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Sonoma and Marin ferry and rail agencies are offering discounts on travel to San Francisco via the Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) app. (Courtesy Daniel Ramirez)

$12 ‘Sail and Rail’ fare to S.F. offered through September

By Olivia Wynkoop Bay City News Foundation Riders traveling between Sonoma, Marin…

 

A view of the former barracks of the Angel Island Immigration Station. (Courtesy Russell Nauman, AIISF)

Ferry to Angel Island provides a direct route to history

Advocates say loss of service from SF will make it hard to visit key Chinese immigration site

 

(Courtesy WETA)

Downtown Ferry Expansion Project opens for business

Years in the making, the fully completed project is a bright spot in a dark time for public transit

 

A rendering shows a new cafe at Pier 31 and a retail and visitor station planned at Pier 33 as part of a new 50-year lease to continue Alcatraz Island ferry service through the Port of San Francisco. (Courtesy National Park Service)

SF promises improved ferry service to city’s sixth top visited attraction — Alcatraz

There doesn't appear to be any naysayers in San Francisco’s plan to…

A rendering shows a new cafe at Pier 31 and a retail and visitor station planned at Pier 33 as part of a new 50-year lease to continue Alcatraz Island ferry service through the Port of San Francisco. (Courtesy National Park Service)
Above, a rendering of a possible hydrogen cell fueled ferry boat being studied for use on San Francisco Bay. A proposal to build a hydrogen refueling station on Port property could be used to fuel ferries like that as well as the expected increase of hydrogen-fueled vehicles on the road. It would be the first hydrogen fueling station in San Francisco. (Courtesy Sandia National Laboratories)

SF Port may locate hydrogen fueling station at Pier 54

A hydrogen fueling station may operate on a Port of San Francisco…

Above, a rendering of a possible hydrogen cell fueled ferry boat being studied for use on San Francisco Bay. A proposal to build a hydrogen refueling station on Port property could be used to fuel ferries like that as well as the expected increase of hydrogen-fueled vehicles on the road. It would be the first hydrogen fueling station in San Francisco. (Courtesy Sandia National Laboratories)
A rendering shows a new cafe at Pier 31 and a retail and visitor station planned at Pier 33 as part of a new 50-year lease to continue Alcatraz Island ferry service through the Port of San Francisco. (Courtesy National Park Service)

Alcatraz Island ferry service receives pardon to remain at Pier 31½

Alcatraz Island ferry service appears to have been granted a stay of…

A rendering shows a new cafe at Pier 31 and a retail and visitor station planned at Pier 33 as part of a new 50-year lease to continue Alcatraz Island ferry service through the Port of San Francisco. (Courtesy National Park Service)
Giants fans from Marin will not be able to take the ferry to AT&T Park on Opening Day due to technical difficulties with the ferry that would usually provide the service. (Yesica Prado/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Ferry service to AT&T Park not available Opening Day

Giants fans in Marin will strike out on at least one mode…

Giants fans from Marin will not be able to take the ferry to AT&T Park on Opening Day due to technical difficulties with the ferry that would usually provide the service. (Yesica Prado/Special to S.F. Examiner)

South San Francisco ferry doubles ridership with new schedule

The South San Francisco ferry has doubled its weekday ridership over the…