Latest News for: Ports n harbors


American Cruise Lines making multiple stops in Portsmouth in 2024: What to expect

Seacoast Online 21 Jun 2024
The cruise line company’s first stop at the Port of New Hampshire near downtown Portsmouth will arrive on July 8, according to Myles Greenway, the Pease Development Authority’s interim director of ports and harbors.

Free Port of Oakland harbor tours give passengers an inside look at the seaport 20 Jun 2024
The Port of Oakland is giving people a chance to see its iconic container cranes, mega-ships, and dockworkers up close during four more free harbor tours this year ... Officials say the harbor tours ...

New Port Richey to negotiate $7.74M in incentives for U.S. 19 project

Tampa Bay Times 20 Jun 2024
New Port Richey’s Community Redevelopment Council has agreed to negotiate a $7.74 million public incentive with Royal Five Hospitality Inc ... Artist rendering of one of the condominium buildings planned at the Aqua Harbor development in New Port Richey.

USS Ronald Reagan returns to Guam for first time in two years

Stars and Stripes 20 Jun 2024
The USS Ronald Reagan steamed into Guam’s Apra Harbor on Wednesday for a scheduled port call and the aircraft carrier’s first visit to the island since 2022 ... a scheduled port visit on June 19, 2024.

On the Water: A Tow Back Home

The East Hampton Star 20 Jun 2024
After catching our limit of bluefish, I steered back to port in Sag Harbor, but my engine stalled out a few minutes later ... Ultimately, Brian got us close to my slip back in Sag Harbor Cove about 30 minutes later.

Former Prince George’s County council member charged with embezzlement, perjury in Anne Arundel County

Baltimore Sun 20 Jun 2024
Franklin is charged with , embezzlement and perjury stemming from his use of campaign funds to pay for personal expenses, according to a filing in Anne Arundel Circuit Court ... Baltimore’s 6 harbor-assist tugboats essential to the port ... FOX45 News.

Tampa Bay ship pilots raise concerns over safety guidelines

Stars and Stripes 19 Jun 2024
(Tribune News Service) — The 21 harbor pilots who work in Port Tampa Bay are tasked with using their knowledge of local waterways to navigate the area’s narrow channels to dock more than 2,000 massive ships each year.

Connecticut has growing ‘blue economy.’ What exactly does that mean?

Stars and Stripes 19 Jun 2024
... the hire on Thursday of a “maritime development” manager whose responsibilities include not just the deepwater ports of New London, New Haven and Bridgeport, but also more than 30 small harbors.

American Club: Sierra Leone implements stricter rules on stowaway disembarkation

SAFETY4SEA 19 Jun 2024
American Club highlights that the Sierra Leone Ports and Harbors Authority has implemented new regulations concerning the disembarkation of ...

California voted to ban new diesel trucks at ports. Why did LA and Long Beach ...

The Eagle-Tribune 19 Jun 2024
More than 1,000 diesel-powered cargo trucks — which should’ve been banned from serving California ports — were granted access to the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach due to inaction from the Biden administration, according to harbor records ... .

Newly adopted Port of San Diego budget reflects a period of financial ‘prosperity’

The San Diego Union-Tribune 19 Jun 2024
The Port of San Diego will close out its fiscal year $38 million richer than anticipated and is projecting another 12 months of financial stability ... At the agency’s board meeting Tuesday, port ...

For many undocumented South Floridians, new Biden policies offer a welcome chance to stay

The Brunswick News 19 Jun 2024
MIAMI — For a decade, Lowell Laban mixed drinks for the passengers of cruise ships that bobbed between South Florida, the Caribbean, and other harbors around the world. Laban, 47, would visit his home town, the port city of Bluefields ... .

EDITORIAL: Revised law giving state more control a blow to local autonomy

Asahi News 19 Jun 2024
In April, 16 airports and harbors were designated as ... Currently, Tokyo is required to coordinate its activities with local governments in accordance with the Airport Law and the Ports and Harbors Law.

Port of Long Beach approves $760 million budget plan for 2025 fiscal year

Press Telegram 18 Jun 2024
With a focus on infrastructure and rail projects, the Port of Long Beach harbor commissioners have approved a $760 million budget for the 2025 fiscal year ... The Port of Long Beach does not use tax revenue to support its operations.