Chapter 10.38
FERRY FARES

Section:

10.38.010    Passenger and Vehicle Fares.

10.38.010 Passenger and Vehicle Fares.

A.    All fares are round trip and collected outbound at Steilacoom, and become effective January 1, 2016. Unused tickets issued prior to January 1, 2016, are valid through February 15, 2016. Existing commuter tickets are valid until expiration date indicated on each ticket. Refunds for unused tickets shall be per the written policy of the Planning and Public Works Department.

B.    Walk-On or Passenger:

Adults (ages 19 and over)

$ 5.45

Youth (ages 6 through 18)

$ 3.25

Children (under age 6)

FREE

Senior or Disabled Citizens (1)

$ 2.70

Value Pass (5 round trips) (2)

$ 21.80

Non-Peak (3)

Peak (4)

C.    Vehicle (including driver) (5)(6)(9):

Up to and including 22'

$

18.35

$

23.85

Up to and including 22' – Senior or disabled driver (1)

$

15.25

$

19.80

Up to and including 22' – Value Pass (5 round trips) (2)

$

73.40

$

73.40

Over 22' to under 30'

$

37.30

$

48.50

30' to under 40'

$

59.40

$

77.20

40' to under 50'

$

79.35

$

103.15

50' to under 60'

$

99.15

$

128.90

60' to under 70'

$

118.95

$

154.65

70' to under 80'

$

145.80

$

189.55

80' to under 90' (7)

$

172.60

$

224.40

90' and greater (7)

$

204.15

$

265.40

Motorcycle/Stowage (includes driver) (8)

$

9.95

$

12.95

Motorcycle/Stowage – Senior or disabled driver (1)

$

8.25

$

10.75

Motorcycle Value Pass (5 round trips) (2)

$

39.70

$

39.70

D.    Bicycle:

Same as walk-on fare. One bicycle per passenger.

E.    Footnotes to Tables. This subsection pertains to the parenthetical numbers in subsections B. and C. above.

(1)    Senior citizens, age 65 or older, must show proof of age with valid photo identification or present a Regional Reduced Fare permit. Disabled passengers must present valid disability identification. Valid disability requires one of the following:

a.    A Regional Reduced Fare permit;

b.    A regional ADA Paratransit card; or

c.    A Medicare card.

(2)    Value Pass tickets are valid for 40 days from the date of purchase; after 40 days the tickets are invalid. Value Pass tickets may be used by only one person per vehicle per trip. Tickets may not be used for other vehicles or persons waiting to board the ferry. No refunds will be given for unused tickets.

(3)    Non-Peak season rates are in effect from October 1 through April 30 of each year.

(4)    Peak season rates are in effect from May 1 through September 30 of each year.

(5)    Vehicle length is measured from furthest protruding item at the front and/or top of the vehicle to the furthest protruding item at the rear and/or top of the vehicle and/or trailer. Logging trucks, whether loaded or unloaded, will be charged in the 50' to under 60' category.

(6)    Any vehicle with a total width exceeding 11 feet, measured from furthest protruding item at each side of the vehicle, shall be charged twice the normal rate.

(7)    Vehicles 80 feet or longer or over 11 feet in width must schedule their departure time in advance.

(8)    Large carry-on items including kayaks, canoes, and other items of comparable size, which are typically stowed on the vehicle deck of the vessel, shall be charged at the motorcycle rate. This rate includes the fare for the walk-on passenger carrying the item to be stowed.

(9)    The Steilacoom School District shall be authorized two round trip vehicle trips each school day at a no cost fare. The no cost fare shall be limited to one vehicle having a maximum length of 21 feet and its driver for the limited purpose of transporting school lunches, school books, and other school supplies to Anderson Island, and one school bus and its driver. Vehicle and bus passengers shall be required to pay full fare.

(Ord. 2017-21s § 1, 2017; Ord. 2017-12s § 2 (part), 2017; Ord. 2015-77 § 1, 2015; Ord. 2015-25s § 2 (part), 2015; Ord. 2013-76s § 1, 2013)