Salvage crews spent Tuesday attempting to raise a 45 foot catamaran sunk in Biscayne Bay. The boat owner is still trying to figure out what happened Sunday afternoon, when 30 passengers had to make a swim for it. Thankfully nearby boaters came to their rescue.
The government shutdown couldn’t stop the party on the waters of Biscayne National Park.
The Miami-Dade Fire Rescue’s two fire boats and their team of eight will not be part of the multi-agency task for patrolling Miami-Dade’s water’s October 12 and 13.
State officials said they will no use state money to reopen national parks in the Sunshine State.
Biscayne National Park may be closed due to the government shutdown, but law enforcement will allow the annual Columbus Day tie-up and party to go on in the waters of Biscayne National Park.
It’s the ultimate giveaway that combines the magic of childhood summer camp with interactive workshops.
Monday is Columbus Day. While most of us have to go to work or school, there will be some businesses and government agencies which will not be open.
It’s been described by some as a Mardi Gras on the water. The Columbus Day weekend party scene at Biscayne Bay National Park has become a major concern for law enforcement and park officials.
The Coast Guard would like to encourage boaters to enjoy their Columbus Day weekend on the water safely. Use these tips to stay safe this weekend.
The Columbus Day holiday in South Florida usually means a big boating weekend on the water, if the weather cooperates and that means heavy enforcement on the high seas for boating safety.