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Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Considers Proposals for Nearly $5 Million in Construction Work for Bayport
HOUSTON, June 25, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Port Commission of The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will consider proposals for up to an additional $5 million in construction work to the Bayport Container and Cruise Terminal, up to $1.6 million for maintenance dredging of Woodhouse and Sims Bayou berthing areas and more than $70,000 in port security improvements, including an amendment of the Public Information & Emergency Response (PIER) System, on Tuesday, June 26, beginning at 9 a.m. in the board room of the PHA Executive Building, 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting with Commissioner Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Janiece Longoria and Commissioner Elyse Lanier.
Edge Petroleum Corporation
Edge Petroleum Announces Preferred Dividend
HOUSTON, June 25, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Edge Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq:EPEX) announced the declaration of a dividend on its 5.75% Series A Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock ("Preferred Stock"). The Dividend Committee of the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.71875 per share on the outstanding Preferred Stock, payable July 16, 2007, to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 1, 2007. The total amount of the cash dividend payment will be $2,066,406.00.