Pamlico River ferry route to temporarily suspend service Tuesday for ramp maintenance

[Courtesy CarolinaOuterBanks.com]

The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Bayview-Aurora ferry route will be suspending service between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16 to perform preventative repairs and maintenance on the ramp at the Aurora terminal.

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The route will serve commuters in the early morning before the maintenance begins with the scheduled 5:45 a.m. and 7:15 a.m. departures from Bayview and the 6:30 a.m. departure from Aurora.

After the work is complete, service will resume with the 5 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. departures from Aurora and the 5:40 p.m. departure from Bayview.

Real time updates on the maintenance and resumption of service will be posted on Twitter at @NCFerryPamRiver and on the Ferry website under ‘Current Conditions’.

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