Coast Guard May 10, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival, Buffalo River, Buffalo, NY
Document Number: 2017-09483
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-05-10
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a temporary safety zone for certain waters of the Buffalo River. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waters near Buffalo River Works, Buffalo, NY, during the Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival on June 17, 2017, which includes boat races. This proposed rulemaking would prohibit persons and vessels from passing through the safety zone during race heats unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Buffalo or a designated representative. We invite your comments on this proposed rulemaking.
Safety Zone; Hurricanes and Other Disasters in South Florida
Document Number: 2017-09476
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-05-10
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a safety zone within the Sector Miami Captain of the Port Zone. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of persons and vessels in the event of reduced or restricted visibility due to hurricanes and other disasters. This action is intended to restrict port operations in the event of hurricanes and other disasters. We invite your comments on this proposed rulemaking.
Safety Zone, Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier East, Chicago, IL
Document Number: 2017-09444
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-05-10
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Navy Pier East Safety Zone within the Chicago Harbor on June 27, 2017. This action is necessary and intended to ensure the safety of life and property on navigable waters prior to, during, and immediately after the fireworks display. During the enforcement period listed below, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions upon, and control movement of vessels that transit this regulated area with the approval from the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan.
Security Zone; Portland Rose Festival on Willamette River
Document Number: 2017-09408
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-05-10
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the security zone for the Portland Rose Festival on the Willamette River in Portland, OR, from 8 a.m. on June 7, 2017 through noon on June 12, 2017. This action is necessary to ensure the security of vessels participating in the 2017 Portland Rose Festival on the Willamette River during the event. Our regulation for the Security Zone Portland Rose Festival on the Willamette River identifies the regulated area. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter or remain in the security zone without permission from the Sector Columbia River Captain of the Port.