Washougal WA – March 18, 2015 – The Port of Camas-Washougal today announced the release of its 2015 Community Report with a dual focus: a review of 2014 and recognition of 80 years of service to the community.
“Our current Community Report includes distinguishing events in the Port’s 80-year history,” said Executive Director David Ripp, “and also highlights the partnerships, projects and public outreach experienced in 2014 in an easy to read month-by-month layout.”
Copies are available at the Port Office or the above link.
About the Port of Camas-Washougal
The port brings jobs and recreational opportunities through a 400-acre industrial park, a 79-hangar general aviation airport and 350-slip pleasure boat marina. Grove Field is a small, general aviation airport with a state-of-the-art fueling station and 14 tie-downs in addition to the hangars. The marina is the largest publicly owned marina on the Washington side of the Columbia River and has a floating restaurant, launch ramp, nearby hotel, fueling station, electricity on the breakwater/guest dock, and is homeport to the Dolphin Yacht Club. Recently acquired and in the planning stages, are 13.25 acres of Waterfront Property which connects to a 14-acre parcel of port-owned land to the east. The industrial park boasts a 90+ percent occupancy rate of more than 40 businesses with an annual payroll of $8.9 million and is adjacent to Steigerwald Commerce Center, 120+ acres of property currently under development. The port also manages Captain William Clark Park at Cottonwood Beach, the adjacent protective levee and Parkersville National Historic site.
More information is found at www.portcw.com.