What's The Staten Island Ferry Doing On East River Today Passing Roosevelt Island - It's Annual Boat Ride For God's Exceptional Children
The Roosevelt Island Twitterverse reports:
No. there was no Staten Island ferry navigational problem. The Staten Island Ferry was on the East River hosting the annual boat ride for God's Exceptional Children
The Staten Island Ferry suffered a navigational malfunction today and went past Roosevelt Island.
According to this 2014 Working Harbor Commmittee post:Boat ride on the Staten Island Ferry for God's Exceptional Children. @FDNY #godsexceptionalchildren @NYC_DOT pic.twitter.com/EV88DXiscI— Patrick (@p4de125) July 11, 2015
... For the past 4 decades, The Marine and Aviation Club, Branch 119, has hosted a very special tour around the harbor for special needs people of all ages....The Twitterverse asks:
... The annual event transforms the ferry boat into a huge floating party space, with hundreds of balloons and thousands of hot-dogs, dancing clowns and costumed characters entertaining the guests while 3 DJ’s played music on the three separate decks....
Yeah, I think riding the Roosevelt Island Tram and Staten Island Ferry in one day is bragworthy.Bragging that I've been on both the Roosevelt Island tram and the Staten Island ferry in one day. (Brag-worthy?) pic.twitter.com/U0uRcePC8l— Monika Anderson (@MonikaEAnderson) July 11, 2015