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Ebola checks at Savannah port

...Seven ships from West Africa have entered the Port of Savannah in the last 30 days. Twenty-one from the region...the same time frame, 310 foreign ships entered the Port of Savannah, Somma said."I can't stress enough how we are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-17/ebola-checks-savannah-port
Georgia, South Carolina accept greater burden for port improvements

...than recommended.Meanwhile, Georgia signed an agreement to start deepening the river channel that connects the Port of Savannah to the Atlantic Ocean by using $266 million in state money upfront. The deal calls for the federal government to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-11/georgia-south-carolina-a
Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...to start deepening the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah.If Georgia can sign a cost-sharing agreement with...said.In the fiscal year that ended June 30, the Port of Savannah moved a record volume of more than 3 million cargo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-09/deal-says-georgia-army-c
Georgia ports chief touts Savannah's potential

...ports executive said Thursday he's convinced the Port of Savannah can someday overtake New York as the busiest seaport...said spokeswoman Lenis Rodrigues.Foltz said the Port of Savannah plans to keep expanding in anticipation of more growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-25/georgia-ports-chief-touts-sav
Final deal to start dredging Savannah harbor close

...cost-sharing deal with the federal government that's needed to start deepening the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority's top executive said Monday, meaning construction could begin within a few months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-29/final-deal-start-dredging-sav
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...directly attacking Barrow and Allen.Barrow's newest ad, which began airing Thursday, shows the congressman at the Port of Savannah as he talks of battling the White House to help jumpstart a $706 million expansion of the port's busy shipping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam
Congressional water deal funds Savannah port project

...California to deepening Georgia's rapidly growing Port of Savannah.The Water Resources Reform and Development Act will...measure provides $461 million for expansion of the Port of Savannah. Like other East Coast seaports, Savannah is scrambling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/congressional-water-deal-fund
Across Georgia

...tons of cargo and more than 700,000 auto and machinery units in fiscal year 2014.It was the first time for the Port of Savannah to move more than 3 million containers in a fiscal year. The number was up by 6.3 percent compared to the previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-29/across-georgia
Congress raises Savannah harbor price tag to $706 million

...increase of 8 percent from just two years ago.The new authorized cost for expanding the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah was contained in a sweeping water-projects bill that passed the Senate. Once signed into law by the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-22/congress-raises-savannah-harb
Vote for David Perdue

...John Barrow and his votes to spend inordinate sums of money while producing no results, especially regarding the Port of Savannah. They're correct. Kingston has been in Washington longer than Barrow, and has "represented" the Savannah area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-05/vote-david-perdue