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Port of Astoria focuses in on security cameras

The Port of Astoria sits on a $200,000 grant from the Department of Homeland Security meant for security improvements.

ā€œIā€™d like to talk with other ports that have them,ā€ said Commissioner Bill Hunsinger, who voiced his displeasure at installing cameras instead of hiring guards.

The commission agreed to hold an executive session to discuss the […]