FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 1, 2021
Contact: Rich Hudson, Ferry Senior Master
Email: [email protected]
The Whatcom Chief will be out of service from 10:10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Wednesday, February 24, for inspection and maintenance of the ferry terminal facilities at both Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point.
- The Lummi Island Ferry will be out of service Wednesday, February 24, from 10:10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
- The last morning run from the Gooseberry Point side will be 9:50 a.m. and the last morning run from the Lummi Island side will be 10 a.m.
- In order to fully inspect the terminal facilities, no additional runs will be made to clear the docks after the last posted run time.
- The service outage must start on time to ensure the repairs start and end on time; travelers should plan accordingly for island travel.
Inspection and maintenance activities are weather dependent, and the times and/or date may be changed if necessary. If schedule changes occur, updates will be posted at www.whatcomcounty.us/ferry.
The Public Works Department would like to thank everyone in advance for their cooperation and patience during this necessary inspection and maintenance.