Safety Zone: Tennessee River, Ohio River, and Cumberland River, Paducah and Smithland, KY- New I-60 Bridge Crossing
Notice number: 2022-19544
Date: 8:00 a.m. on September 12, 2022, through 8:00 a.m. on September 22, 2022
Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Temporary final rule.
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for certain waters of the Tennessee River, Ohio River, and Cumberland River. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on the navigable waters in between Paducah, Kentucky, and Smithland, KY, during the transit and installation of the new I-60 bridge crossing the Cumberland River near Smithland, KY. This rule prohibits persons and vessels from entering the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Ohio Valley (COTP) or a designated representative.
This rule is effective from 8:00 a.m. on September 12, 2022, through 8:00 a.m. on September 22, 2022. The temporary safety zone will be enforced from 8 a.m. on September 12, 2022, through 8 a.m. on September 22, 2022, unless canceled earlier by the Captain of the Port Sector Ohio Valley.
To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to https://www.regulations.gov, type USCG-2022-0463 in the search box and click “Search.”
If you have questions on this rule, call or email MST1 Evan Dawson, U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Paducah; telephone 270-442-1621 x 2113, email MSUPaducah-WWM@USCG.MIL.