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Merrimac ferry scheduled for maintenance August 19

August 15, 2014

The Merrimac ferry will be out of service between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Tuesday (August 19) for routine maintenance.

The free ferry service is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week between Okee in Columbia County and Merrimac in Sauk County. The craft holds 15 vehicles, in addition to bicycles and pedestrians. A single crossing takes about seven minutes. The ferry season will continue until ice forms on the river in late fall.

For more information, contact:
Chris Ohm, WisDOT Maintenance
(608) 246-3872 



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