Georgia Ports Authority plans for continued growth

Release: GPA details capacity, operations expansion PROJECTS TO ACCOMMODATE RECORD VOLUMES SAVANNAH, Ga., April 26, 2021 – At the Georgia Foreign Trade Conference (GFTC), the Georgia Ports Authority released fiscal year to date numbers (July -March) showing…

Port of Savannah sets new record as trade…

Release: GPA’s March container trade leaps 48 percent Intermodal rail posts significant gains SAVANNAH, Ga., April 15, 2021 — The Port of Savannah handled an all-time record of nearly 500,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units in March,…

Georgia Ports Authority initiates Peak Capacity project

Release: SAVANNAH, Ga., March 29, 2021 – On Monday, the Georgia Ports Authority Board approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20 percent. “Right now, we are moving container volumes…

VLPRA announces Azalea 5K registration now open

Release: VLPRA’S AZALEA 5K KICKS OFF CELEBRATION Registration is open now at www.vlpra.com.  On-site check in will open at 7:00 AM on Saturday morning, March 13th, at the Valdosta Early College Academy (VECA) located at 1605…

GECA works to restore Jeff Davis County 911…

Release: GECA aids Jeff Davis County after devastating fire at county 911 Center FEBRUARY 11, 2021 (ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Communications Authority (GECA) worked with local 911 officials to restore critical 911 services using…

Savannah Ports move over 4.6 Million units in…

Release: Savannah moves more than 4.6M TEUs in 2020 3 MIN READ Georgia exports hold steady SAVANNAH, Ga., Jan. 25, 2021 – The Georgia Ports Authority moved more than 4.68 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in…

Counties receive $121 Million in waterworks project loans

Release: Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $121 million JANUARY 25, 2021 Seventeen Georgia communities and The Conservation Fund were awarded financing totaling $121,106,100 for water, sewer, wastewater, and land conservation projects by the Georgia…