Service on Mukilteo/Clinton run to be increased on weekends
Changes set to begin Aug. 22
Last updated 9/11/2020 at 6:20pm
Starting on Saturday, Aug. 22, Washington State Ferries (WSF) will restore two-boat weekend service on the Mukilteo/Clinton and Edmonds/Kingston routes.
Both runs have been operating without one of their normal two vessels each Saturday and Sunday since June 20, due to a lack of crewmembers needed to meet U.S. Coast Guard safety requirements.
Since late March, more than 100 high-risk WSF vessel and terminal employees have been unavailable due to the pandemic. In addition, new hires were unable to undergo mandatory face-to-face training until June.
"Over the past month, we welcomed 16 new...