State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: September 2, 2015
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
J-Mack Ferry-Mandatory Routine Maintenance Work
Overnight Scheduled Closure
Thursday, September 3, 2015 starting at 10:00 PM
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the J-Mack Ferry in the Delta overnight for routine preventive maintenance.
The J-Mack is closed to close starting Thursday, September 3 at 10:00 PM until Friday, September 4 at 4:00 AM.
Crews will perform routine preventive maintenance on the ferry’s cable wheels.
The J-Mack Ferry runs on a cable across Steamboat Slough between Ryer Island in Solano County and Sacramento County.
The J-Mack, provides around the clock service on State Route 220.
During the closure, motorists are advised to use the Real McCoy Ferry, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry along State Route 84.
For the latest, please call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.
Additional information is also available on the Caltrans Delta Ferries webpage at:
Or follow Caltrans on Twitter at: https://mobile.twitter.com/CaltransD4
Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain the J-Mack Ferry.
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