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Commission meetings

The Port of Seattle Commission regularly meets on the first, second and fourth Tuesday of each month, however, dates, times and locations are subject to change. Meeting notices are posted the Thursday before the next meeting. Visit the Commission Meetings page for the latest meeting agenda. Sign-up for meeting notices and other Port of Seattle news

Seattle Harbor navigation improvement public comment meeting and open house

USACE Port logos combinedU.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public comment on the Seattle Harbor navigation improvement project draft feasibility report and environmental assessment.

August 18
Open house begins at 5:30 p.m.
South Seattle Community College, Georgetown Campus
6737 Corson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108

Click here for more information, including how to submit your comments. All comments must be postmarked
by Aug. 31.

 

Port U adult education series

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Duwamish River 101

 

Wed., Sept. 14
Check in: 3:45 p.m.
Program: 4 - 6:30 p.m.
Bell Harbor Marina,
Pier 66

The 5-mile-long Duwamish Waterway is important for commerce and jobs, fish
and wildlife habitat, and public shoreline use
areas. Learn about
marine industrial
commerce, the legacy of
past industrial activities,
fish and wildlife habitat restoration, and Super-
fund cleanup plans.

Partners: Lower Duwamish Waterway Group (Boeing, City of Seattle, King County, Port of Seattle), Alaska Marine Lines, Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, Delta Marine Industries,
Inc., and Vigor

​Airport 101

Waitlist availability only

Wed., Sept. 21
Check in: 3:45 p.m.
Program: 4 - 6:30 p.m.
Seattle-Tacoma
International Airport

Sea-Tac Airport is the nation’s fastest growing airport. This will be an opportunity to meet Lance Lyttle, the airport’s new managing director. Learn about upcoming projects including the new International Arrivals
Facility and Sea-Tac’s master planning effort
that will define redevelopment over
the next 20 years.
A tour of the airport will include a visit to the south satellite’s U.S. Customs Area.

Partners: Delta Air Lines,  and U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Cargo 101

Waitlist availability only

Wed., Sept. 28
Check in: 3:45 p.m.
Program: 4 - 6:30 p.m.
Port Headquarters
Pier 69

Tour Terminal 18 and
learn about the move-
ment of cargo from ship
to truck to train. Hear longshore workers, and vessel pilots describe their roles in the supply chain
and visit the BNSF intermodal rail yard
to learn how shipping containers move between the port and the interior of the country.

Partners: SSA Terminals, BNSF Railway,
International Longshore
and Warehouse Union, Puget Sound Pilots
and The Northwest
Seaport Alliance

Ship Canal 101

 

Wed., Oct. 5
Check in: 3:45 p.m.
Program: 4 - 6:30 p.m.
Fishermen's
Terminal

Learn about the wide
range of maritime industry businesses and support services that play a key role in making Seattle a focal point for commercial fishing, boat yards, and transportation between Alaska and the Lower 48 states. The Lake Washington Ship Canal is a bustling center of maritime activity.

Partners: Ballard Oil, Foss Maritime, Pacific Fishermen Shipyard, Western Towboat, Trident Seafoods, Coastal Transportation, and Vigor

 

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