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 Port of Kennewick Named Governor's 2018 Heritage Award Recipient The awards recognize individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the creative and cultural vitality of Washington state. LEARN MORE Governor's Arts and Heritage Awards 2018 program cover. The Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens is open! Mobile vendors are serving street eats at Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village on east Columbia Drive. 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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Artist's renderings showing options for development at Kennewick's Historic Waterfront Master Plan.
Final Draft of Kennewick’s Historic Waterfront District Master Plan Ready
Visit KennewickHistoricWaterfront.org to review the proposed activities, amenities and improvements for port-owned properties on Clover Island and Columbia Drive (Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village, The Willows and Cable Greens). Provide any final comments at our June 8 commission meeting.
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Flowering tree in front of Port of Kennewick offices.
Judge Determines No Sanctionable Misconduct by Port Commissioner
After nearly two years, the investigation into a complaint against Port of Kennewick Commissioner Don Barnes alleging improper conduct has been closed with a neutral decision maker concluding no violation of port policy or procedure.
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Friend of the Port 2020 Recipients - Kennewick Police Department and Kay Metz.
Kennewick Police Department & Kay Metz “Friend of the Port”
At its December 8 regular business meeting, port CEO Tim Arntzen presented “Friend of the Port” awards to the Kennewick Police Department and Kay Metz to recognize outstanding service to the port and the community.
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Latest News

Artist's renderings showing options for development at Kennewick's Historic Waterfront Master Plan.
Final Draft of Kennewick’s Historic Waterfront District Master Plan Ready
Visit KennewickHistoricWaterfront.org to review the proposed activities, amenities and improvements for port-owned properties on Clover Island and Columbia Drive (Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village, The Willows and Cable Greens). Provide any final comments at our June 8 commission meeting.
READ MORE
Flowering tree in front of Port of Kennewick offices.
Judge Determines No Sanctionable Misconduct by Port Commissioner
After nearly two years, the investigation into a complaint against Port of Kennewick Commissioner Don Barnes alleging improper conduct has been closed with a neutral decision maker concluding no violation of port policy or procedure.
READ MORE
Friend of the Port 2020 Recipients - Kennewick Police Department and Kay Metz.
Kennewick Police Department & Kay Metz “Friend of the Port”
At its December 8 regular business meeting, port CEO Tim Arntzen presented “Friend of the Port” awards to the Kennewick Police Department and Kay Metz to recognize outstanding service to the port and the community.
READ MORE

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