Tagged with 'port of seattle'

Airport users need access to local businesses; Council OKs ethnic resolution

Airport users need access to local businesses; Council OKs ethnic resolution

By Jack Mayne The SeaTac City Council has told the Port of Seattle that its citizens and businesses need easy access to the city’s businesses and would oppose direct freeway access to the airport. The... [Read more]

PODCAST: Port seeks more land; school bond on ballot; weather & more…

PODCAST: Port seeks more land; school bond on ballot; weather & more…

Here’s episode #61 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Sea-Tac’s Wildlife Management & Conservation Open House is May 4

Sea-Tac’s Wildlife Management & Conservation Open House is May 4

The Port of Seattle is throwing a party and neighbors are invited to celebrate Sea-Tac Airport’s 40th anniversary of its Wildlife Management and Conservation program on Wednesday, May 4. This day-long... [Read more]

Runway closure at Sea-Tac Airport will begin April 1, last 45 days

Runway closure at Sea-Tac Airport will begin April 1, last 45 days

The Port of Seattle announced Monday (March 28) that it will be closing the longest runway (designated 16L/34R) at Sea-Tac Airport on April 1 for an estimated 45 days for several upgrades. The closure... [Read more]

Sea-Tac Airport wins top U.S. Airport in 40-50 million passenger category

Sea-Tac Airport wins top U.S. Airport in 40-50 million passenger category

The Port of Seattle announced Thursday (March 17) that Sea-Tac Airport won two Skytrax World Airport Awards, including the top award for “Best Staff in North America,” as well as the only U.S. airport... [Read more]

Port of Seattle names Dave Soike as its New Chief Operating Officer

Port of Seattle names Dave Soike as its New Chief Operating Officer

The Port of Seattle announced Friday (March 11) that CEO Ted Fick has promoted Dave Soike, the Aviation Director of Facilities and Capital Programs, to the recently created position of Chief Operating... [Read more]

Open Houses on Sustainable Airport Master Plan will be Mar. 16, 21 & 24

Open Houses on Sustainable Airport Master Plan will be Mar. 16, 21 & 24

The Port of Seattle will be holding its next series of community informational Open Houses on the Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP), the long-term blueprint for future development of Sea-Tac Airport,... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Sea-Tac Airport completely inaccessible for anyone with disabilities’

LETTER: ‘Sea-Tac Airport completely inaccessible for anyone with disabilities’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] Whose idea was it to make Sea-Tac Airport... [Read more]

Over objections of incoming members, Council extends Port agreement

Over objections of incoming members, Council extends Port agreement

by Jack Mayne After hearing that the city will begin getting less income from its parking tax while the Port of Seattle gets more, the outgoing SeaTac City Council did the expected and approved a two-year... [Read more]

Port of Seattle holding Special Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 22

Port of Seattle holding Special Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 22

The Port of Seattle announced that it will be holding a Special Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 1 p.m.: In lieu of its 1:00 p.m. regular meeting scheduled on Tuesday, December 22, 2015, at the Conference... [Read more]