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FuturePorts congratulates founding Board Member and Treasurer Fran Inman on her appointment by Governor Schwarzenegger to the California Transportation Commission! Below is an excerpt from the announcement from the Governor's office

Fran Inman, 64, of Los Angeles, has been appointed to the California Transportation Commission. Since 1996, she has been senior vice president of Majestic Realty. Previously, Inman was principal of Inman and Associates from 1989 to 1996, vice president of Management Resources from 1985 to 1988 and a broker for Bishop Hawk from 1984 to 1985. She is a member of the executive committee and immediate past chair of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, member of the Public Infrastructure Advisory Commission, San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership, vice president of the California Business Properties Association Board of Directors, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties Board of Directors and founding member of FuturePorts. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Inman is a Republican.

FuturePorts is recipient of US EPA Environmental Justice Achievement Award FuturePorts was recently notified by the US Environmental Protection Agency that the organization was named as a recipient of the US EPA's Environmental Justice Achievement Award for its role as a stakeholder in the Clean Trucks Program. As a participant in the Clean Air Action Plan Stakeholder Group, FuturePorts has provided input and represented its members in the process of developing the Clean Trucks Program. For more information on the award, visit the US EPA website

Los Angeles Port Traffic Ramps Up
Los Angeles Business Journal 4/12/12

Trade figures for Port of LA jump in March
Daily Breeze 4/12/12

March import increase at Port of LA
Fruitnet.com 4/12/12

Community leaders gather for Plaza Park groundbreaking in San Pedro
Daily Breeze 4/12/12

Exports help California reverse long-term manufacturing decline
Los Angeles Times 4/12/12

RIVERSIDE: City may renew port container fee efforts
Press-Enterprise 4/11/12

Port of LA to undergo expansion
Fruitnet.com 4/11/12

Experts Predict Busier Peak Season For San Pedro Bay Ports
Long Beach Business Journal 4/10/12

Will the Ports of LB and LA Survive or Thrive?
Long Beach post 4/6/12

Port Welcomes Largest Container Ship
MSC Fabiola measures length of four football fields

Port of Long Beach News Release 3/16/12

L.A./Long Beach ports struggle to meet Panama Canal challenge
Business, labor and public officials push projects to make the L.A. and Long Beach ports competitive with a wider and deeper Panama Canal, but not everyone in the region is on board. download .pdf
Los Angeles Times 12/28/11

Shaun Lumachi, Co-Founder and Publisher of the Long Beach Post, Dead at 33
Long Beach Post 12/5/11

Port’s Deputy Director Proposed as New Executive Director
Lytle Recommended to Succeed Steinke
 - 11/7/11


July 19, 2011 – Mayor Bob Foster announced today that he has appointed Rich Dines and Doug Drummond to the City’s Harbor Commission.

“I’m pleased to appoint Rich Dines and Doug Drummond to the Harbor Commission,” said Mayor Foster. “Between the two, they have extensive knowledge of both the Port and the City of Long Beach. I’m confident that they will both serve the Harbor Commission well.” Read more..


June 27, 2011 - Renowned Economist Brings Decades of Experience in the Public, Private, and
Academic Sectors Read more.. (.pdf)

Gulf ports unite to woo shipping business from Asia
Cargo Business - 4/6/11

Longtime executive director led development and green initiatives - April 5, 2011 Read more..

Steinke to Retire as Long Beach Port Chief
Journal of Commerce - 4/5/11

On The Waterfront: Trade to expand despite setbacks in Japan, Mideast
Press-Telegram - 4/4/11

Economist: Japan disaster could hurt ports in short term
Daily Breeze - 4/4/11

LA-LB Terminals Reduce Off-Peak Gates
Journal of Commerce - 3/31/11

9th Circuit Court upholds freeway air pollution monitoring rules
Los Angeles Times - 3/30/11

Recovery Continues at Ports
Long Beach Business Journal - 3/15/11

State's January exports up nearly $1.5 billion from year earlier
Fresno Bee - 3/11/11

On The Waterfront: LB imports rising despite oil fears
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/9/11

Reality Check:Jan US Import Volume Hums, But Oil Threatens
IMarketnews.com - 3/8/11

Long Beach is optimistic and cautious at the same time
Maritime Professional (blog) - 2/28/11

Ports See Big Increases in January
Long Beach Business Journal - 2/16/11

Some business leaders worry Panama Canal expansion could threaten jobs in Valley, region
Pasadena Star News - 1/29/11

