Taxpayers divided on future of Vista Field – Opinions on the project evenly split in last Thursday’s hearing.
Jobs float in, SR 520 pontoons float out: Tacoma pontoon construction site boosts local economy – A press release from WSDOT on construction of the pontoons in the port industrial area and the economic benefits.
Bar pilot panel slow to act on complaint – The California state commission that polices bar pilots who navigate ships through San Francisco Bay has gone nearly a year without acting on an extraordinary complaint against a captain lodged after his loaded oil tanker nearly ran aground off Richmond – an incident that could have caused an environmental disaster.
Port of Everett CFO to retire this fall – Karen Clements announces retirement.
Despite opposition, Port Metro Vancouver approves first of two coal export projects – Port Metro Vancouver has approved a $200 million expansion project at North Vancouver’s Neptune Bulk Terminals that will double the terminal’s coal export capacity.
Port of Tacoma’s container shipping volume highest since 2008 – Boosted by new traffic from the Grand Alliance shipping consortium, the Port of Tacoma last year recorded its best container shipping volumes since 2008.