Port Everglades is undergoing a major expansion and Senator Sachs was invited to see the progress of these projects first-hand.

Deputy Port Director Glenn Wiltshire gives Sen. Sachs a tour of the loading docks at Port Everglades.

Deputy Port Director Glenn Wiltshire gives Senator Sachs a tour of the loading docks at Port Everglades.

After meeting with the port’s new director, Steve Cernak, Senator Sachs toured the facility, which is responsible for generating $14 billion in economic activity in our community.  As a member of the Subcommittee on Transporatation Appropriations, Senator Sachs has been an advocate of our local ports and will continue to ensure that state funding for port projects remains in place.