The CTC Cousins Island Lot has been full with annual parking permit holders many times this summer. Therefore, daily parking customers who plan to park at Cousins may be unable to do so. Daily parkers should not plan on getting access to the Cousins Lot before 8 AM and may be unable to park there then depending on the number of vehicles in the lot. To be safe, daily parkers should use our Route One lot. Annual parking permit holders will be our priority.
The August newsletter is now posted on this page.
The CTC Annual Members Meeting will be held on 7/21 at 9 AM at the Island Hall.
As a reminder, vehicles that do not have a resident annual parking permit must exit the Cousins Island Lot by 5:30 PM. Overnight parking is allowed for resident annual parking permit holders only.
Weekday worker permit holders may park at the Cousins Island Lot on weekends only on a "space available" basis.
CTC will run a normal boat/bus schedule on July 4th. The only times we run a holiday schedule are Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
The Cousins Island lot is full. People going to Chebeague for the day should park at our Route One lot.
The July newsletter is now posted on this page.
On 6/19 the 10/10:15 AM ferries are cancelled due to the annual Coast Guard safety inspection. The noon boat may be delayed.
The special school trips will end this month. The last regularly scheduled school trips will be on 6/18. On 6/19 we will run the morning school trip only. School trips will resume when school starts in the fall.
The June Newsletter is now posted on this page.
For final drawings of the new ferry, click the link above.
For information on the restrictions on transporting freight on our ferry and buses, please click here.
On Friday, May 11th CTC will have work done in the Cousins Lot. In order to do this, we will be blocking off the parking spaces along the back fence starting Wednesday 5/9. Please park at Route One if at all possible between 5/9 and 5:00 PM on 5/11. Thank you.
The CTC office is now open Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM.
Barging will begin on May 1st. Call the office to make a reservation.
The May Newsletter is now posted on this page.
CTC has subscribed to a new service to send out our newsletters and our notifications regarding service. We have sent out a few test emails and all seems to be working well. If you no longer need one of these services, please let us know.
We are deleting email addresses that bounce or are rejected. If you believe you are enrolled in this service and are not receiving notifications, please let us know.
The April Newsletter is now posted on this site.
At the Board of Selectmen meeting on 3/14, CTC presented information concerning the new ferry construction. To view the presentation, click here.
At the Board of Selectmen meeting at 6 PM on 3/14 CTC will present information on the design of the new ferry planned for 2019. You can also see the plans by clicking here.
The March newsletter is now posted on this page.
The February Newsletter is now posted on this page.
The January Newsletter is now posted on this page.
New ferry fees take effect today. Short week commuter and Day Passes have been eliminated.
CTC is very pleased to announce that Amanda Campbell has joined our team as a full-time employee! Amanda joined the company in 2012 at the age of 19 as a part-time deckhand. She took advantage of our benefit program to achieve her Captain’s license. Amanda went on to Maine Maritime Academy where she earned an Associate Degree in Small Vessel Operations and currently holds a 100 Ton Master’s License.
Upon graduation, Amanda went to work at Casco Bay Lines – but we lured her back to Chebeague because we knew how much she could contribute to the Company.
Since there currently are not full-time captain hours available, Amanda will be a deckhand as well as a captain at CTC.
Please join us in congratulating Amanda in her new role at CTC. We are so pleased to have her on our team!
Reminder - free boat days will be 12/9 and 12/16.
Effective 12/5/17, the CTC office will be closed on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons until March.
The December Newsletter (2 pages) is now posted on this page.
The CTC office will be closed from 1 PM Wednesday (11/21) until 9 AM Monday (11/27). Happy Thanksgiving!
No service cancellations due to tomorrow's storm are anticipated at this time. A final decision to be made at 5:30 AM tomorrow. At that time a notification will be sent to subscribers to our email/text service, posted on our Facebook page, and posted on this website.
The 2017/2018 Holiday Schedule is posted on the Schedule page of our website.
The November newsletter is now available on this page.
The October newsletter is now available on this page.
The CTC office will be closed Monday, September 4th, in observance of Labor Day
The September newsletter is now posted on this page.
Tonight at 7 PM CTC will hold a meeting at the Hall to share our plans for a new ferry with the community. All are welcome!
On Monday, 8/28, at 7 PM CTC will hold a meeting at the Hall to share our plans for a new ferry with the community. All are welcome!
The August Newsletter is now posted on this page.
The Minutes to the Annual Members meeting and 2016 Financial Audit are posted on the Members page on this website. If you are a member and need the password, please call the office.
The CTC office will be closed on July 4th.
The July newsletter is now available on this page.
The Annual Members Meeting will be held July 15th at 9AM at the Hall.
The last day of school boats will be June 21st. On 6/21 the 7:05 AM school boat leaving Chebeague will run as usual. However, there will be no 2:50 PM boat leaving Chebeague. Because of early release of students, there will be a ferry leaving Chebeague at 11:05 AM and leaving Cousins at 11:20 AM.
There will be no more school boats until the fall 2017 school session starts. Refer to the CTC schedule for our normal ferry trips.
Due to ongoing and repeated violations to our parking policies, CTC will begin towing violators in the very near future. Violations include: parking without a valid parking sticker or ticket, overdue parking tickets, and those who are trying to use another parking sticker (as a loaner). Annual parking stickers are not transferable and can only be used by one vehicle. Loaner cars are only allowed if the vehicle with the sticker is being repaired - not to allow multiple vehicles under one sticker.
We will be increasing our surveillance of both lots. Both lots will post the telephone number for people who have towed vehicles to call.