Big Boost for Ports of Tacoma and Seattle

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee has approved funding for a critical provision that would reform the Harbor ...

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Maritime Industry Leaders to Meet in Washington

The 2015 Spring Conference of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) will take place in Washington, ...

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Officials Celebrate Boston Dredging Project

Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) yesterday officially praised Massachusetts Senators Edward J. Markey and ...

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22 Senators Show Support for Dredging

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) applauded yesterday a “Dear Colleague” letter to the leadership ...

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AAPA Wants U.S. Harbor Maintenance at Authorized Levels

With more than 400 ports, corporations, associations and individuals as signatories, the American Association of ...

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Congressman Strongly Supports Dredging Plans

Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement after leading a ...

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USA: Senator Visits Port of Duluth-Superior

This month, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin is taking a tour of Wisconsin’s freshwater coasts, focusing on how the Great ...

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Army Corps: Listening Sessions on WRRDA Implementation (USA)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a series of listening sessions (via webinar) for public input regarding ...

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USACE to Hold WRRDA Listening Sessions

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has issued a notice stating that it will conduct a series of listening ...

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WRRDA Clears Way for Critical Water Projects

A bill signed by United States President Barack Obama recently will result in hundreds of large contracting ...

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Carolina Beach Renourishment Project First to Get Extension

After months-long battle between federal and state lawmakers, the Carolina Beach renourishment project has been ...

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House Passes Amendment to Hit HMT Funding Target

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) today lauded passage on Wednesday of the House floor amendment ...

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WRRDA Bill Means New Jobs for Floridians

Congresswoman Lois Frankel, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Congressman Ted Deutch and Congresswoman ...

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WRRDA Bill to Improve Mississippi Ports and Waterways (USA)

Yesterday, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Thad Cochran, R-Miss., made the following statements after the ...

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Signing of WRRDA into Law to Bring Benefits to ...

Yesterday, U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), top Republican on the Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW), made ...

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Florida Ports Council: WRRDA Passage Is True Accomplishment

The Florida Ports Council applauded President Obama for signing the bipartisan Water Resources Reform and ...

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AAPA Applauds President Obama for Signing WRRDA Into Law

After a seven-year hiatus in reauthorizing new U.S. water resources legislation, the American Association of Port ...

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Obama Signs WRRDA Into Law (USA)

With the president Obama’s signing today of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014, the ...

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Senator Vitter to Attend WRRDA Signing Ceremony (USA)

U.S. Senator David Vitter, the lead Senate Republican negotiator for the Water Resources Reform & Development ...

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Congress Backs Up SC Ports Provisions in WRRDA (USA)

Congress finalized the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) last week, solidifying critical ...

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USA: WRRDA to Boost Economy and Protect N.C. Coast

U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre hailed the House passage of the final 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development ...

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