April 12, 2005

LARKSPUR FERRY TERMINAL PARKING LIMITED

TO FERRY CUSTOMERS ONLY

The Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry Terminal Parking lot is now filling on weekdays as ridership is showing signs of recovery since the downturn in 2002. The public is reminded that the terminal lot is not a ‘Park and Ride lot’ and only departing ferry customers may use the lot. For persons that maybe using the lot as a ‘Park and Ride lot’ and not riding the ferry, they are advised that they will be ticketed, with a fine of $20, and possibly towed. The ticket fine is $20. They are also reminded that there is a ‘Park and Ride lot’ facility located very nearby in Greenbrae at Drakes Landing at Highway 101.

Summary of Parking Spaces at Larkspur Terminal:

Regular parking spaces: 1494
Dedicated spaces for carpools: 30
Dedicated spaces for persons with disabilities: 26

Summary of Annual Ferry Ridership (Larkspur, Sausalito, SBC):

FY 2000: 1,862,151
FY 2001: 1,885,618
FY 2002: 1,652,420
FY 2003: 1,596,121
FY 2004: 1,660,771