East River Ferry Service

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Citywide Ferry Study 2013

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A blueprint outlining potential expansion of ferry service in New York City that draws on new census data and ridership data from historic and recently implemented ferry services in the city.

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Ferry Policy and Planning in New York City: Considerations for a Five-Borough Ferry System

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A report to inform local stakeholders of best practices and lessons learned from implementing new ferry services within the five boroughs.

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Mayor Bloomberg And Speaker Quinn Announce City is Seeking Long-Term Extension of Successful East River Ferry Service

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn and New York City Economic Development Corporation President Seth W. Pinsky today announced the City is seeking an operator for the long-term extension of the highly successful East River Ferry service.

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East River Ferry Service to Resume Thursday, November 1

 |  NYCEDC
Limited East River Ferry service resumes tomorrow at 7:00 AM from Fulton Ferry Landing, N. Williamsburg and LIC to E. 34th Street and Pier 11.

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East River Ferry Survey

 |  NYCEDC
Help make the East River Ferry even better! Participate in the East River Ferry service survey and be entered to win one of ten $100 American Express gift cards!

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Mayor Bloomberg And Speaker Quinn Announce Larger Vessels To Run In East River Ferry Service Due To Popularity

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn today announced system-wide upgrades to increase efficiency of the popular East River ferry service, a public-private partnership between the City of New York and Billybey Ferry Company.

NEWS

LIC’s ferry stop to move to Gantry?

 |  Source: Queens Chronicle

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NY Waterway Ferries to Get Eco Upgrades!

 |  Source: Inhabitat