Thursday, July 27, 2017

Port picks August 29th for Phase Two Celebration

The Port of Prince Rupert is planning a party and all of the North Coast is invited!

A community celebration for the Grand Opening of the DP World Prince Rupert Fairview Terminal's Phase Two North expansion is set for August 29th, with a range of activities, speeches and a chance to explore the container port site to take place from 12:30 to 4:30.

Among some of the events that those in attendance can take in are a community BBQ, musical entertainment, interactive activities for children and a close up look at the new terminal.

The Port does advise that there is very limited parking on-site at the DP World Terminal, which can be accessed by way of Highway 16 and McMillan Road, for those that plan to take a car they suggest carpooling as one option.

With that limited parking for the public a better option might be the shuttle transportation that the Port and DP have arranged.  A shuttle bus service be in place for the day, with transportation between the Jin Ciccone Civic Centre and the Terminal to take place between 12:15 and 4:30.

Updates on the plans for the end of August will be made available through a website page created by the Port for the event as well as through the Prince Rupert Port Authority Facebook page

For more background on the Fairview Container Terminal see our archive page here.

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