Update on the Port's COVID-19 response
Even with the decline in passenger traffic this year, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) remains a critical transportation hub and continues to operate and bring supplies and products in and out of the region and as a critical component of the national emergency response. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provided 2.6 million face coverings to protect essential workers at Washington airports like SEA and other regional airports including Spokane, Bellingham, Pasco, Walla Walla, Pullman, and Bremerton. Learn More
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced that its cruise members will voluntarily extend the suspension of cruise operations from U.S. ports until September 15, 2020 as health officials and the U.S. Government continue to address COVID-19. Bookmark this page to follow ongoing updates for the 2020 cruise season at the Port of Seattle. Learn More
Port of Seattle Executive Director Steve Metruck this week announced immediate changes to Port of Seattle Police Department protocols regarding hiring practices, commitment to diversity, and use of force. Executive Director Metruck also endorsed a proposal by the Commission for a comprehensive assessment of police policies and practices and recommendations for reforms. Learn More
Join us on July 7 for a virtual event as we break ground to create 14 acres of park space and over 2,000 feet of shoreline habitat along the Duwamish River in South Park. Listen in for community histories, sneak peaks about the construction project, and storytelling to celebrate this important accomplishment for our community, environment, and green economy. Learn More
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 12 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. Visit the Port's Commission page to learn more.
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