–0356 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 LT Ruth Sadowitz, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami, Waterways Management Division; telephone 305–535–4307, email ruth.a.sadowitz@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Kiewit Infrastructure South Co., on behalf of the bridge owner, Palm Beach County, has requested a temporary deviation from the current operating regulation that governs the Camino Real (Boca Club) Bridge across the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, mile 1048.2, at Boca Raton, FL. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the bridge rehabilitation project. The existing bridge is a double-leaf bascule bridge with a vertical clearance of 10 feet at mean high water in the closed to navigation position and a horizontal clearance of 83 feet between the fender system. The existing bridge operating regulation is set out in 33 CFR 117.261(aa–1). Under this temporary deviation, on April 23, 2018 through SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 18415 October 9, 2018, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, the bridge will operate on single-leaf openings with a 6-hour advanced notice for a full opening. During non-working hours, the bridge will operate per the normal bridge operating schedule. The Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway is used by a variety of vessels including U.S. government vessels, small commercial vessels, recreational vessels and tugs and barge traffic. The Coast Guard has carefully considered the restrictions with waterway users in publishing this temporary deviation. Vessels able to pass through the bridge in the closed position may do so at any time. The bridge will not be able to provide a full opening for emergencies and there is no immediate 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: April 23, 2018. Barry L. Dragon, Director, Bridge Branch, Seventh Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2018–08867 Filed 4–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket Number USCG–2018–0198] RIN 1625–AA00 Safety Zones; Recurring Safety Zones in Captain of the Port Sault Sainte Marie Zone Coast Guard, DHS. Final rule. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard is updating its recurring safety zones regulations in the Captain of the Port Sault Sainte Marie Zone. This rule updates eighteen safety zone locations, dates, and sizes, adds three safety zones, removes two established safety zones, and reformats the regulations into an easier to read SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27APR1.SGM 27APR1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 82 (Friday, April 27, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 18415]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-08867]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 117

[Docket No. USCG-2018-0356]


Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, 
Boca Raton, FL

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 Camino Real (Boca Club) Bridge 
across the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, mile 1048.2, at Boca Raton, 
FL. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the bridge rehabilitation 
project. This deviation allows the bridge single-leaf operations with 
advanced notice for a full bridge opening.

DATES: This deviation is effective without actual notice from April 27, 
2018 through 7 p.m. on October 9, 2018. For the purposes of 
enforcement, actual notice will be used from 7 a.m. on April 23, 2018, 
until April 27, 2018.

ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, USCG-2018-0356 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 LT Ruth Sadowitz, U.S. Coast Guard 
Sector Miami, Waterways Management Division; telephone 305-535-4307, 
email [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Kiewit Infrastructure South Co., on behalf 
of the bridge owner, Palm Beach County, has requested a temporary 
deviation from the current operating regulation that governs the Camino 
Real (Boca Club) Bridge across the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, mile 
1048.2, at Boca Raton, FL. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the 
bridge rehabilitation project. The existing bridge is a double-leaf 
bascule bridge with a vertical clearance of 10 feet at mean high water 
in the closed to navigation position and a horizontal clearance of 83 
feet between the fender system.
    The existing bridge operating regulation is set out in 33 CFR 
117.261(aa-1). Under this temporary deviation, on April 23, 2018 
through October 9, 2018, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 
the bridge will operate on single-leaf openings with a 6-hour advanced 
notice for a full opening. During non-working hours, the bridge will 
operate per the normal bridge operating schedule.
    The Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway is used by a variety of vessels 
including U.S. government vessels, small commercial vessels, 
recreational vessels and tugs and barge traffic. The Coast Guard has 
carefully considered the restrictions with waterway users in publishing 
this temporary deviation.
    Vessels able to pass through the bridge in the closed position may 
do so at any time. The bridge will not be able to provide a full 
opening for emergencies and there is no immediate 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: April 23, 2018.
Barry L. Dragon,
Director, Bridge Branch, Seventh Coast Guard District.
[FR Doc. 2018-08867 Filed 4-26-18; 8:45 am]
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