Staten Island Ferry

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Man Arrested For Allegedly Selling Tourists $400 Tickets For Free Staten Island Ferry Ride

A majestic view of Lady Liberty from the Staten Island ferry cost two tourists from Virginia $409.


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De Blasio Announces Expanded Staten Island Ferry Service

The Staten Island Ferry will soon run every half hour around the clock.


Winter Storm Brings Cold Winter And Light Snow To New York Area

Bitterly Cold Air Leads To Record Lows, Brutal Wind Chills Across Tri-State Area

Winter is keeping its icy grip on the Tri-State area as Arctic air continues to plunge the region into a deep freeze.


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NYC Looks To Expand Ferry Service To Far-Flung Ports

The skyscrapers of Manhattan look almost close enough to touch from parts of the waterfront of Brooklyn’s industrial Red Hook neighborhood.


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Commuters React: City Studies How Much Revenue It Could Pull If Charging For Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry has been free since 1997, but the city is studying just how much it could make if only tourists had to pay.


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Study: Staten Island Ferry Tourist Fare Could Bring Millions

A study estimates creating a Staten Island Ferry “tourist-only” fare could bring New York City millions of dollars in annual revenue.


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5 Best Restaurants Near the Staten Island Ferry

Next time you take the Staten Island Ferry, we recommend you stick around and try some of the borough’s best restaurants, all within walking distance of the ferry terminal.


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Staten Island Ferry Makes Hard Landing

The incident took place at around 2:20 p.m. No one was injured, according to Emergency Medical Services.


Tourists come far and wide to see the iconic "5Pointz" building in Long Island City. (Photo: CBS 2)

Lawmaker: Deal Reached On 5Pointz Redevelopment Plan

It’s a busy day for the New York City Council.


View from the Staten Island Ferry - Jan. 5, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

DOT Requests Outside Seating In Be Returned To Design For New Staten Island Ferry

The preliminary design for the new Staten Island Ferry does not include outdoor seating, and many riders can’t even imagine not being able to get some fresh air.


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New Staten Island Ferry Boats May Not Have Outdoor Seating

The Staten Island Ferry might soon be doing away with boats that allow passengers to ride outside.


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City To Test Liquefied Natural Gas On Staten Island Ferry Vessel In Bid To Cut Costs And Reduce Carbon Emissions

City Transportation Department officials say they could probably save $3 million per year, per boat by switching to natural gas from diesel fuel.


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Marathoners Bring Gifts To Spread Holiday Cheer On Storm-Ravaged Staten Island

The group New York Runners In Support Of Staten Island has organized more than 1,500 runners to deliver much-needed supplies and support to storm-devastated communities.


Mayor Bloomberg thanks Department of Transportation employees for quickly restoring ferry service after Sandy Dec. 10, 2012 (Credit: Spencer T Tucker/Flickr)

Bloomberg Thanks DOT Workers For Quickly Restoring Ferry Service After Sandy

The Staten Island Ferry resumed service just 72 hours after Sandy hit.


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Staten Island Ferry Sailing For First Time Since Sandy; Port Operations Continue Resumption

For the first time since before superstorm Sandy hit the Tri-State area, you will be able to take commute by boat between Staten Island and Manhattan.