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Open Port seat attracts 9 candidates

Jul 25, 2015 - The Seattle Times

The Port of Seattle has been busy this past year: the Seaport Alliance was first announced in October; labor negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and its employers hit a snag during a prime shipping season for Washington agriculture, and in January the Port announced Terminal 5 would be the new home port for Shell's Arctic drilling fleet.

Going into election season, two of the five seats for the Port of Seattle Commission are on this year's ballot, and the r...