Originally published on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 – Hood River News article on pFriem Brewing expansion plans in the Port owned Halyard Building. See the full article here.Read More
There will be intermittent full closures of the Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge beginning 9:00AM on Friday, January 15 and continuing until 12 Noon. Bridge users should expect up to 20 minutes delays during these hours.Read More
Hood River News article published Friday, October 23, 2015
Port of Hood River leaders took to Washington D.C. this week, advocating for legislators to put bridges of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area on the federal funding map.
Port Commission President Brian Shortt and Executive Director Michael McElwee made the journey Wednesday and returned Thursday night. The purpose was to advocate modifying a U.S. House transportation bill in order to make bridges within National Scenic Areas — including the Hood River Bridge and the Bridge of the Gods — eligible for nationwide freight and infrastructure programs…. [Read more here.]
REP. GREG WALDEN meets with Port of Hood River Commission President Brian Shortt in Washington, D.C., discussing a transportation funding bill the port hopes legislators will amend to include bridges within National Scenic Areas, including the Hood River Bridge.Read More
The Port of Hood River and the City of Hood River’s collaborative planning and development of the Hood River waterfront are featured in this video from The Association of Oregon Redevelopment Agencies, “Urban Renewal: Transforming Oregon Communities.” Many thanks to AORA for raising awareness about the importance of Urban Renewal in rural communities.Read More