Date: December 10, 2013
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
J-Mack Ferry Overnight Closure December 10th
For Regular Preventive Maintenance
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily suspend service of the J-Mack Ferry. The J-Mack is scheduled to be closed tonight, Tuesday, December 10th at 10 p.m. until Wednesday, December 11th at 4 a.m. to perform regular preventive maintenance.
During tonight’s work, crews will be doing work on the ferry’s fuel tank.
The J-Mack, also known as the Steamboat Slough Ferry, provides around the clock service on State Route 220 between Ryer Island in Solano County and Grand Island in Sacramento County.
During the closure, motorists are advised to use the Real McCoy Ferry, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry along Highway 84.
For the latest information, motorists can also call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.
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