The Port At Work

Need Continues for Community this Fall – 55 Community Drives Reach Over 38,500 Families

THANK YOU TO DEL MONTE FOR OVER 1 MILLION POUNDS OF PRODUCE!

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October 12, 2021 – Known as the number one importer of bananas on the West Coast, the Port of Hueneme celebrates this distinction each September by hosting a widely-attended Banana Festival. This year, out of an abundance of caution to read more

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The Best in Tech Play at the Port of Hueneme

ANTX-Coastal Trident Technology Exercise and Open House

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Day two of the open house of the Advanced Naval Technology Exercise (ANTX) and Coastal Trident programs was a success with over 300 people representing partner organizations attending today’s event at the FATHOMWERX Lab located inside the Port of Hueneme.

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Port Makes Another Splash – $5M Economic Development Grant

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September 22, 2021 – Through a competitive process based on merit, eligibility, and the availability of funds, the Port of Hueneme/Oxnard Harbor District was selected to receive a grant award totaling $5.1 million from the Economic Development Administration (EDA). This Department of Commerce’s EDA investment will provide long-term infrastructure enhancements to maximize read more

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“Exciting Day for Clean Air” – CEC Funds Port’s Blueprint to Become a Zero Emission Hub

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August 24, 2021 – When a blueprint is created, it identifies and outlines a plan of action with the big picture in mind. In the case of the Port of Hueneme, their “blueprint project” known as SPARC (Sustainable Power Advancement & Resiliency for our Community) was created to chart a pathway to read more

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Coastal Trident 2021 Demonstrates Collaborative Success

State of the Art Port and Maritime Program Counters Port & Maritime Threats

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August 5, 2021 — Poseidon, known as the ruler of the sea, is oftentimes depicted as carrying a three-pronged spear, known as a trident, for protection. It is fitting that the operational research program created to counter threats to port read more

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History in the Making! Port Celebrates Completion of Deepening Project

Championing Social Justice and Environmental Leadership for a Sustainable Economy

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June 28, 2021 — Port of Hueneme made history celebrating the completion of its deepening project, a project in the works for over almost two decades. The Port can now proclaim a harbor depth of 40 feet. Joining Port officials was Colonel Julie read more

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Port Hosts Wheelchair Distribution for Local Disabled Veterans

40 wheelchairs distributed to veterans in need

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PORT OF HUENEME, JUNE 25, 2021 — The Port of Hueneme, in collaboration with 12 other organizations, sponsored and hosted a wheelchair distribution for veterans in need on Friday, June 25, at the Port’s administrative offices. These wheelchairs are part of a larger effort coordinated by read more

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Staying Ahead of the Curve: Port of Hueneme Board Demonstrates Fiscal Responsibility

Additional Contribution to Employee Retirement Trust Brings Total to $2.5M

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The Port of Hueneme continues to ensure financial stability and fiscal responsibility as the Board of Oxnard Harbor District Commissioners voted to fund another $500,000 to the District’s California Employers’ Retiree Benefit Trust (CERBT) account for their fiscal year ending June 30, read more

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Del Monte Brings Green Vessels to Port of Hueneme

Commitment to Environment and Low Congestion Makes Port Thrive

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MARCH 19, 2021 – The Port of Hueneme welcomed the first of two cutting-edge, energy-efficient Del Monte vessels to the Port of Hueneme today. The ships’ arrival marks a new chapter in environmental partnership, continuing the Port’s mission to be the cleanest, greenest, most read more

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Jason Hodge Takes the Helm as President of the Oxnard Harbor District

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January 25, 2021 – The Port of Hueneme welcomed new leadership last week as the Board of Harbor Commissioners unanimously voted Jason T. Hodge to serve as Board President for 2021, marking the 3rd time he has been elected to lead the District.

President Hodge was first elected to the Board in 2010, read more

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