State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: February 29, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
J-Mack Ferry-Cable Repair Work
Scheduled Daytime Closure
Wednesday, March 2, 2016-9:30AM until 1:00PM
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily close the J-Mack Ferry in the Delta to replace the ferry’s underwater cable which has become worn over time.
The J-Mack is scheduled to close starting Wednesday, March 2 at 9:30 AM until 1:00PM that same day.
The J-Mack Ferry runs on a cable across Steamboat Slough between Ryer Island in Solano County and Sacramento County.
It 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:http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/
Or follow us on Twitter at: https://mobile.twitter.com/CaltransD4
Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s Delta Ferries.
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