Survey: Fishers Island Ferry

by Jane Ahrens
Ferry seal

May 16, 2023

Fishers Island Ferry Users and Community Members:

Fishers Island Ferry District (FIFD) asks for your participation in a public survey focused on understanding the priorities and needs of Fishers Island Ferry users. The survey should take no more than 20 minutes to complete and will be open May 16 through June 5, 2023.  

The survey is part of a comprehensive study being conducted by a consulting team engaged by FIFD to inform planning for future vessel replacements. The study will review Fishers Island Ferry vessels, terminals, and operating schedule, and includes:

  • Assessment of replacement vessel design options, including operational considerations and capital and operating costs 
  • Comparison to peer ferry operators and review of best practices
  • Review of available ferry funding sources

Questions on the survey or study can be sent to Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and help shape the vision for future ferry service to Fishers Island! 

Featured Photo

USCG Eagle passing the Race early morning March 18, 2023 on her return from the Chesapeake Bay. Photo Credit Marlin Bloethe

A Fishers Island Community Center Program and the accompanying Fog Horn eNewsletter serve as the communications resource for the Fishers Island community. The content – news, calendar, links and photos, milestones, ads, and more create a clear image of Fishers to those on and off the island.

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