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Tuesday, March 26, 2019 06:33 AM

Faunt/Va/SW - New Spring Schedule Starts Sunday, March 31
Starting Sunday, March 31, the Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth route will be operating on a brand new weekday and adjusted weekend schedule! Be sure to make your plans by picking up a green Spring 2019 sailing schedule or going online to https://www.wsdot.com/Ferries/Schedule/default.aspx.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 06:32 AM

Sea/BI/Brem - Marion Street closed near Colman Dock starting Tuesday, March 26
People in vehicles traveling through Colman Dock should plan on giving themselves more time to get to and out of the terminal in the coming weeks. Marion Street between Alaskan Way and Western Avenue will be closed starting tomorrow, March 26. The closure is part of the ongoing effort to demolish the Alaskan Way Viaduct. Vehicles using the Marion Street exit to leave Colman Dock will need to turn north or south along Alaskan Way to navigate around the road closure, which is scheduled to last through early April.

Walk-on passengers accessing Colman Dock also need to prepare for the upcoming closure of the Marion Street Pedestrian Bridge this weekend, March 30-31. The bridge closure is a safety precaution while construction crews remove parts of the viaduct above and around the bridge. WSDOT staff will be available from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, near the information booth inside terminal with additional details about the closure of the pedestrian bridge.

We appreciate your continued patience during this important project. If you have additional questions about the road closure, or demolition of the SR 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct, email viaduct@wsdot.wa.gov or call 1-888-AWV-LINE (298-5463). Customers can also sign-up to receive email updates about the project.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 02:41 PM

Ana/SJs - Hyak running an estimated 20 minutes behind schedule
The Hyak is running an estimated 20 minutes behind schedule due to loading/offloading delays caused by heavy vehicle traffic. This delays the arrival of the Anacortes 2:10 pm to Friday Harbor, the Friday Harbor 3:40 pm return to Anacortes and other departures. Updates will be provided as conditions change. Check VesselWatch for real-time departures and arrivals.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 09:52 AM

Western Avenue closed near Colman Dock started Monday, March 18
Reminder: Western Avenue is closed in both directions between Columbia and Marion streets. The road will be closed until at least early April and gives crews space to build a section of the temporary Marion Street pedestrian bridge.

This temporary bridge will eventually connect all the way to the new Seattle terminal building this summer. Drivers exiting Colman Dock are encouraged to use First Avenue or subsequent streets if they typically rely on Western. For more information, visit AlaskanWayViaduct.com. Customers can also sign-up to receive email updates about the project.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 04:26 PM

Muk/Clin - Mukilteo Terminal Status - 30 to 60 Minute Wait
There is a 30 to 60 minute wait for drivers departing Mukilteo due to heavy vehicle traffic boarding the vessels. View the Mukilteo Terminal Conditions page for available vehicle space on upcoming departures. Updates will occur as conditions change.

Monday, March 25, 2019 04:42 AM

Reduced capacity on Edmonds/Kingston route through March
Drivers should continue to plan for possible delays on the route through the end of the month. The smaller M/V Suquamish will remain on the route while crews continue to work on unplanned vessel maintenance to get a relief vessel back into service. The Suquamish holds about 60 fewer vehicles than the Puyallup.

People driving aboard are encouraged to give themselves extra travel time. Thank you for your patience while we work to return the route back to full capacity. For continued up-to-date information, customers can follow WSF’s Twitter account and view real-time departure and arrival information using VesselWatch.

Friday, March 22, 2019 03:03 PM

Faunt/Va/SW - ADA Alert - Cathlamet car deck restroom is out of service
The accessible car deck restroom on the Cathlamet is out of service. Accessible restrooms are located on the main passenger deck. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. A repair status will be provided as more information becomes available.

Monday, March 25, 2019 04:41 AM

Sea/BI/Brem - ADA Alert - South elevator out of service at Colman Dock
The south elevator at the Seattle Terminal (Colman Dock), is out of service for necessary repairs. The north elevator is available. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available. Updates will occur as soon as they become available.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 04:37 AM

Muk/Clin - Update - Ferry Dock Road Project began Feb. 20
Construction to upgrade the drop-off and pick-up access to the Clinton Ferry Terminal on Ferry Dock Road is now underway. Ferry Dock Road is completely closed to traffic during the next few months until the project is completed.

Remember, drivers looking to drop off or pick up passengers at the terminal need to go through the tollbooth and drive onto the dock. Please avoid using Columbia Beach Drive. Thank you for your patience as we work to make pedestrian access to the terminal safer and easier for everyone. For more information about the project and to get updated schedule information, visit Ferry Dock Road Project in Clinton.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 04:36 AM

Faunt/Va/SW - Southworth Vehicle Staging Procedure
Drivers queue up (line up on SE Sedgwick Rd) and proceed on a first come, first serve basis to the toll booth for the next available sailing. If a line exists from the tollbooth to the intersection at SE Southworth Drive and SE Sedgwick Highway, all vehicles must line up in the ferry line on Sedgwick Highway. These changes were made for safety and for the first come, first serve loading process.