Moderated by Tom Sabulis
The current AJC series on the deepening of Savannah’s port channel raises questions about where the money will come from to pay for the $650 million project. (Georgia taxpayers are on the hook for $252 million.) But without major federal assistance, it won’t get done.
One analyst says a public-private partnership to build and run the port is the way to go, and should be considered.
The executive director of the Georgia Ports Authority says a state-owned and operated facility allows for needed flexibility.
What do you think?