Coast Guard Station Chicago
Coast Guard Station Chicago is located in Chicago, IL., the third largest city in the nation and the busiest station in the Coast Guard's Ninth District. On average, we respond to move then 100 search and rescue cases per year, conduct 1,000 law enforcement boardings, and participate in 100 major marine events. Our operating area is Chicago, IL to Gary, IN on Lake Michigan and nearly 150 miles of river system. Station Calumet Harbor is designated the parent command of Station (small) DuSable Harbor, located at the Chicago Maritime Safety Station (CMSS) (Old Coast Guard Station Chicago) with the Chicago Marine Police and Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
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