Delta-region ferry suspends service for emergency repairs

The California Department of Transportation announced that it has suspended service of the Delta region’s Real McCoy II Ferry on Highway 84 to perform emergency repairs.

The ferry is expected to return to service at 3 p.m. Thursday, a Caltrans news release states.

The Real McCoy II, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry, provides regular service on Highway 84 between Ryer Island and Rio Vista in Solano County. Scheduled crossings typically occur every 20 minutes: on the hour, 20 minutes after the hour and 40 minutes after the hour.

During the service interruption, motorists are advised to use Highway 160 and the J-Mack Ferry along Highway 220.

For the latest information, motorists can call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.