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DCSO Marine Patrol Hosts Free Boat Safety Inspection Clinics (Photo) - 04/29/21

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. - Marine Deputies have scheduled FREE boat safety inspection events in four locations on four separate days.

The purpose of the event is to provide boaters the opportunity to have their pre-season safety inspections completed. The inspection process will include checking for: 

  • Approved Life Jackets
  • Working fire extinguishers 
  • Approved type IV floatation devices
  • Approved sound producing equipment 
  • Working engine blower fan
  • Assistance with the proper placement of registration numbers and stickers. 

Upon passing the inspection, boaters will be provided with a 2021 inspection sticker. 

Inspections will begin at 9:00 am and end at 2:00 pm each day. The dates and locations are as follows: 

  • Saturday, May 1 - Sutherlin Bi-Mart (388 E. Central Ave., Sutherlin)
  • Saturday, May 8 - Roseburg Bi-Mart (1381 NW Garden Valley Blvd., Roseburg)
  • Saturday, May 15 - Winston Bi-Mart (391 NW Douglas Blvd., Winston)
  • Saturday, May 29 - Reedsport McKay's Market (1300 Highway 101 Ave., Reedsport)

Deputies will also be available to answer questions and provide boater and water safety information. 

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