USCG SECTOR LA/LB
The holiday boat parade season is upon us. People will be flocking to the waterfront to look at the lights and celebrate the holidays. Passenger vessels as well as private vessels will be going out on evening excursions and joining boat parades. As in past years, Coast Guard Marine Inspectors will be conducting additional inspections of vessels involved in the parades and evening trips. Here are a few pointers and other things that everyone should be aware of to minimize the impact on safe and legal operations.