New lease for Port Angeles-Victoria ferry
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
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 (http://is.gd/3lk97z ) 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, http://www.peninsuladailynews.com