On Wednesday, May 14, Metro Transit will officially unveil the new Christopher Stannix harbour ferry. Halifax Mayor Mike Savage and the family of Christopher Stannix will unveil the first new ferry to service Halifax Harbour in over 25 years.
In the days Prior to the 14th, Staff will be trialing the boat in the Harbour. The new ferry will ensure that residents will have increased service on the Woodside/Halifax route and will go into service on May 20. The updated schedule for the Woodside Ferry Route can be found here: http://www.halifax.ca/metrotransit/Schedules/documents/FerryWoodsideWebSchedule.pdf
To properly celebrate this momentous occasion, Metro Transit’s harbour ferry service will be ENTIRELY FREE for all travellers on May 14th. Below is a list of events for Wednesday, May 14:
- 10 a.m. Christopher Stannix Unveiling Ceremony Nathan Green Square, next to Halifax Ferry Terminal
- 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Public touring of the Christopher Stannix Halifax Ferry Terminal
All day and evening of May 14th FREE FERRY SERVICE Woodside to Halifax and Alderney to Halifax free for all passengers
We Offered a Construction update Earlier
Photo At top Via Bay Ferry Man