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Port of Seattle Commission

Five Commissioners, elected at large by the voters of King County, serve four-year terms and establish Port policy. Port Commission meetings are normally held at 1 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at either Pier 69 or Sea-Tac Airport. Since meeting times and locations are subject to change, please visit the meetings page for the most up-to-date information.

You also may reach the Commission Office at (206) 787-3034.

Click on names to view the individual profiles.

June 27 meeting

Commissioners authorized additional funds for improvements to dining and retail space in the Sea-Tac Airport Central Terminal and also authorized the competitive process for 12 new dining and retail options (21 units) at Sea-Tac. The Commission also heard a briefing on the Hiram M. Chittendon (Ballard) Locks Economic Impact Study, funded by the Port and partners across the region, and recognized winners of the 2017 Raisbeck High School Environmental Challenge.

Read the full June 27 meeting agenda.

June 13 Meeting

Commissioners amended the title of the Port's managing official from chief executive officer to executive director. The Commission also approved an agreement that will allow Forterra to implement the Green Cities Partnership within the Airport Communities Ecology Fund and authorized removal and disposal of 2,000 creosote-treated timber piles and other dock structures at Terminal 5. In addition, staff briefed Commissioners on the results of Airport Dining and Retail Lease Group 3 and proposed Lease Group 4.

Watch the June 13 meeting.​​

Century Agenda: Our plan for the future

Starting in 2008, three years in advance of the its 100th birthday, the Port of Seattle began creating a “Century Agenda” — building a comprehensive vision and strategic plan that focuses on the port’s next quarter-century of business and operations.

The goal of the Century Agenda is to build upon the accomplish​ments of the past century with a visionary look forward to the emerging challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. This Commission-led process includes port employee engagement, public outreach opportunities and planning with the major lines of business. Watch a short Century Agenda video here.


Contact the Commission Office:
(206) 787-3034

Meeting Info

Agendas are posted after 3 p.m. the Thursday before the next meeting.

Visit the Meetings page for more details.

Please note: All materials related to agenda items are included as links in the agenda

Watch Live

Commission Meetings may be watched live via streaming video.

You also may watch recent Commission meetings on Sundays at 1 p.m. on King County TV (Digital cable 22)

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