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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Port Offers Free Tours of the Working Waterfront

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Nearly every month, Port of Olympia offers free, educational and fun tours of its Marine Terminal operations in downtown Olympia. Tours offer the opportunity to watch and learn the workings of Thurston County’s international shipping terminal.

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Campanula

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The Campanula, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on March 12, 2017. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around March 18, 2017.

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Naruto Strait

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The Naruto Strait, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on March 6, 2017. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around March 11, 2017.

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Port Commission Welcomes New Members to Citizens Advisory Committee

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The Port of Olympia Commission is happy to welcome six new members to the twelve member Citizens Advisory Committee (POCAC). The committee comprises 9-12 citizen volunteers who meet monthly, or as needed, to address assignments from the Commission.

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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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