PUBLISHED: 5:38 PM on Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Petersburg harbor rates will increase May 1
PETERSBURG - Harbor rates will increase May 1 from $32 to $34.08 per stall foot, reported the Petersburg Pilot.

Additional fees to foreign-flag and transiet vessels also will be considered along with the new moorage rates.

The new fees are to assist with harbor oerational and maintenance costs. City Council passed the new rate April 7 following a public hearing where those in attendance had mixed views about the increase.