Port officials cite environmental stewardship during recent city council presentation

The Port of Edmonds had a built-in audience of supporters during the May 22 Edmonds City Council meeting — those concerned about the effects of single-use plastic on animals, oceans, humans and the environment. Many attendees at last week’s meeting were advocates for a council resolution — approved later that night — to ban plastic…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for April 30

April 30, 2018 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Authorization for Executive Director to Write Off $9,095.44 E. Approval of Resolution No. 18-03, Authorizing Sale of One Abandoned Boat F. Approval of Resolution No. 18-04,…

Port of Edmonds recognized as Leadership Clean Boatyard

The Port of Edmonds boatyard was recently named a Leadership Clean Boatyard by the Clean Boating Foundation. First certified in 2012, the Port of Edmonds boatyard is the first in Washington state to be re-certified through the Seattle-based foundation’s Clean Boatyard Program. The Clean Boatyard Program recognizes clean boatyards on two different levels: certified Clean…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Special Commission Meeting & Retreat April 16, 2018

Port of Edmonds Special Commission Meeting & Retreat April 16, 2018 at 9:00 am SPECIAL COMMISSION MEETING CALL TO ORDER 9:00 – 9:15 FLAG SALUTE CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of March 26, 2018 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments PUBLIC COMMENTS POSSIBLE ACTION A. Approval of Restroom Remodel Contract No. 2017-282…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for March 26

March 26, 2018 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of March 12, 2018 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Authorization for Executive Director to Write Off $3,222.92 and Send Account to Collections IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS (For any issues not already on the…

Reminder: Edmonds Port Commission meeting agenda for Jan. 8

January 8, 2018 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of December 27, 2017 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Resolution No. 18-01 , Reconfirming Schedule & Location of Port Commission Meetings E. Approval of Waiver of Notice of Special Meeting F. Authorization…

Reminder: Dec. 26 Edmonds Port Commission meeting moved to Dec. 27

Public Notice Meeting Cancellation The regularly scheduled Edmonds Port Commission Meeting of December 26, 2017 has been rescheduled to December 27, 2017 at 9:00 am. The Public is invited to Attend. Here is the agenda for the December 27 meeting: December 27, 2017 9:00am SPECIAL MEETING I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for Aug. 28

August 28, 2017 7:00 p.m I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. ApprovalofAugust14,2017MeetingMinutes C. ApprovalofPayments D. Approval of Mailer Printing Quote IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS (For any issues not already on the Agenda; 3 minute limit) V. POSSIBLE ACTION A. Social Media Public Use Policy B. Staff Addition…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of May 30, 2017 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Authorization for Executive Director to Write Off $5,308.27 E. Approval of Executive Director Contract Amendment IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS (For any issues not already…

Port of Edmonds awarded $10,000 tourism promotion grant

The Port of Edmonds has been awarded a special $10,000 funding grant from the Port of Seattle to promote Edmonds as a preferred tourist destination. “The Port of Edmonds already has established strong brand recognition in boating and tourism: ‘Your Homeport Advantage and Choice Destination: Quality, Service, Value, Convenience,’” the port said in announcing the…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of March 27, 2017 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Communications Mailer IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS (For any issues not already on the agenda; 3 minute limit) V. PRESENTATION VI. POSSIBLE ACTION VII. INFORMATION…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for Feb. 13, 2017

February 13, 2017 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of January 30, 2017 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Authorization for Executive Director to Write Off $4,393.60 IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS (For any issues not already on the Agenda; 3 minute limit) V….

