Port Board to continue search for new director - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Port Board to continue search for new director

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - After meeting on Wednesday, the Port Board has decided not to make a decision on hiring a new port director.

The decision was made to continue searching for a new director. They expect that could take as many as two more months.

In the meantime, current Port Director Adam McBride has agreed to delay his retirement while the port board continues its search.

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