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.

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.
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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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