MKARNS NAV NOTICE SWL 15-19 Notice of Safety Zone

Published May 19, 2015
Navigation Notice

Navigation Notice

                                                   NOTICE OF SAFETY ZONE

                                                                FOR RIVERFEST FIREWORKS DISPLAY

To ensure the safety of life and property during the Riverfest fireworks display in Little Rock, AR, a safety zone will be established by the Coast Guard for the Arkansas River from mile marker 118.8 to mile marker 119.5.  The safety zone will be in effect from 9:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on 24 May 2015.  No vessels may enter or remain within this safety zone unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port.  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 James McKinnie in the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or (501) 324-5096, or you may email


                                                                           Kevin J. McDaniels   

                                                                            Chief, Operations Division 

Little Rock OTSB
James McKinnie

Release no. SWL 15-19