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Could 1 ferry be taken off Edmonds-Kingston route?

It might be unlikely, but it's on the table, says WSF


Last updated 11/5/2020 at 9:57am

Brian Soergel

A Washington State ferry arrives in Edmonds this week.

It wasn't too long ago that there was talk of a third ferry serving Edmonds-Kingston.

Now there's another thought – cutting back to a lone ferry.

Think the lines are long now?

In late September, WSDOT submitted options to the state Office of Financial Management for a 10% budget reduction in the 2021-23 biennial budget, including $75 million in cuts across the ferry system, said Washington State Ferries spokesman Ian Sterling.

However, he said, It's important to note that none of the proposals are a reality at this point, and many will likely never happen.

"It's a laundry list of potenti...

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