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Monday September 16
There is no commission meeting tomorrow. The next Commission meetings are scheduled for Tuesday, September 24, October 1 and Oct. 8. in the Blue Herron Room at Waterfront Center. Check the calendar at http://www.portofeverett.com for details.
Tuesday September 17
Tuesday Trivia! The Port of Everett operates which three lines of business?
Wednesday September 18
The answer to yesterday’s trivia is shipping terminals, a marina and properties. The Port of Everett operates shipping terminals covering nearly 100 acres of land, a marina with moorage for 2,300 boats and properties which includes 900 acres of developable land and 45 leases managed by Port staff.
Thursday September 19
This weekend is the annual Everett Coho Derby at the Port of Everett Marina! The Everett Coho Derby has grown into one of the largest family-friendly derbies around. Each year, Everett welcomes more than 2,000 participants, adults and kids, to celebrate the annual return of the Coho salmon to our local streams. To find out more information on how to sign up or where to watch, visit http://everettcohoderby.com/ecd/.
Friday September 20
Save the date! Next Saturday, September 28 is the Milltown Sailing Swap Meet. Empty your garage and lazarette and sign up today or simply come to shop! To reserve a spot, call 206-724-6021 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit http://www.milltownsailing.org for more information.
Today is the kickoff of the Everett Coho Derby and this year they have partnered with the Sportsmen Channel and Comcast to help feed those in need! Mayor Stephanson has proclaimed today as “Hunt.Fish.Feed. Day” in honor of this event. Come show your support at the Port of Everett boat launch! Visit http://everettcohoderby.com/ecd/ for more information.
Sunday September 22
Be sure to come by Port Gardner Landing today between 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. to see food and craft vendors as they line the dock at the Everett Waterfront Farmer’s Market. Only a few more weeks until it closes for the winter so stop by today!
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Monday September 9
Did you miss the Wheels on the Waterfront Annual Car Show Saturday? The sun came out and it was a great success! Check out these photos showing just a few of the great cars that were on display!
Tuesday September 10
Tonight is a Public Hearing on the Mukilteo Tank Farm Transfer at the Port of Everett Commission Meeting. The public is welcome to attend this meeting starting at 5 p.m. in the Blue Heron Room at Waterfront Center, 1205 Craftsman Way, Everett.
Wednesday September 11
Today, the Ports of Seattle, Tacoma and Everett will be briefing the Joint Transportation Committee on the importance of Puget Sound Ports
Thursday September 12
Summer still isn’t over! Come down this afternoon and enjoy the last little bit of summer sun on one of the Port of Everett’s Waterfront Trails including the Marina District Waterfront Loop or Pigeon Creek Trail!
Friday September 13
Did you know that Washington State exports 1/3 of its agriculture? Ports are a huge part of our everyday lives. Learn more about your port at portofeverett.com!
Attention Boaters: If you have not yet heard, there will be changes to our guest and permanent moorage dock names and numbering systems. Please see the first page of the Marina Newsletter for more details!
Sunday September 15
While summer maybe slowly coming to an end, the Everett Waterfront Farmers Market continues into the fall! Be sure to come by today between 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. to see food and craft vendors as they line the dock at Port Gardner Landing.
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Tuesday September 3
True or False – The Port of Everett operates as part of the City of Everett and Snohomish County.
Wednesday September 4
The answer to yesterday’s trivia is False! The Port of Everett is its own entity. The Port operates independent of both the City of Everett and Snohomish County.
Thursday September 5
Attention Boaters: The September-October newsletter is here!
Friday September 6
Tomorrow is the Wheels on the Waterfront Classic Car Show! This FREE show benefits the Providence General Foundation: Cancer Patient Assistance Fund. So come down and enjoy live music, food vendors, a Scuttlebutt beer garden, and of course great cars tomorrow between 10:00am – 4:00pm at the Port of Everett Marina!
There are a lot of waterfront events happening today! First, Bayside Marine at the Port of Everett Marina will be holding the weigh-in for the Edmonds Coho Derby this morning. Right next door at Waterfront Center, the Wheels on the Waterfront Car Show will be held between 10:00am – 4:00pm. Then, just a short drive away is the Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival in downtown Mukilteo! Visit http://www.mukilteolighthousefestival.com for more information and a schedule of all their events!
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Monday August 26
Only one week left of Jetty Island Days! The Jetty Island ferry runs through Labor Day so be sure to get down to Jetty Landing at The Port of Everett Marina this week!
Tuesday August 27
How many total jobs does the Port of Everett’s operations generate in the community?
Wednesday August 28
More than 34,000 direct, induced and indirect jobs are created as a result of the Port’s maritime operations!
Thursday August 29
Do you have big Labor Day plans that include swimming, boating or simply just floating? Be sure to keep a few things in mind this weekend. First, remember flotation devices! On average, two people die every day on American waterways and you can help prevent this. It is the law to have one life preserver for each person on the boat but it only helps if you are wearing them! Second, be sure to read up on the new Boating Under the Influence Laws that were passed in July: http://www.parks.wa.gov/newsreleases/?number=%2013-021. Be safe and have a great Labor Day Weekend!
Friday August 30
Tomorrow is the last Waterfront Concert of the year! Come down to Port Gardner Landing tomorrow night at 6:00pm and enjoy FREE entertainment by 20 Riverside!
Saturday August 31
Just one week until the Wheels on the Waterfront Classic Car Show! This FREE show benefits the Providence General Foundation: Cancer Patient Assistance Fund. So come down and enjoy live music, food vendors, a Scuttlebutt beer garden, and of course great cars next Saturday, September 7th between 10:00am – 4:00pm at the Port of Everett Marina!
Sunday September 1
Hopefully everyone is enjoying the long weekend! If you are looking for some end-of-summer activities, come down the Everett Waterfront Farmer’s Market between 11:00am – 4:00pm. Then, head over to Jetty Landing to get the Jetty Island Ferry. This free ferry service ends tomorrow!
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Monday August 19
Last week, Sen. Patty Murray and Sen. Maria Cantwell announced new legislation that will significantly strengthen American ports, including the Port of Everett and many others in the Pacific Northwest. Read the rest of the story here: http://www.murray.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/newsreleases?ContentRecord_id=f8e7e105-e9d2-45fa-a36f-2615069173d0
Tuesday August 20
How long is the Port Gardner Waterfront Loop trail?
Wednesday August 21
The trail is nearly 4 miles long! The trail allows you to walk or ride from the Pigeon Creek Public Access trail, which is behind the shipping terminals, down West Marine View Drive, throughout the marina waterfront and beyond Legion Park. It is a workout and summer day activity! What is your favorite summer activity at the Port of Everett?
Thursday August 22
Tonight is another Waterfront Concert! Family friendly and free admission! Come down and enjoy Indie Pop Rock music by Sirsy. Music starts at 6:30pm at Port Gardner Landing. Only five more concerts left, including tonight so don’t miss out on the fun!
Friday August 23
Today and tomorrow, come watch HUNDREDS of firefighters show their skills at the Port of Everett at Port Gardner Way and W. Marine View Dr. for the Firefighter Combat Challenge! Read more about it here!
Saturday August 24
It’s just two weeks away! Get your car-loving friends together and come visit the annual Wheel’s on the Waterfront Car Show benefiting the Providence Cancer Foundation! The show is September 7th so mark your calendar!
Sunday August 25
Happy Sunday! Enjoy the last little bit of the weekend down at the Everett Farmer’s Market and walk down the street to listen to Balken Flamenco music by Amir Beso! The Farmer’s Market is at it’s usual 11:00am – 4:00pm at Port Gardner Landing and music starts at 2:00pm.