Prudence Island Ferry

RI News
1:12 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Prudence Island Ferry to Halt Service in December

Prudence Island residents are worried about how they’ll get to and from the island this winter.  Owner Bruce Medley says he’s ready to retire after running the only ferry service to the island for 43 years.

Medley is in favor of a bill in the statehouse that would create a quasi-public agency to run the ferry.  He says this would make the service eligible for federal funding. 

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