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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Port Wins Top National Award for Community Education

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Longview, Washington – The American Association of Port Authorities recently honored the Port of Longview with the Overall Award of Communications Excellence for the 2017 Summer Tour Series.

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Port Seeking To Fill Two Vacant Park Advisory Committee Seats

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Longview, WA– The Port of Longview Board of Commissioners is seeking a new District #2 representative and a Willow Grove resident for its Park Advisory Committee. Members of this committee help guide improvements at Willow Grove Park and Boat Launch. &...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Maritime Accident Results in Fatality

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In the early morning hours of Thursday, June 28th, a maritime accident occurred at the Port of Longview resulting in a tragic fatality and other injuries.

As a vessel attempted to move along the dock from one loading hatch to another,one of the vessel line...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Port Begins Willow Grove Playground Upgrades

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Longview, WA– In an ongoing effort to revitalize Willow Grove Park & Boat Launch, the Port of Longview began construction this week on a new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible walking path. The six-foot wide walking path will c...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

PORT SEEKS APPLICANTS FOR VACANT PARK ADVISORY COMMITTEE SEAT

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Longview, WA– The Port of Longview Board of Commissioners is seeking a new District #3 Representative for its Park Advisory Committee. Members of this committee help to guide improvements at Willow Grove Park and Boat Launch. 

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Port of Longview Awarded Top Honor for Maritime Safety Efforts

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Longview, WA - The Port of Longview was recently awarded the Partnership Award from Maritime Fire and Safety Association (MFSA) in recognition of the Port's impact in advancing emergency response and preparedness in the region.

The Port participated in Com...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Commission Sets New Board Leadership for 2018

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At the first meeting of the year, the Port of Longview Board of Commissioners elected Commissioner Jeff Wilson as the new Board President. He takes over for Commissioner Doug Averett, who served as President in 2017. In 2018, Commissioner Averett will ser...

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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 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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