Coast Guard July 6, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zones; Marine Events Held in the Captain of the Port Long Island Sound Zone
Document Number: 2017-14189
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing three temporary safety zones for fireworks displays within the Captain of the Port (COTP) Long Island Sound (LIS) Zone. This temporary final rule is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during these events. Entry into, transit through, mooring or anchoring within these limited access areas is prohibited unless authorized by the COTP LIS.
Safety Zones; Marine Events Held in the Captain of the Port Long Island Sound Zone
Document Number: 2017-14188
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing seven temporary safety zones for fireworks displays within the Captain of the Port (COTP) Long Island Sound (LIS) Zone. This temporary final rule is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during these events. Entry into, transit through, mooring or anchoring within these regulated areas is prohibited unless authorized by COTP LIS.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Hutchinson River, New York, NY
Document Number: 2017-14171
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has modified a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Hutchinson River Parkway Bridge across the Hutchinson River, mile 0.9 at New York, New York. This deviation is necessary to complete application of protective coating on the bridge as well as maintenance of operating machinery. This modified deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position for periods of up to two weeks over the course of the summer months in order to expedite work efforts.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Mill River, New Haven, CT
Document Number: 2017-14164
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Chapel Street Bridge across the Mill River, mile 0.4 at New Haven, Connecticut. This deviation is necessary to complete bridge deck replacement as well as various repairs. This deviation allows the bridge to open for the passage of vessels upon two hours of advance notice as well as a ten day closure of the draw to all vessel traffic.
Safety Zone; Oswego Harborfest 2017 Breakwall Fireworks Display; Oswego Harbor, Oswego, NY
Document Number: 2017-14150
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Oswego Harbor, Oswego, NY. This safety zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of the Oswego Harbor during the Oswego Harborfest 2017 Breakwall Fireworks Display. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect mariners and vessels from the navigational hazards associated with a fireworks display.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Jamaica Bay, Queens, NY
Document Number: 2017-14103
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Marine Parkway (Gil Hodges) Bridge across Rockaway Inlet, mile 3.0, at Queens, NY. This deviation is necessary to complete bridge maintenance and repairs. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position.