Rockaway Ferry

Rockaway Ferry service extended to May
Rockaway Ferry service extended to May
South Maggie Hayes 1/21/2014 at 11:26AM

Residents on the peninsula no longer will experience the dreaded end of the Rockaway Ferry. The water service has been extended until May. “While the Rockaway Ferry service began as an emergency measure, serving residents after Hurricane Sandy devastated other public transit options, it has since proved to be a valuable part of the city’s [...]

Rockaway ferry service extended through Labor Day
South Maggie Hayes 7/03/2013 at 4:27PM

Rockaway residents rejoice: ferry service has now been expanded through to Labor Day. The weekday ferry service between the Rockaways and Lower Manhattan will continue to operate on its current schedule, now all the way through early September. “Continuing [the ferry’s] operation through Labor Day weekend is critical in addressing transportation needs and an integral [...]

Rockaway Ferry service extended for at least six more weeks
News Cristabelle Tumola 5/29/2013 at 11:25AM

Though the A train is returning to the Rockaways tomorrow, the ferry is still going to continue, at least until July. Rockaway Ferry weekday service between the peninsula and Manhattan has been extended for the next six weeks, with the possibility of continuing through Labor Day weekend, city officials announced Tuesday. The ferry will also [...]