Ernestina Commission Visits Ship

The recent Schooner Ernestina Commission meeting included a visit to Ernestina to review the work being done and to examine concerns yet to be addressed.

Manny Silva, Karl Pastore, Commissioners Laura Pires-Hester and Steve Walsh (l-r) examine the progress on repairs to the fish hold hatch.

Supt. Jen Nersesian, Commissioners Brian Rothschild and Fred Sterner, volunteer Chuck Smiler listen as Karl Pastore explains the fish hold hatch cover will be replaced.

Karl Pastore, South Region Director and Bob Mackenzie, South Coast Director explained the work in progress and planned projects.

The ship's wheel condition was discussed.

The Commissioners also visited theĀ Ernestina workshop stocked with new woodworking equipment.