Port of Skagit OKs budget with 2 cent property tax hike – Port of Skagit commissioners approved a 2015 budget and a property tax increase at a special meeting Tuesday afternoon.
State economic forecasters predict budget shortfall – Washington state lawmakers are facing a projected budget gap of more than $2 billion for the next two-year budget ending in mid-2017.
Freight access project near final stages at Washington state port; intermodal project near environmental review phase at California ports – The final elements of the decade-long, $275 million West Vancouver Freight Access Project (WVFA) are set to enter the construction phase at the Port of Vancouver USA.
BNSF plans record capital expenditure for 2015 – BNSF Railway plans to spend a record $6 billion on capital projects next year and will invest $500 million more this year than it originally planned, it said today.
Container traffic remains backed up at the Port of Tacoma as labor stalemate continues – The pace of work at the Port of Tacoma continued below normal Wednesday as Longshore workers and their employers struggled to reach a contract agreement.