Coast Guard July 31, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Upper Mississippi River, Mile 662.8 to 663.9
Document Number: 2013-18342
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-07-31
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for all waters of the Upper Mississippi River, from mile 662.8 to 663.9, extending the entire width of the river. This safety zone is needed to protect vessels transiting through the area on the Upper Mississippi River. Entry into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Upper Mississippi River or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation Lake Washington, Seattle, WA
Document Number: 2013-18341
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-07-31
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Evergreen Point Floating Bridge (State Route 520 across Lake Washington) at Seattle, WA. This deviation is necessary to accommodate the Seafair Air Show practice and event. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position to help minimize traffic congestion during the event.