The congestion and type of energy sources used by ships at the Long Beach port affected air quality, resulting lower decreases in the emissions of harmful chemicals, despite overall gains in environmental safety, according to a release.
Long Beach and Los Angeles roads continue to be listed as the worst in the nation, costing as much as $2,826 per person, according to the most recent report released by a Washington, DC transportation organization.
Previous Harbor Commission President Lori Ann Guzmán was re-elected Monday evening to serve a second term at the helm of the Board of Harbor Commissioners, which supervises the Port of Long Beach (POLB), the port announced today.
At its Monday meeting, the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners authorized a voluntary $46.4 million program to lessen the impacts of port-related pollution on the community, according to an announcement released today.
The Port of Long Beach (POLB) announced Thursday that it has been recognized as the Best North American Seaport at the Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain Awards, which were hosted this week in Shanghai by the shipping trade publication Asia Cargo News, according to the release.