Holiday causes speed-zone confusion in Florida waterway

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The marine radio at the Naples, Fla., city dock buzzed the day after Christmas with questions about whether slow-speed zones were in effect in Naples Bay.

Boaters wondered whether marine officers considered that Monday a holiday, when weekend and holiday speed zones apply.

"It was a bit of a mess out there," Frank Perrucci, president of the Marine Industries Association of Collier County, said Wednesday.

Click here for the full report and the city’s plan to avoid confusion after the New Year’s Day holiday.


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