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Port authority leaders remain committed to expanding ship channel

Efforts to widen and deepen the Matagorda Ship Channel hit a wall in December when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers withdrew its design plans, saying they needed to redo their environmental assessment for the project.

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PORT O’CONNOR – The Matagorda Ship Channel ranks as the No. 1 worst entrance for currents in the United States. It’s also the narrowest and shallowest of the ports in the United States. READ NOW

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