JULY 27, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 

Lower Valley’s Paceline wants to launch Sunnyside wineryThe Port of Sunnyside has applied for a $520,000 package of loans and grants from the Yakima County Supporting Investments in Economic Development, or SIED, fund to renovate a downtown facility to attract Paceline Wine Co.,

 

ELECTIONS/GOVERNANCE 

Feds OK Seaport Alliance; Will Seattle, Tacoma ports wrangle over return of Shell rig?The Federal Maritime Commission announced Tuesday that it had unanimously voted to allow the Northwest Seaport Alliance to become official on July 23.

 

MARINE TERMINALS 

Judge rules in favor of Vancouver Port on oil terminal leaseClark County Judge David Gregerson ruled Friday that port leaders in Vancouver, Washington didn’t violate state laws in 2013 when they negotiated a lease for an oil terminal.

 

RAIL 

Lackluster venture may spur port to cut budget revenues by millionsIn an unusual move, the Port of Vancouver is expected to cut $15.29 million in revenue from its overall 2015 budget because it now anticipates a new freight-hauling venture will not live up to expectations.

Contact Form Powered By : XYZScripts.com