A collection of resources for WPPA members and associate members.
The bi-weekly publication focuses on updates from Executive Director Eric Johnson, WPPA Counsel Chmelik, Sitkin & Davis, along with of-the-moment issues, port employment opportunities and upcoming events.
A general overview of the primary federal, state, and local environmental and land use laws and programs that apply to ports in Washington State.
An annual study of Washington’s public ports, examining the impacts of Washington’s public ports system on the state economy.
Basic legal guidelines for Port District officials
A bi-annual report looking at marine cargo trends, providing a forecast of future activity.
A manual outlining how to navigate your city or county shoreline master program.
A guideline providing the current statutory requirements for port district comprehensive planning, current port district planning practices, comprehensive planning by other governments, and planning basics.
This document is designed to help public officials understand and implement Port Management Agreements, a document signed by both the port and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).