Washougal, Wash. – November 3, 2015 – The Port of Camas-Washougal today announced release of its Fall 2015 Port Report, which opens with a quote from Executive Director David Ripp at the July 2015 waterfront groundbreaking: “All points lead back to the Port’s Strategic Plan.”
Read how the Plan has helped the Port succeed in job creation and retention as well as recreational opportunities for the benefit of the entire Port district.
This issue also includes an invitation to the Christmas Ship Parade event and remembers late commissioner Mark Lampton and his wholehearted service to our community.
Pick up a copy at the Port or click here to read the Fall 2015 Port Report.
ABOUT THE PORT
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, 100+ 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