Coast Guard November 14, 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone for Fireworks Displays; Upper Potomac River, Washington Channel, DC
Document Number: 2018-24773
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-11-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is proposing to establish a temporary safety zone for certain waters of the Upper Potomac River. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waters of the Washington Channel adjacent to The Wharf DC, Washington, DC, for recurring fireworks displays from January 12, 2019, through December 31, 2019. This proposed rulemaking would prohibit persons and vessels from being in the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Maryland-National Capital Region or a designated representative. We invite your comments on this proposed rulemaking.