Blue & Gold Fleet

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The ferry Oski at Pier 39 in October 2009.

Blue & Gold Fleet is a privately owned company in the United States providing ferry services in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Blue & Gold Fleet primarily operates tourist and excursion services from Pier 41 in San Francisco, with service to Sausalito, Tiburon, and Angel Island. The company also operates the San Francisco Bay Ferry commuter service under contract to WETA.

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History

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The city from the Golden Bear, near Forbes Island, Pier 39

Blue & Gold Fleet began excursion service from the West Marina of Pier 39 in 1979 with three vessels. The company became the operator of the Alameda/Oakland commuter ferry in 1991, the Vallejo ferry on July 1, 1994, and of the consolidated San Francisco Bay Ferry system in 2011. [1] [2]

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References

  1. "The History of Vallejo Ferry Service". Baylink. Archived from the original on May 17, 2013.
  2. "WATER EMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY AWARDS FERRY OPERATING CONTRACT TO BLUE & GOLD FLEET" (PDF). San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority. October 11, 2011.