HOLIDAY CLOSURE – CESAR CHAVEZ’S BIRTHDAY – March 31 – The Port of Vancouver USA will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Friday, March 31 in observance of Cesar Chavez’s birthday. This is a longshore holiday in accordance with applicable ILWU/PMA labor agreements and overtime rates will apply. Vessel activity and other port business will not be interrupted.
The Port of Vancouver USA’s efforts to protect air quality help ensure that the region continues to meet local, state and federal ambient air quality standards. Below are examples of the port’s voluntary efforts:
In compliance with the Washington State Commute Trip Reduction law, the Port of Vancouver offers several options for our staff to commute to and from the office.
Telecommuting, compressed work weeks, bicycling or walking are just a few options our employees have as part of the Commute Trip Reduction Program. In addition, carpools can be arranged by Phillip Martello, the Employee Transportation Coordinator, as well as through Ridematch via the Clark County Commute Trip Reduction website.The port also participates in programs such as Clark County’s Smart Commuter Campaign, Emergency Ride Home Program, Wheel Options and the Bicycle Transportation Alliance’s annual bike commute challenge.