Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District

Parking space to increase at auditorium

Work began Sept. 2 to clear the site for the Port of Morgan City’s Government Emergency and Operations Center located on La. 182 adjacent to the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. The first phase of work, which includes clearing the site and doing drainage work, is scheduled to be completed by the end of November.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Parking at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium is set to increase by about 160 spaces pending City Council approval as part of an agreement between the city and the Port of Morgan City relating to

Morgan City port officials eager to test dredging option

Chief Mark Emerson of the U.S. Coast Guard in Morgan City reported on the ongoing effort to install navigation aids marking the Atchafalaya River to help vessels pass safely through the waterways.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Port of Morgan City officials are anxious to test a different method of dredging in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel, but must first wait to see how much funding it will have to do the demonstrati

Port seeks tonnage credit

Former Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District Commissioner Greg Aucoin, left, swears in new Commissioner Joseph E. Cain at Monday’s port commission meeting. (Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Port of Morgan City officials are working with legislators to make sure oil field ports get proper credit for tonnage passing through them in order to receive appropriate funding for dredging from


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