President Biden’s speech comes as the country sees its highest inflation rate since 1981.
Biden will speak at the port today with inflation persisting as a problem that has eluded his policy tweaks.
Federal agents arrested the crewman after the ship docked at the Port of Los Angeles a week after the fatal stabbing. He has been in federal custody since his arrest.
The fee, which charges companies for shipping containers that sit too long on the docks, has already been delayed numerous times.
Beginning Nov. 1, the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles announced ocean carriers will be charged for every container that lingers within the port complex—for nine days or more if being moved by truck, and three days or more if being moved by rail.
The promenade will connect pedestrians at the downtown San Pedro waterfront to the future West Harbor retail, dining and entertainment development, a centerpiece of the LA Waterfront revitalization.
Poor trade policy and “more than a decade of underinvestment” in West Coast ports have left the agencies vulnerable, the LA Port director said, to the challenges caused by the uptick in cargo they’re now seeing.
A proposed rail yard near the Port of Los Angeles would increase pollution in parts of West Long Beach for the next 40 years, a new analysis shows.
One person is dead and another is seriously hurt after a small plane crashed into a big-rig in the Port of Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.