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Safety Zones; Annual Firework Displays Within the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound Area of Responsibility

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AGENCY:

Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION:

Notice of enforcement of regulation.

SUMMARY:

The Coast Guard will enforce the safety zones for annual firework displays in the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound area of responsibility during the dates and times noted below. This action is necessary to prevent injury and to protect life and property of the maritime public from the hazards associated with the firework displays. During the enforcement periods, entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within these zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Start Printed Page 38022Captain of the Port, Puget Sound or Designated Representative.

DATES:

The regulations in 33 CFR 165.1332 will be enforced during the dates and times noted below from July 3, 2010 through August 15, 2010.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

If you have questions on this notice, call or e-mail LTJG Ashley M. Wanzer, Sector Seattle Waterways Management, Coast Guard; telephone 206-217-6175, SectorSeattleWWM@uscg.mil.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The Coast Guard will enforce 33 CFR 165.1332 for the following safety zones during the dates and times noted and with the changes mentioned below.

The following safety zones will extended their respective radius in yards from their respective launch site to the radius noted below and be enforced from 5 p.m. on July 3, 2010 through 1 a.m. on July 4, 2010:

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Liberty Bay FireworksLiberty Bay47° 43.917′ N122° 39.133′ W300
Langlie's Old Fashioned Independence CelebrationIndianola47° 44.817′ N122° 31.533′ W250
Deer Harbor Annual Fireworks DisplayDeer Harbor48° 37.0′ N123° 00.25′ W200

The following safety zones will extended their respective radius in yards from their respective launch site to the radius noted below and be enforced from 5 p.m. on July 4, 2010 through 1 a.m. on July 5, 2010:

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Port Angeles Chamber of CommercePort Angeles Harbor48°07.033′ N123°24.967′ W150
Kirkland FireworksKirkland , Lake Washington47°40.583′ N122°12.84′ W250
Three Tree Point Community FireworksThree Tree Point47°27.033′ N122°23.15′ W200
City of Renton FireworksRenton, Lake Washington47°29.986′ N122°11.85′ W150
Steilacoom Annual FireworksSteilacoom47°10.4′ N122°36.2′ W450
Tacoma Freedom FairCommencement Bay47°16.817′ N122°27.933′ W300
City of Anacortes FireworksFidalgo Bay47°17.1′ N122°28.4′ W175
Fireworks DisplayHenderson Bay47°21.8′ N122°38.367′ W250
Des Moines FireworksDes Moines47°24.117′ N122°20.033′ W150
Port Orchard FireworksPort Orchard47°32.883′ N122°37.917′ W350
Bainbridge Island FireworksEagle Harbor47°37.267′ N122°31.583′ W300
Yarrow Point CommunityYarrow Point47°38.727′ N122°13.466′ W150
City of Kenmore FireworksLake Forest Park47°39.0′ N122°13.55′ W150
Sheridan Beach CommunityLake Forest Park47°44.783′ N122°16.917′ W100
Vashon Island FireworksQuartermaster Harbor47°45.25′ N122°15.75′ W450
Kingston FireworksAppletree Cove47°47.65′ N122°29.917′ W150
Brewster Fire Department FireworksBrewster48°06.367′ N119°47.15′ W250
Port Townsend Sunrise RotaryPort Townsend48°08.067′ N122°46.467′ W175
Friday Harbor IndependenceFriday Harbor48°32.6′ N122°00.467′ W250
Roche Harbor FireworksRoche Harbor48°36.7′ N123°09.5′ W150
Orcas IslandOrcas Island48°41.317′ N122°54.467′ W250
Blast Over BellinghamBellingham Bay48°44.933′ N122°29.667′ W450
City of Mount Vernon FireworksEdgewater Park48°25.178′ N122°20.424′ W150
Chase Family Fourth at Lake UnionLake Union47°38.418′ N122°20.111′ W300

The following safety zone will be enforced from 5 p.m. on July 5, 2010 through 1 a.m. on July 6, 2010:

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Alderbrook Resort & Spa FireworksHood Canal47°21.033′ N123°04.1′ W350

The following safety zone will be enforced from 5 p.m. on July 10, 2010 through 1 a.m. on July 11, 2010:

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Mercer Island CelebrationMercer Island47°35.517′ N122°13.233′ W150

The following safety zone will be enforced from 5 p.m. on July 24, 2010 through 1 a.m. on July 25, 2010:Start Printed Page 38023

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Whaling DaysDyes Inlet47°38.65′ N122°41.35′ W300

The following safety zone will be enforced from 5 p.m. on August 14, 2010 through 1 a.m. on August 15, 2010:

Event nameLocationLatitudeLongitudeRadius
Medina DaysMedina Park47° 36.867′ N122° 14.5′ W150

The special requirements listed in 33 CFR 165.1332, published on June 15, 2010 in the Federal Register (75 FR 33700), apply to the activation and enforcement of these safety zones.

All vessel operators who desire to enter the safety zone must obtain permission from the Captain of the Port or Designated Representative by contacting either the on-scene patrol craft on VHF Ch 13 or Ch 16 or the Coast Guard Sector Seattle Joint Harbor Operations Center (JHOC) via telephone at 206-217-6002.

The Coast Guard may be assisted by other Federal, State, or local law enforcement agencies in enforcing this regulation.

This notice is issued under authority of 33 CFR 165.1332 and 33 CFR 165 and 5 U.S.C. 552(a). In addition to this notice, the Coast Guard will provide the maritime community with extensive advanced notification of the safety zones via the Local Notice to Mariners and marine information broadcasts on the day of the events. If the COTP or Designated Representative determines that the regulated area need not be enforced for the full duration stated in this notice, a Broadcast Notice to Mariners will be issued to grant general permission to enter the regulated area.

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Dated: June 18, 2010.

L.R. Tumbarello,

Commander, U.S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port, Puget Sound, Acting.

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[FR Doc. 2010-15970 Filed 6-30-10; 8:45 am]

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