Letter: Puget Sound Regional Council doesn’t set tariffs

Editor,

This is just a note to clarify that the Puget Sound Regional Council plays no role in setting tariffs for Washington State Ferries. A recent letter to the editor erroneously reported that the council sets ferry tariffs.

The Washington Transportation Commission sets ferry tariffs.

The commission recently held a meeting in the boardroom of the Puget Sound Regional Council to act on the latest ferry tariff proposal.

Rick Olson

Communications Director

Puget Sound Regional Council

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