Vice President still on schedule for Savannah visit
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -
Vice President Joe Biden has not canceled his plans to tour the Port of
Savannah despite a fatal shooting at the Washington Naval Yard in Washington D.C.
WTOC's sister station in
Charleston says the Vice President running late for his appearance. A White
House representative says that Biden is still running on schedule for his
Biden is scheduled to
speak at the ports around 2:30 p.m. He'll be discussing the economic advantages
of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project.
million project will deepen the harbor from 42 feet to 47 feet to allow larger
container ships to pass through. The visit follows a visit last week to the Port
of Baltimore where the Vice President was also supporting an expansion project.