Date: July 8, 2013
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Real McCoy II Ferry Closed For Emergency Hydraulic Repairs
No Estimated Time to Return to Service
Solano County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has suspended service of the Real McCoy II Ferry to perform emergency hydraulic repairs. The Real McCoy II was taken out of service at approximately 10 p.m. on Sunday, July 7th.
Currently, there is no estimated time to return the Real McCoy II Ferry to regular service. Caltrans will make an announcement once a determination has been made.
The Real McCoy II also known as the Cache Slough Ferry, provides regular service on State Route 84 between Ryer Island and the city of Rio Vista in Solano County.
Real McCoy II Ferry Detour
During this service interruption, motorists are advised to use Highway 160 and the J-Mack Ferry along Highway 220.
For the latest information, motorists can call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.
You can find more information including pictures, maps and facts on Caltrans’ Delta Ferries webpage at: