The Port of Kennewick is enhancing the quality of life in the Tri-Cities and surrounding region. This is your port. LEARN MORE Vista Field Redevelopment Begins! After years of listening and planning, work is underway to honor the community’s vision for an urban town center. EXPLORE THE VISTA FIELD PROJECT Food Truck Plaza at The Wine Village is open! The first food trucks are serving street eats at Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village on east Columbia Drive. This summer, more vendors are coming. FIND YOUR FAVORITE FOOD TRUCK Art has the power to transform. The Port of Kennewick was honored with a Governor’s Heritage Award for its significant contributions to the creative and cultural vitality of Washington state. Artwork in the Port district helps share the stories of the community’s history, culture, people, and lifestyle. EXPLORE PORT DISTRICT ARTWORK Historic Waterfront District
Master Planning Underway
The Historic Waterfront District Master Plan will help
create a cohesive vision for the waterfront area projects
and prioritize investments for the next decade and beyond.
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Aerial of Vista Field before redevelopment.

Vista Field

Creating a walkable, bikeable, transit-oriented urban town center by following a community-driven master plan.

Latino Heritage Mural installed on the Columbia Gardens wine buildings.

Columbia Drive

Reconnecting the community to its waterfront and historic downtown along east Columbia Drive in Kennewick.

Aerial of Clover Island.

Clover Island

Renewing a waterfront destination with public amenities, boat launch, marina, artwork and a restored shoreline.

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Graphic requesting public input on future development plans for Kennewick's Historic Waterfront District.
Public Input Wanted for Future Historic Waterfront District Development Plans
Help shape the future of Kennewick's Historic Waterfront District. Provide ideas and input from August 3 to 16 via our survey, mapping exercise and idea wall on our project webpage.
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Vendors serving guests at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens.
More Food Trucks Open at Columbia Gardens
Ninja Bistro, Don Taco, Ann’s Best Creole & Soul Food and Bobablastic Tri-Cities are now operating at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens off East Columbia Drive in Kennewick. The new vendors join Swampy’s BBQ, which began operating at Columbia Gardens last year. Rollin’ Fresh Ice Cream is serving customers at nearby Clover Island.
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Port of Kennewick office building on Clover Island.
Port Declares Local Emergency & Suspends In-Person Commission Meeting Requirement
The Board of Commissioners approved a resolution declaring a local emergency and delegating additional authorities to its CEO due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The commission also approved a resolution to allow Commissioners to participate in future Commission Meetings via telephone during the current state of emergency.
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Latest News

Graphic requesting public input on future development plans for Kennewick's Historic Waterfront District.
Public Input Wanted for Future Historic Waterfront District Development Plans
Help shape the future of Kennewick's Historic Waterfront District. Provide ideas and input from August 3 to 16 via our survey, mapping exercise and idea wall on our project webpage.
READ MORE
Vendors serving guests at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens.
More Food Trucks Open at Columbia Gardens
Ninja Bistro, Don Taco, Ann’s Best Creole & Soul Food and Bobablastic Tri-Cities are now operating at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens off East Columbia Drive in Kennewick. The new vendors join Swampy’s BBQ, which began operating at Columbia Gardens last year. Rollin’ Fresh Ice Cream is serving customers at nearby Clover Island.
READ MORE
Port of Kennewick office building on Clover Island.
Port Declares Local Emergency & Suspends In-Person Commission Meeting Requirement
The Board of Commissioners approved a resolution declaring a local emergency and delegating additional authorities to its CEO due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The commission also approved a resolution to allow Commissioners to participate in future Commission Meetings via telephone during the current state of emergency.
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