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By Michele Smith
The Times 

Port Moves Forward on Dayton-Waitsburg Trail Grant

Commissioners also hear reports on Lyons Ferry repairs, railroad business, marketing


DAYTON – During their regular meeting last week, the Port of Columbia commissioners adopted a greenhouse emissions policy, as requested by the Washington State Department of Transportation. DOT has requested the policy as part of the grant application process to obtain $330,000 for the design of the $3.5 million Dayton to Waitsburg non-motorized trail.

According to Port Manager Jennie Dickinson, The policy takes into account improved energy efficiency through the Port’s support of wind energy and installation of three electric car charging station at the Blue Mountain Station. Two Tesla...

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