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

Food trucks serving lunch customers at Columbia Gardens.
More Food Trucks Open at Columbia Gardens
Ninja Bistro and Don Taco are now operating at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens off East Columbia Drive in Kennewick. Ann’s Best Creole & Soul Food will arrive in mid- to late-June. The new vendors join Swampy’s BBQ, which began operating at Columbia Gardens last year. Rollin’ Fresh Ice Cream is serving customers on 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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Commissioners present ET Estate Sales representatives the “2019 Friend of the Port” plaque.
Port Recognizes ET Estate Sales as Its “2019 Friend of
Commissioners honored ET Estate Sales as their 2019 Friend of the Port. The Port of Kennewick's Board of Commissioners commended business owners, Liz and Mark Thompson, for their efforts to transform Columbia Drive through personal investments, a commitment to excellence, and their tenacity in making east Kennewick and the Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village an inviting destination.
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Latest News

Food trucks serving lunch customers at Columbia Gardens.
More Food Trucks Open at Columbia Gardens
Ninja Bistro and Don Taco are now operating at the Food Truck Plaza at Columbia Gardens off East Columbia Drive in Kennewick. Ann’s Best Creole & Soul Food will arrive in mid- to late-June. The new vendors join Swampy’s BBQ, which began operating at Columbia Gardens last year. Rollin’ Fresh Ice Cream is serving customers on 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.
READ MORE
Commissioners present ET Estate Sales representatives the “2019 Friend of the Port” plaque.
Port Recognizes ET Estate Sales as Its “2019 Friend of
Commissioners honored ET Estate Sales as their 2019 Friend of the Port. The Port of Kennewick's Board of Commissioners commended business owners, Liz and Mark Thompson, for their efforts to transform Columbia Drive through personal investments, a commitment to excellence, and their tenacity in making east Kennewick and the Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village an inviting destination.
READ MORE

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