Long Beach Port Traffic Jumps
Long Beach Business Journal - 1/18/11

Long Beach port launches $950M bridge project
Commercial Carrier Journal - 11/22/10

Harbor officials vote today on air quality improvement plans
89.3 KPCC - 11/22/10

CA State Lands Comm'n Agendizes LB Proposition D For Discussion At Its Oct. 29 ...
LBReport.com - 10/15/10

Port Of Long Beach Shows 30% Cargo Increase Over Last Year
LBPOST.com - 10/15/10

Yes on Long Beach's Measure D
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 10/14/10

Port Traffic Gains Continue
Los Angeles Business Journal - 10/14/10

Port traffic stays busy in September
LA Observed - 10/14/10

Container Traffic Through Long Beach Port Up 30.5% In September
Wall Street Journal - 10/14/10

New green jobs: introducing some local decisionmakers
89.3 KPCC (blog) - 10/13/10

Four Major City Measures To Be Decided On Nov. 2
Gazette Newspapers - 10/13/10

Reality Check: US Aug Import Vols Up, Trade Recovery Continues
IMarketnews.com - 10/13/10

New harbor commission members confirmed by LA council
Daily Breeze - 10/13/10

Los Angeles City Council Unanimously Confirms David Arian, Robin Kramer For Los Angeles Harbor Commission
(.pdf) Port of Los Angeles News Release - 10/13/10

Port Launches $5 Million Health Grant Program Public Workshop Series this ...
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 10/12/10

Poll: Long Beach Divided On Local Ballot Measures, Pot Tax and Vet Proposition ...
LBPOST.com - 10/12/10

Business Journal Recommends 'No' On Long Beach Measure D
Long Beach Business Journal - 10/11/10

Technology advancement programme recognised for innovation
portworld - 10/11/10

US cargo imports to increase in October -NRF
Reuters - 10/11/10

Measure D may help Long Beach's budget
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 10/10/10

Panama Canal May Be Game Changer, But There's Much to Win and Lose, Both East ...
Cunningham Report - 10/10/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 10/10/10

Has The Port Of Long Beach Exaggerated The Panama Canal Threat?
LBPOST.com - 10/8/10

City Financial Demands On Long Beach Port May Pose Long-Term Risks
Pacific Maritime Magazine - 10/7/10

Harbor group delays clean air vote
eTrucker - 10/8/10

Harbor Boards Postpone Decision On Air Quality Update
LBPOST.com - 10/7/10

Ports delay adoption of updated environmental plan
Daily Breeze - 10/6/10

Port of Los Angeles begins charging $2500 concession fees
Land Line Magazine - 10/6/10

SoCal ports to consider more cuts in pollution
San Jose Mercury News - 10/6/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 10/4/10

Radisich quits harbor board
Daily Breeze - 9/13/10

To ease congestion, port traffic must spread out
Daily Breeze - 9/12/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 9/12/10

LA-Long Beach Stakeholders Working Group Chipping Away At Terminal Issues
Cunningham Report - 9/12/10

Amazing Women - Environment: Geraldine Knatz
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 9/11/10

Analysis: Holiday shipping up in the air in weak U.S. economy
Reuters - 9/10/10

Los Angeles port may extend deadline
eTrucker - 9/10/10

Port of Los Angeles says it may delay owner-operator ban
Land Line Magazine - 9/7/10

Port Drivers Will Keep On Truckin'
Los Angeles Business Journal - 9/6/10

Alameda Corridor hit hard by recession
Los Angeles Times (blog) - 9/6/10

A Clean Truck Program for the Port of Oakland?
The Bay Citizen - 9/6/10

Maritime Industry and the International Seafarers Center (ISC) to honor ITEP ...
PRLog.Org (press release) - 9/3/10

Port of Long Beach Retrofitting Old Tugboats
EcoGeek - 9/2/10

Clean Truck Ruling Has No Immediate Impact
Gazette Newspapers - 9/1/10

Clean Air Program Overcomes Legal Hurdle
About - News & Issues (blog) - 8/31/10

Cali port wins court battle, war not likely over
Today's Trucking News - 8/30/10

Judge Allows Port of LA to Institute 'Clean Trucks Program'
Metropolitan News-Enterprise - 8/30/10

Export Strengths Underlie Lagging Economy
Center For American Progress - 8/30/10

Good Jobs and Clean Air: New York Ports Must Follow LA's Lead
Huffington Post (blog) - 8/30/10

