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Posted on: October 6, 2017

PORT OF GALVESTON MAJOR ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTOR TO NORTH AMERICA'S CRUISE INDUSTRY

GALVESTON,
Texas (Oct. 6, 2017) – The Port of Galveston remains the fourth busiest cruiseport in the U.S. based upon number of embarking passengers according to a
recent study prepared by Business Research and Economic Advisors (BREA) for th...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

PORT OF GALVESTON AWARDED $1 MILLION FEDERAL SECURITY GRANT

Galveston, Texas (Sept. 14, 2017) - The Port
of Galveston is pleased to announce that it has received a $1 million grantfrom the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  The grant was awarded through the 
2017 Port Securit...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

PORT OF GALVESTON OPEN FOR BUSINESS AS OF SEPTEMBER 1

Galveston,
Texas (Sept. 14, 2017) – Despite some confusion in media reports, the Port ofGalveston is open for business. The port has been fully operational since
reopening Sept. 1 when the United States Coast Guard (USCG) lifted all traffic ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Port of Galveston Names Director of Engineering, Maintenance and Environmental Affairs

GALVESTON, Texas (August 1,
2017) – The Port of Galveston welcomed its newest staff member today. HumbertoA. Leal is the Port’s new Director of Engineering, Maintenance, and
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Mr. Leal will lead the P...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

PORT TO HOST FIRST COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE

In an effort to engage the community, the Port of Galveston is inviting the public to meet and mingle with members of the port and several port businesses at its community open house on Friday, June 9. The event will take place in Cruise Terminal 2.

The co...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

A DAY TO SUPPORT OUR PORTS: UNITED FOR THE FUTURE

GALVESTON, TX (April 4,
2017) -
The Port of Galvestonis proud to mark April 4th as Western Hemisphere Ports Day.  Led by the American Association of Port
Authorities - under the banner “United for the Future&rdq...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

PORT OF CALL: WELCOME MS AMADEA

GALVESTON, TX (April 3, 2017) - On Monday,
April 3, 2017 the MS Amadea of Phoenix Reisen Cruise Lines will call at thePort of Galveston. The four star plus rated ship, owned and operated by Phoenix
Reisen Cruise Line arrives with app...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

PORT OF GALVESTON PROMOTES THREE OFFICERS

GALVESTON, Texas (March 10, 2017) – The Port of Galveston Police Department announced the promotions of three officers on its police force. Officer Richard Goodwin, Officer Nicholas Rac, and Officer Philip Tamayo were sworn in and received their ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

PORT RECEIVES HIGHEST AWARD FOR FINANCIAL REPORTING

Galveston, TX (January 30, 2017) –The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves (Port of Galveston) was recently awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United Sta...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

PORT OF GALVESTON WINS APPEAL IN SUIT FILED BY PRIVATE PARKING LOT OPERATORS

Galveston, TX (Jan. 13, 2017) – The Port of Galveston announced today that it again prevailed in an appeal decided by the U. S. Federal Maritime Commission. The appeal followed a lawsuit filed against the Port by three private parking lot operat...

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Posted on: November 23, 2015

PORT OF GALVESTON APPROVES AGREEMENT with CITY OF GALVESTON'S ISLAND TRANSIT for CRUISE SHUTTLES

Galveston, TX (Nov 23, 2015) – The Port of Galveston announced that the Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves approved a five year agreement with the City of Galveston for cruise terminal shuttle bus services at Monday’s Board meeting. This agreement...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

PORT OF GALVESTON WELCOMES LARGEST CRUISE SHIP EVER TO SAIL FROM TEXAS

Galveston, TX (Nov. 13, 2015) – Royal Caribbean’s, Liberty of the Seas arrived today at the Port of Galveston. The Freedom class ship replaced Navigator of the Seas year-round sailings from Galveston offering Texas vacationers roundtrip seven-night Wester...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2015

Port of Galveston to Study Deepening Ship Channel

By CHACOUR KOOP The Daily News

The Port of Galveston is floating plans to deepen a part of the harbor, which supporters hope will attract business and benefit operators in the western part of the channel.

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Posted on: December 22, 2005

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