Valley View Ferry

Local/Regional News
10:13 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Valley View Ferry Reducing Hours

The Valley View Ferry takes an average of 350 vehicles a day over the Kentucky River.
Credit lexingtonky.gov

RICHMOND, Ky.-- A ferry in central Kentucky plans to stop weekend service and reduce hours on weekdays due to a shortage of qualified captains.

The Richmond Register reports the reduced hours for the Valley View Ferry will begin on June 29. The ferry travels between Madison, Fayette and Jessamine counties.

The announcement was made Thursday by Valley View Ferry Authority officials Roger Barger and George Dean. They said one of the ferry's two captains is leaving on June 29.

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