Coast Guard July 29, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Maine; Sector Northern New England August Swim Events.
Document Number: E8-17292
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary safety zones during the month of August around the ``Sprucewold Cabbage Island Swim,'' ``Tri for a Cure Triathlon,'' ``Greater Burlington YMCA Lake Swim,'' ``Y-Tri Triathlon,'' and ``Rockland Breakwater Swim'' marine events while the events are in progress. These safety zones are needed to protect swimmers, event sponsors' safety vessels, and others in the maritime community from the safety hazards that may arise from events of this type. Entry into these safety zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Northern New England.