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Building Trades Show Support for Terminal

The Washington Building and Construction Trades Council and the Oregon State Building and Construction Trades Council, representing a combined 95,000 workers, have passed resolutions in support of the Vancouver Energy crude-oil-by-rail terminal.
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TERMINAL WILL BOOST PORT INVESTMENTS

The Port of Vancouver USA’s new mid-year report shows that 2017 continues to be a strong year for the port. But the Port is still vulnerable to economic swings and needs to ensure it takes advantage of key infrastructure investments.
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WASH. WORKERS NEED VANCOUVER ENERGY

Lee Newgent, Executive Secretary of the Washington Building and Construction Trades Council, writes in the Puget Sound Business Journal that the state of Washington outside the city of Seattle needs infrastructure projects like Vancouver Energy for workers to feed their families.
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SUPPORTERS URGE EFSEC TO APPROVE PERMIT

Labor, business and maritime leaders today urged the Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) to approve the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Industrial Stormwater Permit for Vancouver Energy.
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PORT OF VANCOUVER USA IS ECONOMIC ENGINE

The Port of Vancouver USA is a critical economic engine for Southwest Washington – with 50 tenants employing 3,200 people and generating $2.9 billion a year in positive economic impact for the region.
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OP-ED: TERMINAL WILL HELP THE REGION

Thirty labor leaders from 20 different unions recently delivered a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee urging him to support the oil-by-rail terminal. The labor leaders wrote in the letter that Vancouver Energy is “an important project for our state, region and county."
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RESIDENTS SHOW SUPPORT FOR TERMINAL

Vancouver residents showed their support for the Vancouver Energy oil-by-rail terminal in letters to the editor in the Columbian newspaper.
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