Coast Guard to offer free boat safety checks June 25


The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 12-01, will conduct Vessel Safety Checks on Saturday, June 25, at Island Watersports, 36084 Harpoon Road, Fenwick Island, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Trained and qualified Coast Guard Auxiliarists will on hand to provide free courtesy vessel safety checks (VSC). Vessels will be checked to be sure they meet all the requirements for a safe and pleasurable boating season. Any vessel not meeting all requirements will only be advised of such deficiencies. Records of VSC’s are not reported to any law-enforcement agency.