Why ferries aren’t the answer for commuting in Connecticut

Recently, New York City Mayor DeBlasio announced a $325 million plan to re-introduce ferry boat service to the five boroughs, charging the same fare as subways. The mayor says these boats could carry 4.5 million passengers a year. So why don’t we have ferries in Connecticut? There are several reasons: SPEED — In open water, fast ferries on the Sound … read more