APRIL 24, 2013

AIRPORTS 

Port of Kennewick moves forward on Vista Field redevelopmentThe Port of Kennewick is taking the first steps to transform Vista Field Airport into a town center for the Tri-Cities.

BUDGET/FINANCES 

Port of Longview posts another record year for revenueFueled by grain exports, the Port of Longview tripled its net operating income in 2012.

 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 

Yes to NBA, but keep Sodo vitalAbout the last thing we need around a new basketball arena site is a version of the L.A. Live entertainment district. We don’t need to make “Sodo Live.” It already is.

 

ELECTIONS/GOVERNANCE 

Stephanie Bowman to join Seattle Port CommissionThe Port of Seattle Commission has added Stephanie Bowman, 44, a former manager of federal government affairs for the Port of Tacoma.

 

TRADE 

Ports of Seattle, Walla Walla to convene here on trade missionPort of Seattle commissioners will trek into Walla Walla Thursday for a joint meeting with the Port of Walla Walla.

 

TRANSPORTATION 

Without light rail, new span across Columbia is history, Oregon governor saysThe fate of the Interstate 5 bridge between Vancouver and Portland appears to largely rest on whether Washington state agrees to put up $450 million as its share of the cost. The GOP-controlled majority in the state Senate has said it will reject any bridge proposal containing light rail.

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