Port & Local Area News

2013
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2013 News:                                                                       * Indicates New Articles
2013-10-16 - Notice Given on Local Port Dissolution *
2013-10-13 - Work Not Finished For Port Authority *
2013-10-08 - Authority to Challenge Dissolution *
2013-10-05 - Port Authority Axed by State *
2013-10-05 - Port Authority Dissolved by State Board *
2013-10-04 - Jefferson County Learns of Pipeline *
2013-10-04 - WVPPA Rescinds Powers & Duties of Weirton Area Port Authority *
2013-09-30 - Mayor Wants Dissolution of the Port 
2013-09-30 - Mayor Wants Rid of Port Authority 
2013-09-29 - Tanker Truck Fire Reported at Well Site 
2013-09-28 - Well-Site Fire in Carroll County Extinguished 
2013-09-26 - Kokosing Construction Co. Sues Over Services Rendered 
2013-09-19 - Officials Eye Rail Development
2013-09-10 - Runway Work To Begin Soon at Jefferson County Airport
2013-09-01 - Columbiana County Port Hires New Manager of Finance & Admin 
2013-08-31 - Ergon Refinery Discussed by Rotarians 
2013-08-29 - Weirton Area Port Authority OKs Unloading Stations 
2013-08-27 - Oil, Gas Reps Meet in Cadiz 
2013-08-24 - TS&T Property Work a Plus for the Region 
2013-08-23 - West Virginia Delegation Talks Revenue in North Dakota 
2013-08-22 - Jefferson County Airport's New Runway Topic of Public Hearing 
2013-08-19 - Chester Site Success Can Drive More Aid 
2013-08-17 - Beech Bottom Growth Good for the Region 
2013-08-13 - Jefferson County Airport to Hire Attorney to Handle Leases 
2013-08-08 - Port of Pittsburgh Evaluates White Space for Waterway Safety 
2013-08-07 - Weirton Redevelopment Panel Deadlocked  on Boundary Change 
2013-08-07 - Jefferson County Port Authority Marks Anniversary 
2013-08-05 - Chesapeake Reports Biggest Boost in Production 
2013-07-23 - Jefferson County Airport Seeking Funds for Snow Equipment
2013-07-18 - Oil, Gas Industry Having Impact
2013-07-03 - Jefferson County Port Panel Seeks Assistance 
2013-06-05 - Jefferson County Port Authority Finalizes Industrial Park Deal 
2013-05-30 - Policy Spells Out Roll of Port Director
2013-05-30 - WVNCC to Offer Drilling Degrees this Fall
2013-05-59 - Causing Bad PR: Another Great Reason to Lien 
2013-05-25 - State Waiting on Audit Before Speaking About Port
2013-05-23 - Lien Filed for Work at Weirton Area Port
2013-05-17 - Breach of Contract Alleged On Weirton Port
2013-05-14 - Jefferson County Airport Looks to Cut Runway Costs
2013-05-14 - In-depth Look Sought of WV Public Port Authority
2013-05-13 - Weirton City Council Eyes Port Due Diligence
2013-05-08 - Jefferson County Airport Authority Considers Land Rules 
2013-04-20 - Area Officials Seek Weirton Area Port Authority Audit 
2013-04-18 - Audit of Port Authority Requested
2013-04-18 - Natural Gas Prices Rise from Historic Lows
2013-04-17 - Officials Worried About Truck Traffic 
2013-04-16 - Columbiana County Port Pays Taxes on Two Properties 
2013-04-15 - Drilling Standards Taking Focus 
2013-04-08 - Local Gas to Be Sent to Asia
2013-04-09 - Fire Reported at Well Site 
2013-04-04 - Redevelopment Panel Look North
2013-04-01 - Future of Rail Yard Still a Mystery
2013-03-27 - Brooke County Commission Nixes WRA's Railyard Request 
2013-03-19 - Columbiana County Port Authority's Success Continues 
