The new rates include a three per cent increase that was agreed last year by the Council which should have been in place from April 1 but was postponed due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Lochaber councillor Allan Henderson says doing nothing about the Corran Ferry is not an option.
‘You only need to ‘Google’ electric ferries to see how common they are becoming in Norway, Canada etc. It seems an obvious choice for a short trip ferry in a carbon neutral Highlands,’ said Councillor Ben Thompson.
The feasibility study has now concluded that a bridge or tunnel is a viable proposition from an engineering, planning and economic perspective that deserves more detailed examination and costing.
Corran Ferry service suspended after failure of vessel’s propulsion unit
Urgency to ensure Corran Narrows report makes deadline
Local councillors on The Highland Council’s Lochaber Area Committee meeting tomorrow (Wednesday) will be asked to agree that the final report of the study into the feasibility of replacing the Corran Narrows ferry service with a fixed link bridge or tunnel be submitted to Transport Scotland as soon as possible as part of the Strategic Transport Projects Review (STPR2).