PWSRCAC to get update on Valdez Marine Terminal repairs

An update on weather damage repairs to the Valdez Marine Terminal and a presentation on marine bird surveys are on the agenda for the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council meeting in Seward Sept. 22-23.

The tentative schedule for the in person and virtual sessions calls for the first day session to be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the second day of the meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Those interested in attending the board meeting can do so in person, by teleconference (1-888-788-0099, Meeting ID: 832 5214 5159) or videoconference ( Visual presentations given during the meeting can be streamed live through the Zoom link or accessed by download on the council’s website when available.

Anyone wishing to deliver public comments should sign up in advance by emailing Jennifer Fleming at

Agenda items also include an activity report from Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. on the Valdez Marine Terminal and Ship Escort Response Vessel System operations, a review of new designs for replacement of the floor and a system to limit corrosion within that floor, for one of the crude storage tanks at the terminal, and several other items.

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