As the unofficial start to summer gets underway this weekend, officials in New York are warning boaters to be careful around the Tappan Zee Bridge construction site.
Boaters can expect big crowds for the last of the big summer holidays. That also means increased hazards on the water.
When it comes to boating safety in the state of New York, critics claim the rules are lax and out of date. But changes could soon be coming.
For all the boaters heading out this weekend, be careful. Extra marine patrols are out on the water.
All across the Tri-state area, police are out with eagle eyes making sure you stay safe this holiday weekend.