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Posted on: November 14, 2017

New Budget Brings Tax Reduction for District Residents

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2018 BUDGET APPROVAL BRINGS TAX REDUCTIONS FOR PORT DISTRICT RESIDENTS,Commission makes decision to move Port closer to financial independence

Longview, WA– Today, Port of Longview’s Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the 2018 Budget, which includ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

New Director of Marine Terminals Brings Over 20 Years of Experience

Mark Price, Director of Marine Terminals

Longview, WA– Bringing a wealth of maritime experience, Mark Price joins the Port of Longview as Director of Marine Terminals. Price will manage cargo operations and ensure that Port facilities operate at a high volume. 

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Port Inks Lease With International Raw Materials

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Longview, WA- In today’s Special Meeting, the Port of Longview Board of Commissioners entered into an agreement with International Raw Materials (IRM) to lease the Port’s Bridgeview Terminal. IRM previously operated at the Port from 19...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Port Tonnage on track for Another Record Breaking Year

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Longview, WA– On the heels of a record-setting 2016, the Port of Longview continues to demonstrate its cargo-handling expertise with another strong performance for the first half of 2017. The Port’s mid-year cargo volumes of 5.2 million metric tons are up...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Port Sees Tonnage Surge in Record-Breaking Year

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Longview, WA– In a record breaking cargo handling year, the Port of Longview moved more than 8.3 million metric tons of cargo across the dock in 2016 - the most cargo handled annually in the last three decades. 2016 saw a nearly 30 percent incre...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

New Chief Operating Officer Brings Decades of Experience

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Longview, WA– Bringing a wealth of maritime experience, Dan Stahl joins the Port of Longview to guide day-to-day operations as the new Chief Operating Officer. In his role as COO, Stahl will provide leadership and vision in managing real estate and marine...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Staff Turned Commissioner Named Board President

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Longview, WA– Today, the Port of Longview Board of Commissioners kicked off its first meeting of the year by unanimously voting Commissioner Doug Averett as the new Board President. He takes over for Commissioner Bob Bagaason, who served as Boar...

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