Fort Delaware State Park closed to allow ferry repairs

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has closed Fort Delaware State Park until June 4 to repair the Delafort ferry that transports visitors to the fort.

A news release from the department says the ferry is in need of repair due to an unforeseen mechanical issue.

According to the news release, a second boat brought in as a temporary replacement to the Delafort also had mechanical issues.

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