Re: “Ports of Tacoma, Seattle to form seaport alliance” (TNT, 10-8).
The “alliance” of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma may be a day late and a dollar short. Neither port, nor the state of Washington, nor Puget Sound have addressed the transportation stranglehold that clogs our infrastructure daily.
The efforts of Tim Eyman, gullible voters who support him and shortsighted Republicans have ensured that Washington’s Department of Transportation has not had the funding to move the region into the 21st century.
The new generation of super container ships and the alliance of industries that are ordering them will …