Department Of Homeland Security

Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Connection Slough, Bacon Island, CA

June 25, 2009 - 74 FR 30225 - RIN: - Download Full Notice: Text | PDF

The Coast Guard is changing the drawbridge operation regulation governing the operation of the Connection Slough Drawbridge. This final rule ensures a drawbridge operator can be contacted, is present at the drawbridge during identified increased navigation periods, and reduces the hours a drawbridge operator is required to be at the drawbridge and not gainfully employed. These changes will continue to provide for the reasonable needs of navigation.

Agency Contact: If you have questions on this rule, call or e-mail Mr. David H. Sulouff, Bridge Administrator, Eleventh Coast Guard District; telephone (510) 437-3516, e-mail If you have questions on viewing the electronic docket, call Ms. Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone 202-366-9826.

This rule is final. Its effective date is July 27, 2009.

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