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Arkansas Public Port Development Underway as Grants Provide Needed Funding

Arkansas Public Port Development Underway as Grants Provide Needed Funding LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 28, 2022) – The Arkansas Waterways Commission awarded grants totaling $1,952,102.55 to three Arkansas ports through the Arkansas Waterways Commission’s Arkansas Port, Intermodal, and Waterway Development Grant Program. Through the grant program, ad valorem taxes paid by industries on the value…
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Gov. John Bel Edwards helped break ground on a $110.5 million sawmill facility

July 11, 2022 | Shreveport Times (full link below) On a slightly overcast summer day Plain Dealing was bustling with people to celebrate the groundbreaking of a $110.5 million sawmill facility. “This is a fabulous announcement,” said Don Pearson, Secretary for Louisiana Economic Development. The Teal-Jones Group broke ground with Gov. John Bel Edwards, Pearson, Greater Bossier…
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MKARNS June 2022 Tonnage Report

MKARNS June 2022 Tonnage Report Tonnage Reports available:  http://www.swl.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation/ June 2022 Tonnage report is attached.   Amber Griffith CESWL-OP-O 501-324-5298
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New 100,000 square foot warehouse opened at Port of Caddo-Bossier

  June 30, 2022 | KSLA.com (full link below) A new, large warehouse is now open at the Port of Caddo-Bossier after a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday, June 30. The new warehouse will help two companies expand their operations at the port. The project is a joint venture between the port, the Red River…
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ATCHAFALAYA RIVER PORTS, RED RIVER PORTS AND U.S. MARITIME ADMINISTRATION HOLD MARITIME ROUNDTABLE AND ATCHAFALAYA RIVER RIBBON CUTTING AT PORT OF MORGAN CITY

June 14, 2022 | MORGAN CITY HARBOR AND TERMINAL DISTRICT PORT OF MORGAN CITY, LA – On June 7th and 8th, 2022, the Ports of Morgan City, Krotz Springs, Avoyelles Parish, Central Louisiana Regional, Caddo-Bossier, Natchitoches Parish, and Red River Parish and the Red River Waterway Commission, in partnership with the U. S. Department of Transportation…
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Arkansas River: Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure

Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure Sent: May 20, 2022, 11:31 AM Please see the below message from USCG. They did let the boat traffic through that was in the immediate area through the night last night. They are expected to be reopened by 8:00 PM this evening. Dwayne George Good Morning, The Arkansas Missouri R/R…
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