Posts Tagged ‘Port of Douglas County’

Douglas County Port – Opportunity Zones, Rock Island Development, Tech Companies

Lisa Parks, Executive Director of the Port of Douglas County, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about an Opportunity Zone designation from the Governor’s office for areas of southern Douglas County including Baker Flats, Pangborn Airport and Rock Island Development District. Parks said the federal program could mean significant new investment in…

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Giga Watt Unveils Demo Pod, Other Tech Coming to Pangborn Business Park

Lisa Parks, Executive Director of the Port of Douglas County, joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about new businesses coming to the Pangborn Business Park, located next to the Pangborn Memorial Airport. Giga Watt recently unveiled a “demo pod,” small-scale, modular data processors, with more on the way. Other tech firms…

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Chelan PUD Gauging Public Input On Orondo River Park Ownership

Orondo River Park – 5 acres along the Columbia River north of Orondo, across from Entiat – is operated for the Chelan PUD by the Port of Douglas County. It features camp sites for tents and RVs, swimming, boating, picnic shelters and more. The Port has asked the PUD to take over ownership and operation…

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Graduate Research Expansion Plans Taking Shape for Chelan-Douglas Counties

Lisa Parks, Executive Director of the Port of Douglas County, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about the creation of an Innovation Partnership Zone in the Wenatchee Valley to expand graduate education and research, primarily through WSU’s Tree Fruit Research Center in Wenatchee. Parks also talks about the latest with the North…

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Port of Douglas County Update – Lisa Parks

Lisa Parks, Executive Director of the Port of Douglas County, joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about new Bitcoin “pods” going in at the Pangborn Business Park, a proposed industrial district for Rock Island at the old silicon plant on the Columbia, her thoughts on future development of Olds Station in Wenatchee…

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Officials Sign Off On North End Master Plan

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners and East Wenatchee city council gave final approval to the North End Master Plan last week after four years of research and development. The move provides a blueprint for future growth in the 317-acre area north of East Wenatchee at the east end of the Odabashian Bridge, likely into…

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