MARCH 12, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 

Bellingham’s working waterfront: Can it continue? With big changes expected as the community considers waterfront redevelopment, a group of marine business owners hope that industry remains intact. 

Proposed state bill could boost local marine service businesses A House bill making its way through the state Legislature is gaining support from local boat repair companies who say current law makes it a challenge to attract out-of-state boaters.

 

ELECTIONS/GOVERNANCE 

Port chooses to surplus just 1 of 2 cranes The Port of Olympia Commission decided Monday night to surplus only one of its two marine terminal cranes, bowing to concerns that a port without cranes may not be as marketable to shippers.

 

TRANSPORTATION 

Finance official: CRC needs to get state permission to impose tolls, again Sen. Roach says the passage of Initiative 1185 means transportation commission no longer has tolling authority for CRC.

Contact Form Powered By : XYZScripts.com