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Happy birthday: Washington State Ferries marks 70 years of service

Many ferry customers will receive commemorative stickers


Last updated 6/1/2021 at 8:58am

Six years after the end of World War II, the state of Washington began operating the country's largest ferry system.

On June 1, Washington State Ferries marked seven decades with the unveiling of a commemorative logo that will decorate all 21 vessels in the ferry fleet during the anniversary year.

In addition, many ferry customers will receive commemorative stickers throughout the first week of June.

"Since 1951, we've been proud to serve Washingtonians and visitors by operating the state's marine highway system," said Patty Rubstello, head of WSF.

"The pandemic has made celebrations a c...

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