Judge's Ruling on Los Angeles Clean Trucks Program Delights Some, Dismays ...
Cunningham Report - 8/29/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 8/29/10

Judge Rules LA Port Clean Trucks Plan Can Proceed
The Journal of Commerc e - 8/27/10

LA Port Wins ATA Lawsuit, Judge Says Concession Plan Legal
The Cunningham Report - 8/26/10

Celebrating Phineas and the house, and port, that he built
Palos Verdes Peninsula News - 8/26/10

Judge upholds LA's 'clean truck' initiative
Los Angeles Times (blog) - 8/26/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 8/23/10

Foss Maritime's hybrid tugboat to get a sister
Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce (subscription) - 8/23/10

Southern California Ports Playing It Safe on Big Leap into New Freight Moving ...
Cunningham Report - 8/17/10

Charter Proposal About Port Money Worries Shipping Group, Past Harbor Commissioners
Long Beach Business Journal - 8/17/10

Prop D: Undercutting Port Assets By Up To $150M
Long Beach Post - 8/16/10

City officials think LA might fall short of green initiative goals
Contra Costa Times - 8/14/10

LA Port Shipping Reaches 23-Month High In July
Daily Markets - 8/14/10

Ports wary of stunted holiday rush
Los Angeles Times - 8/14/10

Shipping Surges at Ports in Los Angeles Area
Wall Street Journal - 8/14/10

Container Traffic Through Port Of Long Beach Up 36% In July
Wall Street Journal - 8/13/10

July cargo shipments rise at ports of LA, Long Beach
Daily Breeze - 8/13/10

Port Traffic Rises
Los Angeles Business Journal - 8/13/10

This Week in the News
Cunningham Report - 8/8/10

Congress Joins Fight Over Control of Port Truck Drivers
Truckinginfo - 8/6/10

California United Terminals moving to Port of LA from Long Beach
Daily Breeze - 8/5/10

Major US Ports Predict Holiday Shopping Boom
CNBC - 8/5/10

Geraldine Knatz is one of 100 artists, designers, fashion industry leaders and community members asked to create an original expression of art for the opening of the New Santa Monica Place. Read more..

Long Beach city, port officials in money showdown
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 8/4/10

Trucking Association Opposes FREIGHT Act
The Journal of Commerce Online - 8/2/10

Perspective: It Takes a Village And Leadership to Develop Port Projects
Cunningham Report - 7/26/10

In The News
Cunningham Report - 7/26/10

Main channel deepening gets under way again at Port of Los Angeles
Dredging News Online - 7/26/10

Main Channel dredging project at Port of LA resumes
Daily Breeze- 7/23/10

Report: Long Beach, Los Angeles slowly emerging from recession
Contra Costa Times - 7/21/10

Port of Long Beach Plans $3 billion Expansion (USA)
Dredging Today - 7/21/10

Council Takes On Charter
Gazette Newspapers - 7/21/10

LA forecast: Despite jobless rate, economic recovery has begun
Contra Costa Times - 7/21/10

Port of Long Beach reinventing itself as the economy takes a toll
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 7/17/10

Busy Month at Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports
Apparel News - 7/16/2010

Ports of LA and Long Beach enjoy traffic gains in June
SteelOrbis - 7/16/10

Port traffic jumps at LA, Long Beach
Los Angeles Times - 7/14/10

Port shipments rebound strongly in June
Daily Breeze - 7/13/10

Long Beach cargo fee for infrastructure upgrades delayed again
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 4/20/10

What's the Buzz
Cunningham Report - 4/20/10

Ports open nominations for 3rd Clean Air Awards
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 4/20/10

Long Beach Pier S: Long Time Coming And Not Quite Here Yet
Cunningham Report - 4/20/10

Ports poised to lead economic recovery
Savannah Morning News - 4/18/10

Clean trucks head to court
Daily Breeze - 4/18/10

Exports In Los Angeles, The Largest US Port, Hit 19-Month High In March
Daily Markets - 4/17/10

Port cargo shipments increase in March
Daily Breeze - 4/17/10

Clean Truck Program called a burden on port truckers
Contra Costa Times - 4/16/10

Truckers Cannot Afford Clean Trucks Mandate at Los Angeles Port
FairWarning (blog) - 4/16/10

Letter of the Day: Port of Los Angeles pollution stats are misleading
Daily Breeze - 4/16/10

