Regattas and Marine Parades; Great Lakes Annual Marine Events, 31047-31048 [2018-14250]

Download as PDF 31047 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 128 / Tuesday, July 3, 2018 / Rules and Regulations For the reasons set forth in the preamble, the DoN amends part 706 of title 32 of the Code of Federal Regulations as follows: PART 706—CERTIFICATIONS AND EXEMPTIONS UNDER THE INTERNATIONAL REGULATIONS FOR PREVENTING COLLISIONS AT SEA, 1972 1. The authority citation for part 706 continues to read: ■ Authority: 33 U.S.C. 1605. 2. Section 706.2 is amended by: ■ a. In Table Four, paragraph 15, adding, in alpha numerical order, by vessel number, an entry for USS PAUL IGNATIUS (DDG 117); and ■ b. In Table Five, adding, in alpha numerical order, by vessel number, an entry for USS PAUL IGNATIUS (DDG 117). The additions read as follows: ■ Vessel * * * * * * * * * * * * Table Four * * * 15. * * * Horizontal distance from the fore and aft centerline of the vessel in the athwartship direction Number * * * USS PAUL IGNATIUS ................................................... * § 706.2 Certifications of the Secretary of the Navy under Executive Order 11964 and 33 U.S.C. 1605. * * * DDG 117 ....................................................................... * * * * 1.85 * * * TABLE FIVE Vessel Masthead lights not over all other lights and obstructions. annex I, sec. 2(f) Number * USS PAUL IGNATIUS * DDG 117 * BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with RULES 33 CFR Part 100 [Docket No. USCG–2018–0605] Regattas and Marine Parades; Great Lakes Annual Marine Events Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of enforcement of regulation. AGENCY: ACTION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:05 Jul 02, 2018 Jkt 244001 * The Coast Guard will enforce various special local regulations for annual regattas and marine parades in the Captain of the Port Detroit zone. Enforcement of these regulations is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters immediately prior to, during, and after these regattas or marine parades. During the aforementioned period, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately prior to, during, and after regattas or marine parades. DATES: The regulations in 33 CFR 100.914 and 100.915 will be enforced at specified dates and times between July 20, 2018 and July 29, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this document, call or email Tracy Girard, Prevention Department, telephone (313)568–9564, email Tracy.M.Girard@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the following special local regulations listed in 33 CFR part Frm 00011 * X SUMMARY: PO 00000 After masthead light less than 1⁄2 ship’s length aft of forward masthead light. annex I, sec. 3(a) * X Approved: May 30, 2018. C.J. Spain, Deputy Assistant Judge Advocate General (Admiralty and Maritime Law), Acting. Dated: June 13, 2018. E.K. Baldini, Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–14251 Filed 7–2–18; 8:45 am] Forward masthead light not in forward quarter of ship. annex I, sec. 3(a) Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 X Percentage horizontal separation attained * 14.6 100, Safety of Life on Navigable Waters, on the following dates and times: (1) § 100.914 Trenton Rotary Roar on the River, Trenton, MI. This special local regulation will be enforced from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day from July 20 through July 22, 2018. (2) § 100.915 St. Clair River Classic Offshore Race, St. Clair, MI. This special local regulation will be enforced from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day from July 23 through July 29, 2018. Special Local Regulations In accordance with § 100.901, entry into, transiting, or anchoring within these regulated areas is prohibited unless authorized by the Coast Guard patrol commander (PATCOM). The PATCOM may restrict vessel operation within the regulated area to vessels having particular operating characteristics. Vessels permitted to enter this regulated area must operate at a nowake speed and in a manner that will not endanger race participants or any other craft. E:\FR\FM\03JYR1.SGM 03JYR1 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with RULES 31048 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 128 / Tuesday, July 3, 2018 / Rules and Regulations The PATCOM may direct the anchoring, mooring, or movement of any vessel within this regulated area. A succession of sharp, short signals by whistle or horn from vessels patrolling the area under the direction of the PATCOM shall serve as a signal to stop. Vessels so signaled shall stop and shall comply with the orders of the PATCOM. Failure to do so may result in expulsion from the area, a Notice of Violation for failure to comply, or both. If it is deemed necessary for the protection of life and property, the PATCOM may terminate the marine event or the operation of any vessel within the regulated area. In accordance with the general regulations in § 100.35 of this part, the Coast Guard will patrol the regatta area under the direction of a designated Coast Guard Patrol Commander (PATCOM). The PATCOM may be contacted on Channel 16 (156.8 MHz) by the call sign ‘‘Coast Guard Patrol Commander.’’ Under the provisions of 33 CFR 100.928, vessels transiting within the regulated area shall travel at a no-wake speed and remain vigilant for event participants and safety craft. Additionally, vessels shall yield rightof-way for event participants and event safety craft and shall follow directions given by the Coast Guard’s on-scene representative or by event representatives during the event. The ‘‘on-scene representative’’ of the Captain of the Port Detroit is any Coast Guard commissioned, warrant, or petty officer who has been designated by the Captain of the Port Detroit to act on his behalf. The on-scene representative of the Captain of the Port Detroit will be aboard either a Coast Guard or Coast Guard Auxiliary vessel. The Captain of the Port Detroit or his designated on scene representative may be contacted via VHF Channel 16. The rules in this section shall not apply to vessels participating in the event or to government vessels patrolling the regulated area in the performance of their assigned duties. This document is issued under authority of 33 CFR 100.35 and 5 U.S.C. 552(a). If the Captain of the Port determines that any of these special local regulations need not be enforced for the full duration stated in this document, he may suspend such enforcement and notify the public of the suspension via a Broadcast Notice to Mariners. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:05 Jul 02, 2018 Jkt 244001 Dated: June 26, 2018. J.W. Novak, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Detroit. [FR Doc. 2018–14250 Filed 7–2–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2018–0628] Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Rancocas Creek, Burlington, NJ 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 S.R. 543 (Riverside-Delanco) Bridge across the Rancocas Creek, mile 1.3, at Burlington, NJ. The deviation is necessary to facilitate routine maintenance. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position. DATES: This deviation is effective without actual notice from July 3, 2018 until 3:30 p.m. on August 2, 2018. For enforcement purposes actual notice will be used from 7 a.m. on June 28, 2018 until July 3, 2018. ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, [USCG–2018–0628] 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 Mr. Mickey Sanders, Bridge Administration Branch, Fifth District, Coast Guard; telephone (757) 398–6587, email Mickey.D.Sanders2@uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Burlington County Bridge Commission, owner and operator of the S.R. 543 (Riverside-Delanco) Bridge across the Rancocas Creek, mile 1.3, at Burlington, NJ, has requested a temporary deviation from the current operating schedule to accommodate routine maintenance. Under this temporary deviation, the bridge will require a 30 minutes advanced notice to open Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., on June 28, 2018, to August 2, 2018. The current operating schedule is set out in 33 CFR 117.745. The Rancocas Creek is mostly used by recreational vessels. The Coast Guard SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 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 be able to open for emergencies and there is no immediate alternate route for vessels unable to pass through the bridge in the closed position. The Coast Guard will also inform the users of the waterways through our Local and Broadcast Notice 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 this temporary deviation. In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridge must return to its regular operating schedule immediately at the end of this effective period of this temporary deviation. This deviation from the operating regulations is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35. Dated: June 26, 2018. Hal R. Pitts, Bridge Program Manager, Fifth Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2018–14238 Filed 7–2–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket Number USCG–2018–0613] RIN 1625–AA00 Safety Zone; Canalside 4th of July Celebration, Buffalo River, Buffalo, NY Coast Guard, DHS. Temporary final rule. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for navigable waters on the Buffalo River, Buffalo, NY. This safety zone is intended to restrict vessels from portions of the Buffalo River during the Canalside 4th of July Celebration fireworks display. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect mariners and vessels from the navigational hazards associated with a fireworks display. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Buffalo. DATES: This rule is effective from 9:45 p.m. July 4, 2018 until 10:45 p.m. on July 5, 2018. ADDRESSES: To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to http:// SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03JYR1.SGM 03JYR1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 128 (Tuesday, July 3, 2018)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 31047-31048]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-14250]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 100

