October 16, 2021

The Queens County Citizen

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F.-A.- Gauthier withdrawn from Sunday service

The ship will finally make the crossings on Saturday, October 2 and will be replaced on Sunday by its supporting vessel Sarema.

The STQ He said he would like to work on repairing an oil leak on one of the ship thrusters.

The ship will depart from Matane on October 8 and will have a mandatory technical stop at Quebec before entering the dry dock on October 27.

As STQ, The ship is expected to return to duty in December.

Once again, Yves Montigny, the outgoing mayor of By-Como, expressed his outrage.

By the way, on the north coast, bye-bye, like all of the Godboat citizens, they were very tired of the ferry situation. Not only mechanical breakdowns, but also labor shortages. Really, it’s total, The mayor suggests.

By-Comou Yves Montigny Mayor.

Photo: Radio-Canada / Benoit Jobin

We hope this place on Dry Dock is the right one and last!, He continues.

Rene-Lavesque member and party Cubacois parliamentary leader Martin Ovalet, for his part, argued that it was time STQ F.-A.- Discovered spare boat at Gauthier.

Eventually, I was told that we would still pay the boat for repairs and that this boat would not fulfill all the years it had promised us. Like my colleague Pascal Berube, I think it’s time STQ, Go back to the drawing board and find a long-term replacement. It remains a bottomless pit for public funding, Asks the local MP.

The STQ No interview is granted on this topic at this time.

With information from Zoé Bellehumeur