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Going Bananas at the Port of Hueneme’s 10th Annual Port Festival

September 30, 2023

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[Port Hueneme, CA] — Yellow banana wigs, boat rides, sounds of a tropical steel drum band and perfect late summer weather got the party started at the Port for the 10th Annual Banana Festival! Welcoming people inside the Port, Oxnard Harbor District President Jess Herrera stated, “The Banana Festival is read more

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Anchored in Preparedness: Port of Hueneme Hosts Multi-Agency Emergency Trainings

September 21, 2023

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[Port Hueneme, CA] — The Port of Hueneme is working with local fire departments on various training exercises to better prepare for a variety of emergency situations.

 

This week, crews from Ventura County, Oxnard and the Naval Base fire departments boarded the Wallenius Wilhelmsen (WW) car carrier vessel Oberon. This exercise read more

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“August Wave:” Getting Ready for the “Big One”

The Port of Hueneme operations team hosts a training event with 20 partner agencies as part of a Countywide effort to prepare for potential Tsunami weather events

August 17, 2023

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[Port Hueneme, CA] — The Port of Hueneme’s operations team joined by security partners, NAVSEA, Amergent Tech, Oxnard Emergency Services, VCFD, ILWU Local 46, read more

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Port of Hueneme’s 10th Annual Banana Festival

A much-anticipated return of a community wide loved Port event.

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[Port Hueneme, CA] —

The Port of Huenemes’ annual Banana Festival is back! This 10th annual festival will take place on Saturday September 30th, 2023, from 10am-5pm.This family-friendly free admission festival will provide a day filled with entertainment, vendors, port tours, banana inspired read more

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Port of Hueneme Eyes Federal Funding to Match CA State’s Historic $80M Investment in the Port

California Secretary of Transportation leads delegation for meetings in Washington, D.C. with USDOT leadership advocating for federal funding to California ports.

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[Port Hueneme, CA] —

On the heels of the historic state funding for the Port of Hueneme earlier this month, Port of Hueneme CEO Kristin Decas alongside California Transportation Secretary Toks Omishakin and read more

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Port of Hueneme Achieves its Highest Ever Scores for Environmental Stewardship Certification

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[Port Hueneme, CA] — It’s official! The Port of Hueneme’s annual Green Marine certification results are out, and the Port was certified in June 2023 with its highest scores ever during the annual Green Marine re-certification process. These high scores are an acknowledgement of the Port of Hueneme’s commitment to leadership in read more

|July 12th, 2023|Business, Community, News, The Port At Work|Comments Off on Port of Hueneme Achieves its Highest Ever Scores for Environmental Stewardship Certification

$80,000,000 for Port of Hueneme’s Green Jobs & Zero-Emission Operations

Governor Gavin Newsom Delivers
Transformational Funding Award
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[PORT HUENEME, CA] – Governor Gavin Newsom delivers a historic $80,000,000 to the Port of Hueneme for projects that generate social and economic equity while providing substantial revenue streams to help transform the Port to a zero-emission hub. California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) served as the lead read more

|July 7th, 2023|Business, Community, News, The Port At Work|Comments Off on $80,000,000 for Port of Hueneme’s Green Jobs & Zero-Emission Operations

Important Update on Our Ocean and Coast Line:

 

Recently an outbreak of a naturally occurring domoic acid has been resulting in the illness and death of many large ocean predators off of Southern California including local marine mammals like dolphins and sealions as well as seabirds like loons and cormorants. If you see a dead or sick animal do not approach it, read more

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Port of Hueneme Celebrates World Oceans Day by Raising Awareness with ‘Sustaining the Seas Summit’

Stakeholders focus on the crucial role of the ocean and ways to help protect it
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[Port Hueneme, CA] — In celebration of World Oceans Day, the Port of Hueneme held a “Sustaining the Seas Summit” on Thursday, June 8 at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum in Oxnard. The event was an opportunity for read more

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Congresswoman Julia Brownley Delivers $375,000 to the Port of Hueneme’s Environmental Initiative

Recognition of federal funding support for the Port’s local environmental efforts
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[Port Hueneme, CA] — Congresswoman Julia Brownley (CA-26) visited the Port of Hueneme to deliver a check in the amount of $375,000 in support of the Port of Hueneme’s Reducing Emissions, Supporting Health (PHRESH) Plan that will assess and address emissions, air read more

|May 8th, 2023|Business, Community, News, The Port At Work|Comments Off on Congresswoman Julia Brownley Delivers $375,000 to the Port of Hueneme’s Environmental Initiative