Coast Guard April 12, 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Special Local Regulations; Marine Events Within the Captain of the Port Zone Columbia River
Document Number: 2018-07627
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-04-12
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce special local regulations at various locations in the Sector Columbia River Captain of the Port zone. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waters during marine events. These regulations prohibit persons and vessels from being in the regulated area unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Columbia River or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Carquinez Strait, Between Benicia and Martinez, CA
Document Number: 2018-07622
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-04-12
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Union Pacific Railroad Drawbridge across the Carquinez Strait, mile 7.0, between Benicia and Martinez, CA. The deviation is necessary to allow the bridge owner to replace drawspan operational components. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position during the deviation period.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Sloop Channel, Nassau, NY
Document Number: 2018-07549
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-04-12
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Wantagh Parkway Bridge, mile 15.4 and the Meadowbrook State Parkway Bridge, mile 12.8, both across Sloop Channel, at Nassau, New York. This temporary deviation is necessary to facilitate public safety during a public event, the Jones Beach State Park U.S. Navy Blue Angels Show. This deviation allows the bridges to remain in the closed position during the public event.