The Pierce County Ferry is expected to be out of service most of Feb. 29 following electrical issues on the M/V Steilacoom II.
The ferry lost steering controls on one engine as it departed Steilacoom at 5:45 a.m. for the first run of the day. The ferry returned to the dock, where crews found damage to the steering electrical panel. Repair technicians arrived onsite around 9:30 a.m. to assess the damage.
“We apologize to our ferry riders for this inconvenience,” said Deb Wallace, Pierce County Public Works airport and ferry administrator. “We are working with our repair technicians… Read More