Posted on: December 1, 2016

Bee-lieve It! We Got Honey!

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Beekeepers from the Olympia Beekeepers Association (OBA) re-introduced two new colonies of bees at the Olympia Regional Airport in April. Around 30,000 bees were installed into two hives.

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Moody's Upgrades Port of Olympia’s GOLT Bond Rating

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Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has upgraded the General Obligation Limited Tax (GOLT) bond ratings of the Port of Olympia from Aa3 to Aa2.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Welcoming the expected arrival of the Trinityborg

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The Trinityborg is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on February 24, 2017. After unloading bulk ore it is scheduled to depart around March 2, 2017.

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Moody's Upgrades Port of Olympia’s GOLT Bond Rating

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Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has upgraded the General Obligation Limited Tax (GOLT) bond ratings of the Port of Olympia from Aa3 to Aa2.

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Forest Trader

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The Forest Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on February 18, 2017. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around February 24, 2017.

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Responding to Sea Level Rise

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The Port has initiated sea level rise response-planning in collaboration with the City of Olympia and LOTT Clean Water Alliance. To learn more please join us at a community meeting on February 8 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Olympia Center.

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Port Invested in Thurston County’s Small Cities

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2016 marked the seventh year projects in Thurston County’s small, incorporated cities received a boost from the Port of Olympia.

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Port Invites Applications for Harbor Patrol Volunteers

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Port of Olympia is accepting applications for its Volunteer Harbor Patrol Program. Harbor Patrol helps protect the security and safety of the Marine Terminal, Swantown Marina & Boatworks, Port customers and citizens who are enjoying the waterfront.

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Port Staff Give Back

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Port staff donated more than $5,000 to three local charities in 2016. In 2016, staff selected to personally support Sidewalk, Community Youth Services and SafePlace. Events like a bowl-a-thon and annual auction and raffle are held to help raise funds.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Galligan Named Boss of the Year

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Ed Galligan was honored as Boss of the Year at today’s Thurston County Chamber of Commerce Forum. This designation honors exceptional leadership in the workplace through innovation, communication, vision, execution, ethics, service and/or knowledge.

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Cactus K

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The Cactus K, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on December 8, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around December 14, 2016.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Port Staff Safety Incident

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At approximately 3:45PM on Thursday a Port of Olympia staff member was harassed in his vehicle along Columbia Street between 4th and 5th Streets in downtown Olympia.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Bee-lieve It! We Got Honey!

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Beekeepers from the Olympia Beekeepers Association (OBA) re-introduced two new colonies of bees at the Olympia Regional Airport in April. Around 30,000 bees were installed into two hives.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Welcoming the expected arrival of the Trinityborg

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The Trinityborg is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on February 24, 2017. After unloading bulk ore it is scheduled to depart around March 2, 2017.

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Forest Trader

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The Forest Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on February 18, 2017. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around February 24, 2017.

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Cactus K

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The Cactus K, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on December 8, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around December 14, 2016.

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Port Invites Applications for Harbor Patrol Volunteers

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Port of Olympia is accepting applications for its Volunteer Harbor Patrol Program. Harbor Patrol helps protect the security and safety of the Marine Terminal, Swantown Marina & Boatworks, Port customers and citizens who are enjoying the waterfront.

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