Sunnybank Ferry resumes operations

The renovated Sunnybank Ferry crosses the Little Wicomico River.

SUNNYBANK—Effective Monday, December 14, service has resumed on the Sunnybank Ferry in Northumberland County following an extensive maintenance project to renew the vessel.

Service had been suspended since summer 2020, and the boat underwent routine cleaning and maintenance in dry-dock. New ramps were installed, which vehicles use to travel on and off the ferry from the dock. A fresh coat of paint protects the boat exterior.

“We are excited to restore this ferry service and save travel time for residents and businesses who rely on it as part of their daily commute, and for visitors who…[to-view-more]