Coast Guard May 30, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Drawbridge Operation Regulation; St. Croix River, Stillwater, MN
Document Number: 2012-13033
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-05-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operation schedule that governs the Stillwater Highway Drawbridge across the St. Croix River, mile 23.4, at Stillwater, Minnesota. The deviation is necessary due to increased vehicular traffic after a local 4th of July fireworks display. The deviation allows the bridge to be in the closed-to-navigation position to clear increased vehicular traffic.
Safety Zone; Belle Pass Dredge Operations, Belle Pass, Mile Marker 1.0 to Mile Marker (−0.2), Port Fourchon, Lafourche Parish, LA
Document Number: 2012-13031
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-05-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 500 foot temporary moving safety zone around the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge MISSOURI H, while it conducts dredging operations in specified waters of Belle Pass, Port Fourchon, Louisiana. This action is necessary for the protection of persons and vessels on navigable waters during dredging operations. Entry into or transiting in this zone is prohibited to all vessels, mariners, and persons unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) Morgan City or a designated representative.
Safety Zone for Fifth Coast Guard District Fireworks Display Currituck Sound; Corolla, NC
Document Number: 2012-12972
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2012-05-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to temporarily change the enforcement location of a safety zone for one specific recurring fireworks display in the Fifth Coast Guard District. This regulation applies to only one recurring fireworks event, held adjacent to the Currituck Sound, Corolla, North Carolina. The fireworks display previously originated from a barge but will this year originate from a location on land; the safety zone is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in a portion of the Currituck Sound, Corolla, NC, during the event.