2013-03-06 - Weirton Area Port Authority Discusses Potential Projects
2013-03-05 - Sheehan Pipeline, Tulsa, OK Locating at Beech Bottom Site
2013-03-03 - Port Authority Officials Give Presentation
2013-03-03 - BDC Moving Forward on Projects
2013-02-22 - Ohio, Marshall County Wells Striking Oil 
2013-02-19 - Shale Industry Boosts Ohio Jobs 
2013-02-19 - $1M Upgrade at Columbian County Port's Industrial Park 
2013-02-18 - New Projects Underway for Weirton Area Port Authority  [Video]
2013-02-14 - Marshall County Ethane Cracker Plant Planned
2013-02-13 - Weirton Redev't Authority Submits Request to County Commission
2013-02-12 - Researchers Team Up on Shale
2013-02-08 - New WV Polyethylene Plant Targets Shale Gas
2013-02-08 - Tomblin Says Cracker Still Possible for W.Va
2013-02-06 - Redevelopment Authority Seeks Cooperation
2013-02-01 - Gas Producing Equipment Broadening Marshall County Tax Base
2013-01-28 - Marathon Corp's Plan a Step Closer to Reality
2013-01-23 - Rail Seen as Way to Move Water for Gas Drilling
2013-01-16 - Culvert Plant Prospects Said Encouraging
2013-01-16 - Port Authority Moves Forward
2013-01-15 - Real Transportation Fuel Diversity Just Getting Under Way in WV
2013-01-14 - Area Getting Attention for Economic Possibilities


2012 News: 
2012-12-13 - Weirton Port Plays Role in Gas Liquids Transport
2012-12-12 - Portions of ArcelorMittal Property Could Be Sold Soon
2012-12-07 - Port Authority Terminal Nearly Complete, Second on the Way
2012-12-07 - Natural Gas Liquids Shipped from Half Moon Industrial Park
2012-12-07 - New MarkWest Natural Gas Processing Online in Doddridge County
2012-12-06 - West Virginia Sees Growth in Shale Jobs
2012-12-06 - Site Ready for Development
2012-12-02 - Ergon Plans to Expand in the New Year
2012-11-28 - Is Inland Port Coalition's Job Done?
2012-11-26 - Lawmakers Hear How International Trade Could Use Corridor H Completion
2012-11-20 - CDL Classes Set to Begin
2012-11-15 - Council Told About Oil, Gas Potentials
2012-11-14 - Inland Port is a No-Go
2012-11-14 - Drilling Industry Insiders Hit Pittsburgh
2012-11-02 - Kokosing Designated for Port Projects
2012-10-25 - Storm System to Help Water Run-off, Prevent Flooding at Businesses
2012-10-18 - Your Chamber and You
2012-10-06 - Shale Drilling's Local Impact Focus of Rotary
2012-10-03 - Port Authority Seeks Funds
2012-10-03 - Authority Continues Rail Discussions
2012-09-28 - Weirton Area Port Authority Reports Activity
2012-09-12 - Stevens & WAPA Collaborate to Establish Resilient Ports 
2012-09-05 - Jefferson County Airport Panel Backs Seismic Testing
2012-09-03 - Port Authority Plan Underway For Barge Traffic
2012-08-31 - Weirton Area Port Authority Announces Operations At Facility
2012-08-31 - Jefferson County Port Authority Organizes Meeting
2012-08-22 - Weirton Board Seeks Railyard
2012-08-08 - Redevelopment Authority Seeks OK 
2012-08-15 - Weirton OK's Money for Three Springs Drive
2012-08-08 - Redevelopment Authority Seeks OK
2012-06-26 - State Board Meets In Weirton 
2012-06-24 - Weirton Sites Benefit From Grants 
2012-06-19 - Authority Looks at CDBG Money 
2012-06-09 - ArcelorMittal Demolition Under Way 
2012-06-07 - TS&T Site Receives Grant 
2012-06-03 - Weirton Area Port Authority Talks Direction
