Seaport Advisory Council

Seaport Advisory Council

Program Name: Seaport Advisory Council

Resource Type: State

State: Massachusetts, Northeast

Agency: Program Source: Repository

Description: The purpose of the Seaport Council is to enhance and develop the commercial maritime resources of the Commonwealth, with an emphasis on the next tier deep water ports – Fall River, Gloucester, New Bedford and Salem. The Seaport Council achieves this by investing in projects that are focused on the commercial fishing industry, dredging, port marketing, public access, port institutional infrastructure and port physical infrastructure, safety and security, and short sea shipping.