Four Derelict Vessels Removed from Boca Ciega Bay Update: 9-13-2018
Four Derelict Vessels Removed from Boca Ciega Bay
Gulfport Police Department Marine Unit has identified four sunken vessels in the City of Gulfport Corporate waters. The Gulfport Police Marina Unit is aggressively inventorying derelict vessels and vessels at risk in Boca Ciega Bay. A report from the four vessels were sent to Pinellas County Water and Navigation Department’s Derelict Vessel Removal Program for processing. Pinellas County has an annual contract from TSI Disaster Recovery a salvage company to remove derelict vessels from Pinellas County waters and is funded in part from florida state vessel registration fees. Identified boat owners are responsible for the cost of removal, fines and court cost.
Please report any Navigational Hazards to the Gulfport Police Department non- emergency number (727) 582-6200, US Coast Guard St. Petersburg (727)-824-7534, FWC (863)-648-3200.
Address: 4630 29th Ave South, Gulfport, FL 33711
Coordinates: 27′-44′-00″ North 82′-42′-00″ West City of Gulfport Events
Gulfport Municipal Marina lies on approximately eleven (11) acres of land and approximately seven and one half (7.5) acres of water. Marina property is surrounded by mostly residential single family homes. The marina basin is enclosed with a concrete seawall and provides one hundred ninety two (192) wet slips open to the public. The marina includes twenty five (25) dry boat storage spaces, ship store with restrooms and showers, public boat ramp with seventy (70) boat trailer parking spaces, two fueling stations, lighted range markers and guest docking facility.
Clam Bayou is adjacent to the East side of the marina channel. The park offers several fishing docks as well as passive walking trails, dock walk, kayak launch and Osprey nests.
The City of Gulfport Mooring Field is located south of the Gulfport Casino, Williams Pier, and Municipal Beach.
Twenty-five mooring locations are available year round-CLICK HERE for a map.
Online reservations are required-CLICK HERE and select Mooring to reserve your spot now!
The Gulfport Municipal Mooring rental rates:
Daily – $22.00*
Weekly – $135.00*
Monthly – $337.00*
A long term -six month (6) maximum mooring will require a (1) one-month deposit.
Live-aboard surcharge (added to resident & non- resident rate on a monthly basis). $225.00.
*Plus applicable sales tax.
Mooring Rates include: Full Service Mooring Field/Marina Staff, Marina Shower/Restroom Facilities, Marina Day Room/Library, Mooring Field Pump-out Vessel, Mail Service, Laundry Facilities, Dinghy Dock, Fuel Dock/Ship Store, On-Shore Trash & Recycling, Potable Water available at Marina, Wi-Fi Access, and Access to Marina Boat Ramp. Inclusive of City waters, the mooring field is managed so as to ensure compliance with the Clean Vessel Act, minimize damage to sea grass colonies, and provide a safe secure harbor for the boating community. Pinellas County Water and Navigation Control Authority – Environmental Management the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, and US Army Corp of Engineers have approved and granted permits for the mooring field.
Boaters, click here to view recommended mooring ball attachment methods. For more information and/or questions, please contact Marina Director and Harbormaster, Denis Frain at (727) 893-1104, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|Winter Hours||Summer Hours|
|Monday to Thursday:||8:00am to 5:00pm||Monday to Thursday:||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Friday to Sunday:||7:00am to 5:30pm||Friday to Sunday:||7:00am to 6:30pm|
|Holidays:||7:00am to 5:30pm||Holidays:||7:00am to 6:30pm|
The Gulfport Marina Ship Store is open seven (7) days a week, three hundred sixty three (363) days a year. The ship store contains the office of the Harbormaster and marina staff. The ship store provides drinks, sandwiches, snacks, marine supplies, live and frozen bait and full compliments of tackle. There are two restroom facilities with showers. The ship store transmits free internet access to all marina patrons and guest docking facilities. Two public pump-out stations are located on site adjacent to the fuel dock. On average the marina pumps outs over seven hundred (700) vessels per year disposing of twenty thousand (20,000) gallons of sewage annually. The marina’s fueling capacity is ten thousand five hundred (10,500) gallons of mid grade gasoline and twelve thousand five hundred (12,500) gallons of dyed diesel fuel. The ship store has two fueling station with gas and diesel at each fuel dispenser. The marina boasts one hundred forty feet of floating fuel dock. The marina pumped this fiscal year one hundred twenty two thousand nine hundred (122,900) gallons of mid grade gas and seventy thousand (70,000) gallons of diesel fuel. Marina staff assisted in the fueling of four thousand eight hundred thirty one (4,000) vessels.
- We now have BRIDGE FREE access to the Gulf of Mexico.
- Easy access to the Intercostal Water Way.
- 250 Wet slips
- 30-50AMP Individual Pump Outs
- Monthly & Transient Rentals
- Launching Ramp
- Kayak Launch and Storage
- Extremely Well Protected Basin
- Marine Supplies
- Public Pump Outs
- Live and Frozen Bait
- Fishing Tackle
- Gas & Diesel
- Snacks & Drinks
In accordance with federal, state, and local law, the City of Gulfport does not discriminate based on age, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or physical characteristic.
City Hall Address: 2401 53rd St. S. Gulfport, FL 33707
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