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Ferry Advisory Committees

State law directs Washington State Ferries to work with Ferry Advisory Committees to:

  • Develop ferry schedules that work
  • Resolve customer problems
  • Understand regional issues

Public meetings
WSF and local Ferry Advisory Committees are hosting public meetings for each ferry route to inform and engage the communities we serve. Join us to learn the latest about the ferry system and share your thoughts. Topics include proposed changes to fares, implementation of the 2040 Long Range Plan and local projects specific to each route. Each meeting will include a brief presentation and an opportunity to ask questions and share comments.

  • Kingston: Monday, April 29, 6 p.m., Village Green Community Center, 26159 Dulay Road NE, Kingston
  • Coupeville: Wednesday, May 1, 6 p.m., Island County Commissioner’s Hearing Room, 1 NE 7th St., Coupeville
  • Bremerton: Wednesday, May 8, 5: 30 p.m., Kitsap Conference Center, 100 Washington Ave., Bremerton
  • Bainbridge Island: Thursday, May 9, 6 p.m., Bainbridge Island Senior Center, 370 Brien Drive SE, Bainbridge Island
  • Anacortes: Tuesday, May 14, 4 p.m., City Hall Municipal Building, 904 6th St., Anacortes
  • Eastsound: Wednesday, May 15, 5 p.m., Orcas Senior Center, 62 Henry Road, Eastsound
  • Southworth: Tuesday, May 21, 6 p.m., Harper Church, 10384 SE Sedgwick Road, Port Orchard
  • Mukilteo: Thursday, May 23, terminal project open house 5-6 p.m., meeting 6 p.m., Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo
  • Vashon Island: Thursday, May 30, 7 p.m., Vashon Island High School Cafeteria, 9600 SW 204th St., Vashon

To provide San Juan Islands residents another opportunity to comment on proposed changes to fares, the Washington State Transportation Commission (WSTC) will host an additional meeting in Friday Harbor. The WSTC is an appointed board who sets fares and fare policies for WSF. The meeting will include a brief presentation by WSTC and WSF staff and the opportunity to provide comment.

  • Friday Harbor: Wednesday, May 29, 5:30 p.m., San Juan County Council Hearing Room, 55 2nd St. N., Friday Harbor

The meeting will be streamed live from the San Juan County website.

Poster of meeting dates
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Contact the Ferry Advisory Committee chair representing your community with suggestions or concerns about ferry service.

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