2017 ANNUAL MEETING PRESENTATIONS 

 

Keynote Presentations 


 

How Housing is Affecting our Economy

Matthew Gardner of Windermere Real Estate on the projected impact of the housing market on the economy in 2018. 

 

How High-Tech Vehicles Will Change our TranspoRtation System

A look to the future of transportation with autonomous electric vehicles, and the potential impact.   

  • Steve Marshall, City of Bellevue 

Trade & Transportation Committee


The Value of the Great Northern Corridor 

A presentation by Curtis Shuck of the Great Northern Corridor Coalition, on the importance of the multi-state freight corridor. 

 

FMSIB Update

Outlining the FMSIB purpose, future roles, studies completed and underway and a call for projects. 

Brian J. Ziegler, P.E. |  Director,  Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board

Marina Committee


 

Vessel Impoundment

A guide to the impoundment and forfeiture procedure under RCW 79A.60.045.

  • Wade Alonzo, Washington State Parks; Rob Norton, Department of Licensing; Brian Noel, Mercer Island Police Department 

Legal Commitee Meeting 


 

PORT OF KALAMA And NORTHWEST INNOVATION WORKS - UPDATE

  • Brent Carson of Van Ness Feldman, LLP

ROUND II OF THE OIL WARS - SUBSTANTIVE SEPA AND DOE 

  • Jon Sitkin of Chmelik, Sitkin & Davis 

Executive Session Guidance - 2017 Draft 

  • Frank Chmelik of Chmelik, Sitkin & Davis 

Economic Development Committee Meeting


 

Ports of WA.com

Jim Rothlin discusses potential for port synchronicity on the web. 

Inventory Programs and Site Selection

Michael Chen and Todd Johnson of Mackenzie discuss preparing a market-ready strategy for employment sites and buildings. 

 

Port Reports


 

Port of Columbia

Manager Jennie Dickinson gives an overview of Port of Columbia existing projects, status and an outlook to the future.  

 

Port of Kingston

Executive Director Jim Pivarnik of the Port of Kingston provides an update on future planning. 

Port of Everett

CEO and Executive Director Les Reardanz showcases growth at the Port of Everett in 2018 and 2019.