Public Affairs provides direct support, advice and counsel to the Atlantic Area Commander, Chief of Staff and Division Chiefs on media interest and reactions regarding Coast Guard activities. Public Affairs also develops and supplements plans for the External Affairs Programs of the Coast Guard with a view toward fostering public and internal knowledge, understanding, confidence and good will respecting the service and its activities.
USCG Begins Northeast Icebreaking Season
Coast Guard's (USCG) winter icebreaking season has officially kicked off in
the Northeast, starting December 15 and running through March.
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Point of Contacts:
LT Scott McBride, Public Affairs Officer
Ms. Lorraine Brooks, Media Relations Specialist
PACS Sarah Foster, Public Affairs, 757-398-6521
PA2 Walter E. Shinn, Public Affairs, 757-398-6407
U.S. Coast Guard
431 Crawford Street
Portsmouth, VA 23704