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House, Senate reach compromise on Port deepening project

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A compromise has been reached in the $652 million project to deepen the shipping channel in the Port of Savannah.

House and Senate negotiators in Washington said they have reached a compromise on the Water Projects Bill.

Details of the bill were not released, but Sen. Johnny Isakson said he is confident it will pass and include the Savannah Ports.

Isakson expects the bill to pass by the end of the month.

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