Port of Kalama’s 70-acre business park could boost economy – Port of Kalama expects to begin developing a 70-acre business park by the end of the year.
Snow Drought Saps Washington State’s Economy – The dire situation in the Olympic Mountains is hurting Washington farmers and businesses.
Consultant advises Port of Port Angeles to raise marina rates – The Port of Port Angeles should increase its marina rental rates by 1 percent over the cost of inflation, a consultant to the port recommends.
Super yachts will soon be allowed to stay in Washington waters – tax free – for 180 days – The law, which, if signed, will go into effect Sept. 1, allows yachts registered as an LLC – as most super yachts are – to stay in Washington waters 180 days before a 10 percent tax on the value of the boat is imposed by the state of Washington.
Port officials talk trade and transportation at Chamber event – Representatives from the Ports of Tacoma and Seattle and Totem Ocean Trailer Express addressed the Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday to talk about growing trade in the region and improving infrastructure.