Port of Galilee rehab called boost to R.I. economy

AR-151229847.jpg&MaxW=650&MaxH=500Governor Raimondo was joined by the congressional delegation at a ceremony on Monday at the Port of Galilee to mark the completion of a $2.9-million project to revamp infrastructure at Rhode Island’s largest fishing port. The project included rehabilitating 3,200 square feet of Pier HH, the port’s primary working pier for large vessels, and reconstructing a 925-foot stretch of bulkhead from Salty Brine State Beach to State Pier 3 that’s used by waterside business and ferry and charter services. The improvements were funded by a $2.9-million federal grant. Read the article here 07:31