Date: November 5, 2013
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Real McCoy II Ferry Overnight Closure
For Emergency Repair Tuesday, November 5th at 10 p.m.
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily suspend service of the Real McCoy II Ferry for emergency hydraulic repairs starting Tuesday, November 5th at 10 p.m.
The Real McCoy II will be taken out of service Tuesday, November 5th at 10 p.m. until 4 a.m. on Wednesday, November 6th. All work is weather permitting.
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.
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Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain the ferries.