Coast Guard plans to resume barge anchoring near Rhinecliff

Rhinebeck Community Forum

The Coast Guard is planning to add ten locations where commercial vessels can drop anchor on the Hudson River, and three of them are right here in the Rhinecliff area. As reported in lohud.com, the additional anchorages are meant to make river traffic safer and more efficient, but they may also be a source of controversy for the cities, towns, and hamlets along the Hudson.  READ ON:   http://www.rhinecliff.org/content/coast-guard-plans-resume-barge-anchoring-near-rhinecliff

Rhinebeck leader decries Coast Guard plan for to use local sites along Hudson River as rest stop for tankers, tugs http://www.dailyfreeman.com/general-news/20160630/rhinebeck-leader-decries-coast-guard-plan-for-to-use-local-sites-along-hudson-river-as-rest-stop-for-tankers-tugs

Rhinebeck Community Forum

Letter to the editor:

The Coast Guard is planning to add ten locations where commercial vessels can drop anchor on the Hudson River, and three of them are right here in the Rhinecliff area. As reported in lohud.com, the additional anchorages are meant to make river traffic safer and more efficient, but they may also be…

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