Submitted by WSF
Washington State Ferries staff received 869 survey responses and 482 comments on priorities and issues to address in the Washington State Ferries’ 2040 Long Range Plan. Staff heard overwhelming support for providing reliable service and managing growth in ridership. Participants also encouraged WSF staff to promote multimodal connections and improve the customer experience and technology. Check out the Community Engagement Summary at www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/planning/long-range-plan/public-involvement to learn more. If you were unable to attend an open house or participate in the online open house, you can still view all meeting materials at www.WSFLongRangePlan.com. Staff plan to release the draft plan for a 45-day public comment period and hold a second round of community meetings this fall.