MKARNS Nav Notice SWL 16-35 Notice of Safety Zone For Riverfest Fireworks Display

Published June 3, 2016
Navigation Notice

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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 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 5, 2016.  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 District Operations Technical Support Branch
James McKinnie

Release no. SWL 16-035