Anderson Ferry won't run Sunday after winds caused barges to come loose

CFD helped secure barges near ferry ramp
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Posted at 12:44 PM, Nov 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-15 12:44:44-05

HEBRON, Ky. — The Anderson Ferry has shut down operations for Sunday during a round of heavy winds that caused barges to come loose on the Ohio River.

The Cincinnati Fire Department helped secure the barges near the ferry ramp so they would not become a hazard.

The ferry will resume operations Monday at 6 a.m.

Because of the Brent Spence Bridge closure earlier this week, the ferry has seen an uptick in traffic as commuters consider alternate routes.

MORE: How to get around while the Brent Spence is closed