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“A big funding win for America’s ports” – AAPA

PortandTerminal.com, June 18, 2019 AAPA Applauds House Appropriations Homeland Security Subcommittee For FY’20 Funding Bill The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funding legislation approved today (June 5) by the House Appropriations Committee’s Homeland Security Subcommittee is being heralded as a “win” for ports by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) … the unified and recognized voice of …

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Submission Deadline May 29, 2019 – Download grants manual here

In 2019 there are $100 million dollars available to fund approved projects. The Port Security Grant Program provides funds for transportation infrastructure security activities to implement Area Maritime Transportation Security Plans (AMSPs) and facility security plans among port authorities, facility operators, and SLTT government agencies required to provide port security services. The FY 2019 PSGP focuses on enhancing Maritime Domain …

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US ports urgently need overdue money for security. Why aren’t they getting it?

PortandTerminal.com, February 19, 2019 A lot has changed at America’s ports since the horror of 9/11. For one, the amount of cargo and passengers handled by American ports has increased dramatically. In the 17 years since 9/11 container volumes are up 71%, foreign trade is up by 37% and cruise passengers through US ports have almost doubled. Increased trade and …

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