Labor Day Boating Traffic

by Emily Baird on September 1, 2010 at 4:33 am

An increase is expected in water traffic as well on Ohio’s inland lakes over the holiday weekend.

Labor Day marks an end to the summer boating season. Officials will be out patrolling for any violations. So far, 13 people have died in boating accidents this year. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says half of those had alcohol involved.

To keep your family safe on the water, visit for a list of tips.