Ferry

The MV Chelan, pictured here arriving in Sidney in 2018, is the only vessel capable of servicing the Sidney-Anacortes run. A new report finds a privately-run service feasible but subject to many obstacles. (Black Press Media file photo)

Private ferry service between Sidney and Anacortes feasible, according to new report

A private service would face several obstacles though

 

Victoria Clipper suspends services through April 2021

Victoria Clipper suspends services through April 2021

International travel restrictions, COVID-19 uncertainty lead to decision

 

An iconic water taxi approaches Victoria’s Fisherman’s Wharf. (Jennifer Blyth/Black Press Media)

Victoria Harbour Ferry will continue, Ralmax now majority owner

Ralmax Group of Companies signs lease with the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority on Monday

An iconic water taxi approaches Victoria’s Fisherman’s Wharf. (Jennifer Blyth/Black Press Media)
Washington State Ferries said it will “robust cleaning procedures” in-between each and every sailing once sailings between Sidney and Anacortes resume March 29. (Black Press Media File)

Funding for Sidney-Washington ferry repairs still a question mark

Washington State Ferries could be without backup boat for international routes

Washington State Ferries said it will “robust cleaning procedures” in-between each and every sailing once sailings between Sidney and Anacortes resume March 29. (Black Press Media File)
Black Ball Ferry Line’s summer schedule in effect from June 21 to Sept. 3. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Black Ball Ferry Line’s summer schedule sees extra daily sailing

Four daily sailings will depart from downtown Victoria and Port Angeles, WA

Black Ball Ferry Line’s summer schedule in effect from June 21 to Sept. 3. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
V2V Empress boat in the Inner Harbour getting ready to head to Vancouver. (Don Descoteau/VICTORIA NEWS)

Engines arrive for decommissioned V2v ferry

V2v Empress parts arrive from overseas

V2V Empress boat in the Inner Harbour getting ready to head to Vancouver. (Don Descoteau/VICTORIA NEWS)