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Posted 6/2/2017

Release no. 17-109

Little Rock District Operations Technical Support Branch

To ensure the safety of life and property during the Riverfest fireworks display in Little Rock, AR, a safety zone will be enforced by the Coast Guard on the Arkansas River from NM 118.8 to NM 119.5.  The safety zone will be in effect from 9:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on June 4, 2017.  No vessels may enter or remain within this safety zone unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port or an on-scene representative.  Vessels may contact the Coast Guard Sector Lower Mississippi River on VHF-FM Channel 16 for further information.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or you may email



Kevin J. McDaniels

Chief, Operations Division