[Docket No. USCG-2018-0605]


Regattas and Marine Parades; Great Lakes Annual Marine Events

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of enforcement of regulation.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard will enforce various special local regulations 
for annual regattas and marine parades in the Captain of the Port 
Detroit zone. Enforcement of these regulations is necessary and 
intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters immediately 
prior to, during, and after these regattas or marine parades. During 
the aforementioned period, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions 
upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately 
prior to, during, and after regattas or marine parades.

DATES: The regulations in 33 CFR 100.914 and 100.915 will be enforced 
at specified dates and times between July 20, 2018 and July 29, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this 
document, call or email Tracy Girard, Prevention Department, telephone 
(313)568-9564, email [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Coast Guard will enforce the following 
special local regulations listed in 33 CFR part 100, Safety of Life on 
Navigable Waters, on the following dates and times:
    (1) Sec.  100.914 Trenton Rotary Roar on the River, Trenton, MI. 
This special local regulation will be enforced from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
each day from July 20 through July 22, 2018.
    (2) Sec.  100.915 St. Clair River Classic Offshore Race, St. Clair, 
MI. This special local regulation will be enforced from 10 a.m. to 7 
p.m. each day from July 23 through July 29, 2018.

Special Local Regulations

    In accordance with Sec.  100.901, entry into, transiting, or 
anchoring within these regulated areas is prohibited unless authorized 
by the Coast Guard patrol commander (PATCOM). The PATCOM may restrict 
vessel operation within the regulated area to vessels having particular 
operating characteristics.
    Vessels permitted to enter this regulated area must operate at a 
no-wake speed and in a manner that will not endanger race participants 
or any other craft.

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    The PATCOM may direct the anchoring, mooring, or movement of any 
vessel within this regulated area. A succession of sharp, short signals 
by whistle or horn from vessels patrolling the area under the direction 
of the PATCOM shall serve as a signal to stop. Vessels so signaled 
shall stop and shall comply with the orders of the PATCOM. Failure to 
do so may result in expulsion from the area, a Notice of Violation for 
failure to comply, or both.
    If it is deemed necessary for the protection of life and property, 
the PATCOM may terminate the marine event or the operation of any 
vessel within the regulated area.
    In accordance with the general regulations in Sec.  100.35 of this 
part, the Coast Guard will patrol the regatta area under the direction 
of a designated Coast Guard Patrol Commander (PATCOM). The PATCOM may 
be contacted on Channel 16 (156.8 MHz) by the call sign ``Coast Guard 
Patrol Commander.''
    Under the provisions of 33 CFR 100.928, vessels transiting within 
the regulated area shall travel at a no-wake speed and remain vigilant 
for event participants and safety craft. Additionally, vessels shall 
yield right-of-way for event participants and event safety craft and 
shall follow directions given by the Coast Guard's on-scene 
representative or by event representatives during the event.
    The ``on-scene representative'' of the Captain of the Port Detroit 
is any Coast Guard commissioned, warrant, or petty officer who has been 
designated by the Captain of the Port Detroit to act on his behalf. The 
on-scene representative of the Captain of the Port Detroit will be 
aboard either a Coast Guard or Coast Guard Auxiliary vessel. The 
Captain of the Port Detroit or his designated on scene representative 
may be contacted via VHF Channel 16.
    The rules in this section shall not apply to vessels participating 
in the event or to government vessels patrolling the regulated area in 
the performance of their assigned duties.
    This document is issued under authority of 33 CFR 100.35 and 5 
U.S.C. 552(a). If the Captain of the Port determines that any of these 
special local regulations need not be enforced for the full duration 
stated in this document, he may suspend such enforcement and notify the 
public of the suspension via a Broadcast Notice to Mariners.

    Dated: June 26, 2018.
J.W. Novak,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port Detroit.
[FR Doc. 2018-14250 Filed 7-2-18; 8:45 am]
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