Boaters warned about fraudulent vessel documentation renewal letter

The Port of Edmonds is sharing as a public service this fraud alert regarding a bogus vessel documentation renewal letter coming from a company called U.S Vessel Documentation. The letter looks like an official letter from the United States Coast Guard, but it is not. Bob Jacobsen, Fleet Commander for the Edmonds Yacht Club, sent…

Edmonds Port Commission meeting report for Jan. 30

The Edmonds Port Commission at its Jan. 30 meeting: – Heard a presentation from the president and CEO of the Economic Alliance of Snohomish County, to which the port belongs. – Authorized the creation of a new multi-task management position for the Harbor Square business campus. In addition to property management, responsibilities of the new…

Help wanted: Port of Edmonds seeking Marina Operations Attendant

The Port of Edmonds is currently recruiting for a Marina Operations Attendant. The successful candidate in this position will provide primary and secondary coverage for dry storage operations including operation of marine forklifts to move boats. Position will also provide support to the Port Operations Supervisor in the daily operations of the Travelift, pressure wash…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds Commission meeting agenda for Dec. 27, 2016

December 27, 2016 Special Meeting 9:00 a.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of December 12, 2016 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS V. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S REPORT VI. COMMISSIONER’S COMMENTS AND COMMITTEE REPORTS VII. EXECUTIVE SESSION VIII. ADJOURNMENT You can also view…

Port Commission elects new officers, hears from Puget Sound Express on 2017 plans

The Port of Edmonds Commission will sail into 2017 with a new set of officers in place. At Monday night’s bi-monthly Port Commission meeting, the commissioners elected the following officers for a one-year term that begins on January 1, 2017. President: Fred Gouge Vice President: David Preston Secretary: Steve Johnston The meeting opened with two…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds meeting agenda for Dec. 12, 2016

December 12, 2016 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of November 28, 2016 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Approval of Waiver of Notice of Special Meeting IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS V. PRESENTATIONS A. Puget Sound Express Operations Report B. Stormwater Engineer Robert…

Port of Edmonds Notice of Public Hearing, 2017 Budget

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 2017 BUDGET NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Port of Edmonds Commission will hold a public hearing on the 2017 Budget at its regular meeting on Monday, October 31, 2016. The hearing will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Port Commission Room, which is located in the Port Administration Office…

Edmonds Port Commission report for Oct. 10

The Port of Edmonds Commission took the following actions at its Oct. 10 meeting: • Approved changes to the Port Strategic Plan dealing with communications and economic development. • Received the preliminary 2017 port budget, the first time the budget was presented to the commission and the public. A public budget hearing will be held…

Port Commission hires public affairs firm, approves 2017 Waterfront Festival

The Edmonds Port Commission at its Monday night meeting noted in an announcement that it took action on the following items: Approved a public information contract with Seattle public affairs firm Cocker Fennessy “to better inform the public about the port’s environmental stewardship activities and other community contributions.” Held a discussion with leaders of Edmonds…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds meeting agenda for Sept. 12, 2016

September 12, 2016 7:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. FLAG SALUTE III. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of August 29, 2016 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments IV. PUBLIC COMMENTS V. POSSIBLE ACTION VI. INFORMATION A. 2017 Budget Baseline Conditions B. 2017 Property Taxes C. 2017 Economic Development Budget D. 2017…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds meeting agenda for April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 6:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. RECESS TO EXECUTIVE SESSION III. CLOSE EXECUTIVE SESSION IV. COMMENCE REGULAR PORTION OF BUSINESS MEETING AT 7:00 P.M. V. FLAG SALUTE VI. CONSENT AGENDA A. Approval of Agenda B. Approval of April 11, 2016 Meeting Minutes C. Approval of Payments D. Approval of No Charge…

Reminder: Port of Edmonds meeting agenda for April 11, 2016

April 11, 2016 6:00 p.m. I. CALL TO ORDER II. RECESS TO EXECUTIVE SESSION III. CLOSE EXECUTIVE SESSION IV. COMMENCE REGULAR PORTION OF BUSINESS MEETING AT 7:00 P.M. V. FLAG SALUTE VI. CONSENT AGENDA Approval of Agenda Approval of March 28, 2016 Meeting Minutes Approval of Payments Approval of Harbor Square Lease VII. PUBLIC COMMENTS…