New lease for Port Angeles-Victoria ferry



PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — Port of Port Angeles commissioners agreed Monday to a 30-year lease with the new owners of the Black Ball Ferry Line, which operates the Coho on a route to Victoria, British Columbia.

The agreement calls for the company to replace its timber pier with a $4 million concrete dock.

The Peninsula Daily News reports ( ) the $116,000 annual lease will also give the Black Ball owners a chance to purchase the ferry dock after five years.


Information from: Peninsula Daily News,