8/25/2015 1:35:29 PM Ferry Division To Host Public Meetings On Passenger Ferry Study
(MANNS HARBOR) - Midway through a study on the possibility of passenger-only ferry service directly between Hatteras and Ocracoke Village, the North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will host two public meetings on...
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7/6/2015 10:21:27 AM NC Ferry Crew Rescues Neuse River Sailor In Distress
Cherry Branch - As the crew of the North Carolina Ferry M/V Chicamacomico was loading cars for its last departure of the day from Minnesott Beach Saturday afternoon, security watch stander John Brann noticed something amiss on the Neuse...
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7/2/2015 11:26:25 AM NC Ferry Division To Participate In Southport Security Exercise July 4
(SOUTHPORT) - On Saturday, July 4, the North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry Division is participating in a program with the Transportation Security Administration's Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response (VIPR) Team,...
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6/3/2015 8:40:33 AM Security Exercise Drill Underway Today at the Hatteras/South Dock Ferry Terminal; Exercise Part of Required On-Going Security Training
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division is taking part in a security exercise drill today at the Hatteras/South Dock terminal. The exercise is NOT taking place in response to any threat to the...
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5/18/2015 2:21:31 PM NC Ferry System Makes Summer Schedule Changes May 19
(MANNS HARBOR) - With Memorial Day just a week away, the North Carolina Ferry Division is beefing up its schedule on Pamlico Sound and adjusting times on its Hatteras Inlet route to better serve both residents and visitors during the busy...
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5/12/2015 3:55:21 PM NC Ferry System Seeks Hatteras 'Early Birds' After Switch To Summer Schedule
(Hatteras) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation's Ferry System switched to its full summer schedule of 36 daily round-trip departures between Hatteras and Ocracoke Tuesday, calling on summer day trippers to strongly consider...
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5/7/2015 1:26:47 PM Ferry Crew Receives "Extra Mile" Award For Boater Rescue
(Raleigh) - North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata today presented the crew of the ferry Thomas A. Baum with the Department's Extra Mile Award for the March rescue of a boater from an overturned sailboat on the...
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5/4/2015 3:56:08 PM Faced With A Shifting Shoreline, North Carolina's Ferry System Charts A New Course
Hatteras-The people who live on the Outer Banks don't need anyone to tell them Hatteras Inlet's width is growing. Old timers here will tell you the distance between Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands used to be the length of a good tee shot....
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4/29/2015 2:25:01 PM NC Ferry System To Ramp Up To Summer Schedule Starting May 5
(MANNS HARBOR) – The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will be ramping up to the summer season by implementing an interim Spring schedule on its Hatteras-Ocracoke route from May 5-11. Due to unplanned...
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4/15/2015 2:33:06 PM NCDOT Ferry Division To Hold Open Houses, Ship Tours During Passenger Ferry Visit
(MANNS HARBOR) - When the Provincetown III visits the Outer Banks May 4-5, it could be a glimpse into the future of a new type of ferry service between Hatteras and Ocracoke. During that visit, NCDOT Ferry Division officials are offering...
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