In late October, the U.S. Dept. of Transportation’s Maritime Administration awarded 41 port projects nationwide a total of $703 million in funding as part of this year's Port Infrastructure Development grants program.

Four Alaska projects received a total of  $112.5 million in grants for four separate projects, making it the largest amount for any state. The $68.7 million to reconfiguring and realigning the shoreline at the Port of Alaska in Anchorage was the largest single grant awarded.

Five projects in Washington received $72.5 million in grants and one project in Oregon received $24.4 million.


Project Location Amount
Terminal 5 Export, Expansion, and Emissions Reduction Project Port of Seattle $17 million
Grays Harbor Terminal 4 Expansion & Redevelopment Project Port of Grays Harbor $25.5 million
Intermodal Handling and Transfer Facility Improvements Project Port of Port Angeles $8.6 million
Master Plan, Pier Design and Boat Ramp Construction Project La Conner $11.1 million
Seaport Throughput Improvement Project Port of Olympia $9.3 million


Project Location Amount
Terminal 6 Infrastructure Improvements Project Port of Portland $24.4 million


Project Location Amount
North Extension Stabilization Step 1 Project Port of Anchorage $68.7 million
AMHS Prince William Sound Ferry Terminal Project Cordova, Tatitlek and Chenega $28.3 million
Port of Adak Pier Five Improvements Project Port of Adak $10.2 million
Sand Point Floating Dock Project Sand Point and Akutan Harbors $5.4 million