An electric ferry boat like this one could soon travel between City Dock and Eastport. Image by Cheryl Costello.

VIDEO: Electric Ferry Network Planned for Annapolis Area

The leaders of Annapolis and surrounding Anne Arundel County are pursuing a new mode of transportation around the often-gridlocked waterfront area—an electric ferry line. Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley and County Executive Steuart Pittman envision an alternative to the Spa Creek Bridge to and from Eastport, and even an expansion to other public ferry landings.

Cheryl Costello caught up with the mayor as he checked out an electric boat model on display during October’s U.S. Powerboat Show. Watch below: