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Negotiators delay strike, which could shut down Port of Richmond

Contract extended to Jan. 28; labor action could have shut down Port of Richmond

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Posted: Saturday, December 29, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 5:48 pm, Tue Jul 22, 2014.

Longshoremen and their employers extended their negotiations Friday and delayed a strike which would, by shutting down the state’s maritime terminals in Hampton Roads, effectively close the Port of Richmond too.

“Everybody’s breathing a sigh of relief,” said Joe Harris, spokesman for the Virginia Port Authority in Norfolk.

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