Community participation

Community participation is at the core of decision making at Washington State Ferries. We are committed to having two-way discussions with the public through community meetings, our Ferry Advisory Committees and various speaking engagements.

Community meetings

Summer 2020 virtual community meeting
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we held a virtual community meeting to update and engage riders.

December 2019 virtual community meetings

To watch the Dec. 7 and 10 recordings, you’ll need to provide a name and email to sign into the GotoWebinar page.

    For more information email

    Ferry Advisory Committees

    State law directs Washington State Ferries to work with Ferry Advisory Committees (FAC) to:

    • Develop ferry schedules that work
    • Resolve customer problems
    • Understand regional issues

    Contact the FAC chair representing your community with suggestions or concerns about ferry service.

    Speaking engagements

    If you would like someone from WSF to come speak to your group or event, email Our speakers include WSF Executive Team members, vessel and terminal management staff, design engineers, planning specialists and communications personnel.