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April 29, 2011

Modeling the future

Architect Jeremy McNett holds a scale model of the new Port of Anacortes building that will be occupied by tenant Puget Sound Rope. A groundbreaking ceremony for the project was held Friday morning, attended by Port staff, Puget Sound Rope … Continue reading

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April 22, 2011

Changing shoreline

This photograph taken from the hill near Grandview Cemetery shows a changing Fidalgo Bay shoreline. In the foreground is Anacortes Marina. Above is Cap Sante Boat Haven, a public marina protected by a new configuration of breakwaters. A new pier … Continue reading

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April 21, 2011

Welder at work

Welders by the dozens are at work on a variety of vessel construction and maintenance projects at Dakota Creek Industries in Anacortes.

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April 20, 2011

Port posts sign

Just one month before the re-opening of Seafarers’ Memorial Park, the Port of Anacortes Wednesday posted a new electric sign at the intersection of Seafarers Way and “Q” Avenue. A Meyers Sign crew made up of Rich Joneli and Brett … Continue reading

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April 14, 2011

Investment in future

Port of Anacortes staff members recently toured sulfur processing facilities near the intersection of Highway 20 and Farm to Market Road. Sulex, a Canadian-based company, is almost done building a storage facility that will allow increased production. Sulex, which converts … Continue reading

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March 13, 2011

T Ave. improved

State of Washington Department of Commerce representative Lisa Wellman traveled to Anacortes Friday to participate in a ceremony dedicating a new stretch of T Avenue from 4th Street. Also pictured here are Port project manager Jenkins Dossen and Port Commissioner … Continue reading

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March 11, 2011

Wyman’s Ramp

Walking up a new boat ramp on the Guemes Channel are Anacortes Port Commissioner Steve Hopley, Port Executive Director Bob Hyde and City Council member Erica Pickett. The three participated in a Friday morning ribbon cutting held to acknowledge the … Continue reading

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February 10, 2011

Back to bay

After many months of being buttoned up on an “R” Avenue lot, the Port’s Seafarers’ Memorial Park building was returned to the Fidalgo Bay shoreline early Thursday morning. The building, moved temporarily during an environmental cleanup of the former Scott … Continue reading

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December 21, 2010

Beach makeover

New wharf and docks on the shoreline near Seafarers’ Memorial are visible from Cap Sante. This former paper mill site is going to be an awesome beachfront asset.

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December 2, 2010

Winter on waterfront

A team from Shell Puget Sound Refinery works diligently, decorating a Christmas tree as part of Island Hospital Foundation’s annual Celebration of Trees at the Port of Anacortes Transit Shed Event Center. The theme of this year’s fund-raising event is … Continue reading

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November 15, 2010

Port conversation

It was “intimate informal” Monday night at the city library when Port of Anacortes commissioners met with district residents responding to an invitation by the Chamber of Commerce. Chamber President Mark Bunzel (at podium) acted as moderator during the 90-minute … Continue reading

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November 11, 2010

Veterans honored

More than 200 people gathered Thursday for a Veterans Day event that started at Causland Park and ended at the Port of Anacortes Transit Shed Event Center. Guest soloist was Kaitlynn Wollam, whose grandfather was a veteran of WWII. Others … Continue reading

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