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Port of Long Beach to Host Environmental Grants Workshops

An attendee offers input on priorities for the Port Community Grants Program during an October 2016 workshop at the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library. Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach. An attendee offers input on priorities for the Port Community Grants Program during an October 2016 workshop at the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library. Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach. The Port of Long Beach invites the public to attend workshops next week for the first round of a new, $46.4 million program created to help communities most affected by goods movement in San Pedro Bay.

The History and Future of the Port of Long Beach Mural

port-mural The amazing story of the development of the Port of Long Beach and its artistic depiction in a unique 74-foot tile mural will be presented at the Historical Society of Long Beach at 3:00 pm on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Long Beach Heritage and the Historical Society of Long Beach are co-sponsors of this program.

Port OKs $46M Grant Program, Plans Workshops for Applicants

Attendees offer input on their priorities for the Port Community Grants Program during an October 2016 workshop at the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library. Attendees offer input on their priorities for the Port Community Grants Program during an October 2016 workshop at the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library. The Port of Long Beach will accept grant applications later this year from local organizations to bring health programs and new air filters to communities most affected by cargo movement in San Pedro Bay.

Port of Long Beach Accepting Applications For Sponsorship Program

Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach The Port of Long Beach will accept applications during the month of March for its sponsorship program. The Harbor Department provides sponsorship funds to local groups for socially responsible community events and programs that help inform residents about the Port’s role as an economic engine and a leader in environmental sustainability.

Sean Gamette Named Managing Director of Engineering Services By Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners

Sean Gamette - Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach.   Sean Gamette – Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach. The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday named Port of Long Beach senior executive Sean Gamette as the Managing Director of Engineering Services.

Port to Begin Public Hearings on Rail Facility

The Port of Long Beach is seen from Pier B. Photo courtesy of The Port of Long Beach. The Port of Long Beach is seen from Pier B. Photo courtesy of The Port of Long Beach. The Port of Long Beach will begin public hearings next week on a draft environmental study for the proposed redevelopment of an existing rail yard into a new facility that could increase the use of “on-dock” trains, moving cargo faster while making operations more sustainable.

Port Releases On-Dock Rail Facility Environmental Study

Trains at the Port of Long Beach. Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach.   Trains at the Port of Long Beach. Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach. The Port of Long Beach today released a draft environmental study on a proposal to redevelop a rail yard to allow for the assembly of longer trains within the Harbor District, moving cargo faster while making operations more sustainable.

October Container Volumes Down at the Port of Long Beach

Courtesy of the Port of Long Beach. Courtesy of the Port of Long Beach. October container volumes were down 6.2 percent at the Port of Long Beach compared to the same month last year, as the fallout from the Hanjin bankruptcy continues to settle.

Port of Long Beach Moves to Clear Backlog of Empty Containers

Photo courtesy Port of Long Beach   Photo courtesy Port of Long Beach The Port of Long Beach is helping to clear a significant backlog of empty cargo containers from Southern California and free up the chassis they sit on, as part of an agreement with terminal operator Total Terminals International (TTI) to bring in a container ship to remove up to 4,300 empty containers.

Port of Long Beach Photo Gallery Goes On Display Oct. 2

polb-photoworkshop For the fourth year in a row, the Arts Council has partnered with the Port of Long Beach for the Port of Long Beach PHOTO GALLERY, a three-part photography learning experience for amateur and professional photographers alike.

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