2012-05-26 - Weirton Planning Commission Recommends District Plan
2012-05-25 - ArcelorMittal Land Sale Gets Go-Ahead
2012-05-22 - TS&T Site Should Be Flat By Fall
2012-05-21 - TS&T Property Plans Move Ahead
2012-05-21 - Locals Participate in Search & Rescue Exercises
2012-05-18 - Jefferson County Airport's Runway to Take Off
2012-04-29 - Weirton Area Port Authority Works On New Home
2012-04-27 - Jefferson County Port Authority Creation Completed
2012-04-27 - Weirton Area Port Authority Donates to Museum
2012-04-05 - Local Port Authority Discusses Funding Mechanisms
2012-03-30 - Weirton Area Port Authority Moving Forward with Initiatives 
2012-03-29 - Port Authority Makes $10,000 Donation to Library
2012-03-25 - Weirton Area Port Authority Looking at Bricks and Mortar
2012-03-16 - Port Authority Announces Plans to Boost Port District Business (video)
2012-03-09 - Mary H. Weir Library Promotes Technology
2012-03-05 - Port Promotes Business Model, Applies For Tax Exempt Status
2012-02-10 - Redevelopment Authority Joins With Port
2012-01-30 - Digital Economy Plays Role For Port
2012-01-29 - Frontier Makes Presentation to Port Authority
2012-01-26 - Port Seeks Fiduciary Agent Status
2012-01-13 - BDC Has Positive Message for Northern Panhandle
2012-01-05 - Port Seeks Answer From Authority


2011 News: 
2011-12-29 - Port Looks Back at 2011
2011-12-15 - Money May Be Infused Into The Area
2011-12-07 - Deal Tabled by Eastern WV Regional Airport Authority
2011-11-27 - Weirton Port Gets OK On Federal Funding Qualifications
2011-11-15 - Port Authority Touts Plans in Washington
2011-10-18 - Some Growth Is Happening (editorial)
2011-10-02 - Weirton Officials Hear From Pittsburgh Port 
2011-10-02 - WTOV-9 Interview with the WAPA Chairman
2011-09-30 - New Agencies Back Port Activity 
2011-09-29 - Port Authority Gains New Board Members 
2011-09-07 - Redevelopment Authority Joining the Port
2011-09-06 - Faria Watchdog On Board With Port Initiative
2011-09-01 - Weirton Area Port Authority Plans Advance
2011-08-21 - Port Authority Makes Request From McKinley
2011-08-11 - Area Planners Present Their Priority Projects to McKinley
2011-08-03 - Port Authority Producing Revenue
2011-07-31 - Citynet & WAPA Partner: Middle Mile Work to Benefit Northern WV
2011-07-27 - Port Demonstrates Revenue Growth as a Result of Q2-2011 Operations
2011-07-05 - Citynet Teaming With Weirton Area Port Authority
2011-06-30 - Port Authority Gaining Interest
2011-05-26 - Port Initiatives Moving Forward
2011-05-17 - Port Communications Team Outlined
2011-05-13 - W.Va. Port & OH Interstate Communications Broadband Meeting
2011-05-11 - Port Communications Consortium Progress Continues
2011-05-05 - Redevelopment Authority OKs Development Plan
2011-04-28 - Port Authority Gets Update From Consulting Firm
2011-04-17 - NCPPP Newsletter: New Member - Weirton Area Port Authority, pg.4
2011-04-05 - Executives Receive TSA Transportation Worker Identification Credentials
2011-04-03 - Leaders Say Virtual Port Will Grow Economy in Northern W.Va.
2011-03-09 - Eastern Panhandle Inland Port Coalition Signs With Weirton Area Port
2011-03-02 - Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport to Work with Weirton Area Port
2011-02-12 - BHJ Officials Discuss Port Authority Advantages
2011-02-02 - Weirton Area Port Initiative Bac