Coast Guard January 22, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Sellwood Bridge Move; Willamette River, Portland, OR
Document Number: 2013-01139
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-01-22
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing of a temporary safety zone around the Sellwood Bridge, located on the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, while it is being relocated 66 feet downriver as part of the new Sellwood Bridge construction project. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of persons and vessels transiting the Willamette River in the vicinity of the Sellwood Bridge as it is being moved. This safety zone will also allow full maneuverability for construction operations in this area during the bridge movement operation. The safety zone will be effective for two days, but will only be enforced as long as is necessary to complete the bridge movement.