Posted 02/14/2014 at 10:44 AM
Posted 4 years ago
Facebook employees are taking advantage of a ferry service. Sipping coffee and munching snacks, on the house (along with Wi-Fi aboard), a 90-day watertaxi pilot program has set sail in early February 2014. Twice a week the 30-person, 53-foot catamaran sails between the ports of San Francisco and Redwood City. Once the vessel docks at Pier 40 adjacent to AT&T park, a 10 minute ride aboard a chartered bus arrives at Menlo Park campus. at Facebook headquarters.
A shuttle bus had recently gotten the green light by San Francisco officials, so as to travel by land instead. Indeed, this may yacht-to-work program may prove costly.