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Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Kenai Relocates to Homer

Map of Alaska highlighting Kenai Peninsula Borough
Map of Alaska highlighting Kenai Peninsula Borough (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Kenai relocated to new offices in Homer last week.

The Coast Guard moved into new offices in Homer during the first week of April in order to provide greater accessibility to the majority of the unit's customers and maintain a valuable connection with the people across the western Kenai Peninsula.

A commissioning ceremony for the new Homer location will be held on May 3, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Marine Safety Detachment Kenai will be officially renamed Marine Safety Detachment Homer. The public is invited to attend the event.

Marine Safety Detachment Kenai is a six person office responsible for marine casualty investigations, pollution response and marine inspections throughout the western Kenai Peninsula.

Effective today, all inquiries should be directed to the new offices in Homer at:

Marine Safety Detachment Homer
Phone: 907- 235-3292
Fax: 907-235-3624
Address: 104 E. Pioneer Ave. Homer, AK 99603

For more information contact Lt. Sarah Geoffrion, MSD Homer officer in charge, at 907-235-3292.

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