A Proposal For Needs-Based Ferry Punchcards
The Guemes Island Ferry Committee proposes a pilot program...There are always folks...that find themselves already strained as ferry fares and property values, and thus taxes, increase on the island. [Read more]


$10M New Ferry Grant Request Fails
Skagit County applied for a $10 million grant from the US Department of Transportation BUILD program to help in the construction of a new $22 million, all-electric ferry to replace the current m/v Guemes. The list of 2018 grant recipients was released Tuesday and we are not on it. Skagit County's BUILD Grant Application

Ferry Manager Rachel Rowe: Unfortunately, Skagit County was not awarded funding in this round of the BUILD grant program. However, the Guemes Ferry Replacement Project is still a priority for Skagit County, and we plan to move forward in 2019 with preliminary and contract design with Glosten. We will continue to seek funding and apply for future federal and state grant opportunities.


Guemes Island Property Sales  LAST SALE: 12.5.18

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