HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority will meet in Special Session on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. for deliberation, public comment, and possible actions regarding a proposal by ship channel industry stakeholders to participate in funding the Houston Ship Channel Expansion - Channel Improvement Project.
The meeting will take place in the fourth-floor boardroom of the Port Authority’s Executive Building, 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston.
The meeting agenda is available at http://porthouston.com/leadership/public-meetings/.
About Port Houston
For more than 100 years, Port Houston has owned and operated the public wharves and terminals of the greater Port of Houston – the nation’s largest port for foreign waterborne tonnage and an essential economic engine for the Houston region, the state of Texas, and the nation. The Port of Houston supports the creation of nearly 1.35 million jobs in Texas and 3.2 million jobs nationwide, and economic activity totaling $339 billion in Texas – 20.6 percent of the state’s total gross domestic product – and more than $801.9 billion in economic impact across the nation. For more information, visit the website at PortHouston.com.
The safety and security of Port Houston’s visitors and employees is a high priority. Guests entering the Executive Building must show a valid government-issued photo ID. They may be required to pass through security screening, including the use of a hand-held metal detector and other measures as deemed necessary.