Coast Guard July 17, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Lake Michigan, Calumet Harbor, Chicago, IL
Document Number: 2017-14904
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing two temporary safety zones on Lake Michigan in Calumet Harbor, in Chicago, IL. This action is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters of the United States immediately prior to, during, and after a lakebed rock removal operation involving explosives. Entry of vessels or persons into these zones is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan.
Safety Zone; 28th Annual Lake Erie Open Water Swim; Lake Erie, Cleveland, OH
Document Number: 2017-14902
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for certain waters of Lake Erie. This safety zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Erie during the 28th Annual Lake Erie Open Water Swim. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect swimmers from vessels operating in the area. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Buffalo.