DETROIT – Boating season is upon us, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Office of Field Operations reminds travelers of small vessels the reporting requirements in the Great Lakes region.
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ST. ALBANS, VT – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) wishes to re-affirm its operational hours for ports of entry within Vermont to improve awareness and increase convenience for the public.
The following ports of entry remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:
CHICAGO– As more and more travelers start visiting overseas destinations or passengers from foreign countries visit Chicago, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers are watchful for travelers arriving with gifts or other goods to share with family and friends because a tax may have to be paid before clearing customs.
SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials are asking for preparedness and patience as travelers are able to take advantage of the first stage of re-opening following pandemic travel restrictions.
MINNEAPOLIS– The unfortunate reality of scams preying on consumers lingers across our country. A new type of telephone scam is targeting residents nationwide attempting to gain banking information from unsuspecting individuals.
TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reminds the public that travel restrictions remain in place as the Easter holiday approaches.
Historically the Easter holiday is one of the busiest at the Arizona ports of entry. CBP officers and agriculture specialists continue securing the borders, facilitating trade and processing essential travel. With the current travel restrictions in place, CBP would like to offer helpful tips for those crossing the border on essential travel.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has awarded a contract to construct approximately 17 miles of contiguous new border wall system within U.S. Border Patrol’s (USBP) Laredo Sector located in Webb County, Texas. Construction will occur where no barriers currently exist.
The contract was awarded to Fisher Sand and Gravel Company, DBA Fisher Industries, for a total contract value including options of $289,500,000.00. This project is funded by CBP’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 appropriations.