Category Archives: Marine News

Safe Boating & Traffic Safety Event, 5/21/16

The Fairfield Police Marine Unit will be hosting a Safe Boating Event to kick off National Safe Boating Week! Marine Unit Officers will be conducting FREE Vessel Inspections! Traffic Safety Officers will be offering FREE Child Seat installations! Come down and try the Roll-Over Simulator or the Seat Belt Convincer! DATE:  Saturday, May 21, 2016 TIME: …
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US Coast Guard Regulations for Stand Up Paddlers

The sport of Stand-up Paddle-Boarding (SUP boarding) has exploded. Thousands of new SUP boarders are getting on the water with their boards for the first time. It’s great, it’s fun, but do you know what you need to have and do in order to be legal on the water? The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has determined…
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