Director Traina served as Keynote Speaker for the 16th Leadership Columbiana County Graduation Ceremony held at the East Liverpool Country Club. Leadership is a non-profit organization that provides intensive classroom and hands-on experience to build leadership capabilities.
A mayors Roundtable was held at the Port Authority to share ideas regarding Economic Development. There was an update of the Port’s activities as well as an update from the Columbiana County Development, and OMEGA sharing economic tools.
In March of 2014 the Port Authority completed a sale of the Youngstown & Southern Railroad, a 36 mile short line between Youngstown and Darlington Pa, to Mule Sidetracks LLC, an affiliate of Mark West Corporation.