Welcome to the Port of Columbia

The Port of Columbia’s mission is to maximize public resources and private investment to create jobs, provide infrastructure, and maintain and improve the economic vitality of Columbia County and its communities.

The Port of Columbia serves as the lead Economic Development Agency for Columbia County and offers assistance to all businesses in the county. We also coordinate with our neighboring counties on regional initiatives.

Upcoming Meeting Alert

October 11, 2017 at 10:00 am

Recent News

Lyons Ferry Marina Public Input Meeting

We need your input! The Port is working on a new master plan for the Lyons Ferry Marina facility. This new master plan will assist the Port in seeking funds toward updating and modernizing the aging infrastructure at the marina, which was constructed in the early 1970s. Please join us at the Lyons Ferry Marina restaurant on Wednesday, August 23rd ...
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Columbia Pulp in Columbia County

The Port of Columbia is excited to share Columbia Pulp's news of completed financing for the construction of a straw pulp manufacturing facility in northern Columbia County. The Port and our community partners have been working for almost a decade to assist this company as they put together a revolutionary idea to create a value-added product out of wheat straw ...
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Columbia County Businesses Attend Business Summit

Two Columbia County businesses and the County's Economic Development Coordinator, Brad McMasters, attended the Walla Walla Valley Chamber of Commerce's fifth annual Business Summit on Friday, May 12th at the Marcus Whitman Hotel. To read full story click here ...
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