Stack Issues Statement on Step Forward for Port of Philadelphia Strategic Plan

Governor Wolf’s Press Release

Read: Governor Wolf Announces Next Step in Port of Philadelphia Development

January 21, 2016

Harrisburg, PA – Lt. Governor Mike Stack issued the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s announcement today that the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority now has a shortlist of developers for the Southport Marine Terminal Complex at the Port of Philadelphia.

“There was more positive momentum for Port of Philadelphia today as Gov. Wolf announced that the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority (PRPA) now has a shortlist of potential developers for the Southport Marine Terminal Complex.  Gov. Wolf and I see this as a big step forward for our strategic plan for the port, to create jobs and expand the Pennsylvania economy. “

Last fall, Stack joined the governor in Philadelphia as he announced the plan for the port, with Southport development being a key piece.

For additional information on the Governor’s announcement today, see this news release: https://www.governor.pa.gov/governor-wolf-announces-next-step-in-port-of-philadelphia-development/

MEDIA CONTACT (Governor’s Office): Gary Tuma – 717-787-3300, gtuma@pa.gov

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