Port of Benton holding special meeting Thursday

he Port of Benton will hold a special meeting 8:30 a.m. Thursdayto award a contract on the Crow Butte Park marina construction project.

The project, near Paterson, involves building ten new boat slips, widening the boat launch and adding a fish cleaning station and restrooms. The bulk of the cost will be covered by a $800,000 state grant.

The meeting will be held at the port's office, 3100 George Washington Way, in Richland.