NOVEMBER 14, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Port of Skagit tenants hire more workersJob numbers are growing at Port of Skagit properties, as a recent bi-annual report shows a 27.8 percent increase — 221 positions added — compared to one year ago.

 

ENVIRONMENT/NATURAL RESOURCES 

State Blocks Permits For Two Grays Harbor Oil TerminalsTwo oil-by-train terminals proposed for the Port of Grays Harbor on the Washington coast were dealt a set back when state regulators withdrew permit approval.

 

TRADE 

Port of Port Angeles projects 46% revenue increase from log exports in 2014The Port of Port Angeles’ log yard is going gangbusters, with exports to China and South Korea expected to continue into 2014.

 

TRANSPORTATION 

Senate Leaders Propose 11.5-Cent Gas Tax IncreaseSenate leaders are proposing a $12.3 billion transportation revenue package.

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