10/19/2017 2:01:33 PM Currituck Ferry Route to Suspend Service for Several Hours Oct. 24
CURRITUCK - The NCDOT Ferry Division’s Currituck-Knotts Island route will be suspending service for several hours on Tuesday, Oct. 24, in order to repair ramps and bumpers at the Knotts Island terminal. The route will shut down after...
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10/16/2017 1:53:25 PM New River Class Vehicle Ferry to be Built
(MANNS HARBOR) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation has awarded a $9.7 million contract for construction of a new river class vehicle ferry for the N.C. Ferry Division. The vessel is due to be delivered by March 1,...
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9/29/2017 3:32:46 PM Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry to Suspend Service Oct. 5-9
Southport – The N.C. Ferry System’s Southport-Fort Fisher route will be suspending service from Thursday, Oct. 5 through Monday, Oct. 9, in order to replace the pylon clusters at the Fort Fisher Terminal. The pylons act as nautical...
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9/28/2017 10:13:34 AM Cedar Island, Swan Quarter & Hatteras Ferry Routes Cleared For Operation
Manns Harbor – The U.S. Coast Guard has given approval for the resumption of passenger service on the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Cedar Island, Swan Quarter, and Hatteras ferry routes. The Cedar Island and Swan Quarter routes will...
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9/26/2017 2:26:37 PM NCDOT Ferry Division Suspends Ocracoke Evacuation Operations
Manns Harbor – Due to worsening weather conditions related to Hurricane Maria, the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division has suspended evacuation operations for Ocracoke Island as of Tuesday, Sept. 26. Over the course of...
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9/24/2017 7:56:53 PM N.C. Ferry Division to Assist With Evacuation of Ocracoke Island
OCRACOKE – As Hurricane Maria approaches the North Carolina coast, the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division is assisting with the evacuation of Ocracoke Island. Hyde County has issued a mandatory evacuation order for all...
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9/8/2017 2:40:21 PM Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferries on Amended Schedule Until Further Notice
MANNS HARBOR – Due to mechanical issues on the M/V Frisco, the North Carolina Ferry Division’s Hatteras-Ocracoke route will be on an amended schedule until further notice. The Frisco is being sent to the State Shipyard in Manns Harbor for...
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8/1/2017 11:36:54 AM Back to Class! Currituck Ferry Switches to School Year Schedule Aug. 3
CURRITUCK – It may seem hard to believe, but summer break is ending this week for some Currituck County students. That means the Currituck-Knotts Island ferry route will be switching to its school year schedule on Thursday, Aug. 3. The...
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7/30/2017 3:25:31 PM Pamlico Sound Ferry Routes to Adopt Alternate Schedule
OCRACOKE – Due to the emergency restrictions on visitation currently in place for Ocracoke Island, the North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division will be adopting an alternate schedule for its Cedar Island-Ocracoke and Swan...
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7/29/2017 4:18:14 PM Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry Route to Adopt Hourly Schedule Sunday
HATTERAS – With the mandatory evacuation of Ocracoke visitors complete, the North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division will be adopting an alternate schedule on the Hatteras-Ocracoke route beginning Sunday, July 30. The...
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