The Real McCoy II Ferry will suspend service overnight Tuesday to allow for regular preventive maintenance.
The ferry is to be closed from 9 p.m. Tuesday until 4 a.m.Wednesday, according to a state Department of Transportation news release. The work will be done weather permitting.
The Real McCoy II, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry, provides regular service on State Route 84 between Ryer Island and the city of Rio Vista in Solano County.
The delta region ferry normally runs scheduled crossings every 20 minutes, on the hour, 20 minutes after the hour and 40 minutes after the hour.
During the overnight closure, motorists are advised to use Highway 160 and the J-Mack Ferry along Highway 220.
The latest information is available by calling the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120. Information also is available on Caltrans' Delta Ferries webpage at http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/.
Call The Bee's Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.