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Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...project, wants to use the state's 40 percent share to get started dredging of the 30-mile channel between the Savannah port and the Atlantic Ocean. The Army Corps, the federal agency overseeing the project, would have to sign off."My...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-09/deal-says-georgia-army-c
Democrats disingenuous

...Rep. John Barrow had absolutely nothing to do with the Plant Vogtle expansion. He claims he got the funding for the Savannah port when Democrats actually were holding up the funding, and Georgia is having to go it alone at this time. John is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-04/democrats-disingenuous
Georgia Chamber President and CEO Chris Clark urges business leaders to look within state borders

...and streamline broadband infrastructure.Clark applauded the use of state and federal funds put toward deepening the Savannah Port and Georgia legislators' decision to add state money for education and increasing technology in schools."The No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-08/georgia-cha
Georgia praised for export effort

...fastest-growing port from three entities helping additional businesses to sell overseas that have won national recognition.The Savannah port is one of the few major ports in the country with balanced trade, exporting as much as it imports. Most bring far...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/georgia-praised-export-eff
Kingston, Perdue on the attack

...candidates in the Republican Senate runoff sprinted out their final debate Sunday by blasting each other over ethics and the Savannah port.Jack Kingston accused David Perdue of lining his pockets while taking an appointment from his cousin to the Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-14/kingstron-perd
Dawson Teague Jr.

...Christ Church and Saint John's Church in Savannah. While there, he was instrumental in the reorganization of the Savannah Port Society and the building of the International Seamen's House. Ministry to seafarers was work Fr. Teague continued...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171627108
Environmental groups opposed Plant Vogtle plan to draw water from Savannah River

...The system, called a "Speece Cone" or an oxygen bubbler, was also proposed during negotiations to deepen the Savannah port.Georgia Power spokesman Brian Green said the company understands the importance of the river and welcomes public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-07/environmental-groups-opposed
Obama signs law to allow Savannah port deepening

With the president's signing of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014, the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project is authorized to begin construction.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-06-10/obama-signs-law-allow-sava
Congressional water deal funds Savannah port project

WASHINGTON - House and Senate negotiators on Thursday unveiled a compromise bill that authorizes billions of dollars for water projects over the next decade.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/congressional-water-deal-fund
Congress reaches deal on bill critical to Savannah port expansion

Georgia's port chief and Washington lawmakers said Friday they're confident a $652 million plan to deepen the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah will soon clear its last bureaucratic hurdle.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-09/congress-reaches-deal-bill-cr