Harbor commissioners agree to delay cargo fee until 2012
Daily Breeze - 4/16/10

March exports jump at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports
Los Angeles Times - 4/15/10

Ocean cargo/global logistics: Teamsters launch fresh effort against ...
Logistics Management - 4/15/10

Collecting Fallout From Dirty Port Air Yields Happy News
Cunningham Report - 4/14/10

Truckers carry costs of getting cleaner
Marketplace (blog) - 4/13/10

Ports propose changes to clean air action plan; public meetings scheduled
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 4/9/10

Reality Check:Feb US Imports Slip, But Trade Recovery Underway
Market News International - 4/9/10

Ports propose plans to cut diesel emissions by 85 percent in next decade
Daily Breeze - 4/9/10

Supply Chain News: Port of LA, Clean Trucks, Owner-Operators, and You
Supply Chain Digest - 4/9/10

Ports strengthen clean air plans
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 4/8/10

Port drivers try out new 'green fleet' of electric trucks
Daily Breeze - 4/7/10

Ports succeed in off-peak shipping
Daily Breeze - 4/4/10

Trade experts 'cautiously optimistic' at Port's annual cargo forecast
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 4/1/10

Ports of LA, Long Beach show hints of revival
Los Angeles Times - 3/31/10

On the Waterfront: Some welcome good news coming at Pulse of the Port
Long Beach Press-Telegram

LA, Long Beach ports need a rising tide of exports
Los Angeles Times - 3/29/10

Pollution Declines As Port Trucks Clean Up
CBS 2 - 3/28/10

UN tightens ship fuel rules along North American coast
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/27/10

New rule cuts ship pollution around US, Canada
The Associated Press - 3/27/10

Port of LA's Clean Truck Program recognized
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/26/10

How to Cut Freight Pollution, Part I: Port and Rail Corridor Examples
FavStocks (blog) - 3/25/10

Measures across the United States target port pollution
USA Today - 3/25/10

Some trucks bought with port money aren't being used at the Port of LA
Land Line Magazine - 3/25/10

Study: Clean-air plan won't hurt state economy
San Francisco Chronicle- 3/25/10

A flawed cost/benefit study of a greener California
Los Angeles Times - 3/24/10

Climate law won't hurt California economy, report says
Los Angeles Times - 3/24/10

Council approves Harbor Department debt restructuring plan
Contra Costa Times - 3/24/10

UCLA forecast: 'Green jobs' not a cure-all for state's unemployment
Daily Breeze - 3/24/10

Port of Los Angeles Will Create the World's First Harbor Craft Retrofitted ...
Earthtimes (press release) - 3/24/10

Shipping Vessels Brave Navy Weapon Range to Avoid CA Fuel Regulations
Eco Factory - 3/24/10

Riverside To Appeal Judge's Decision In Favor Of LA Port
Cunningham Report - 3/24/10

In Response to California Fuel Regulation, Cargo Ships Chart More Precarious ...
New York Times (blog) - 3/23/10

On the Waterfront: International Maritime Organization is voting on clean-fuel laws
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/22/10

California Congressman Speaks Out Against Efforts to Regulate Drayage Operations
Truckinginfo - 3/22/10

Rail rashness
Press-Enterprise - 3/22/10

Long Beach could benefit from port debt restructuring
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/22/10

The road to road laws goes through Lowenthals
Los Angeles Times (blog) - 3/22/10

Cargo ships skirting Channel Islands creating problems
Ventura County Star - 3/22/10

Alternative Petroleum Technologies Enters Agreement with Port of Los Angeles
PR Newswire (press release) - 3/20/10

ATA, others challenge union on Port of LA truck issues
The Trucker - 3/20/10

Studies: LA port traffic up, nationwide diesel sales down last month
Press-Enterprise - 3/20/10

Grain terminal, port important step for exports
High Plains Journal - 3/20/10

Soybean producers rely on export market
High Plains Journal - 3/20/10

Opposition is Widespread to Union-backed Change to Federal Transportation Law
PR Newswire (press release) - 3/19/10

Is "The Good Haul" your haul?
Fleet Owner - 3/19/10

Dirty politics: NY butts into Clean Truck policy
Los Angeles Daily News - 3/18/10

Court rejects Riverside bid to block LA port growth
Press-Enterprise - 3/18/10

New York joins the ports' spat
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/17/10

Quickie: Riverside Request To Shut Down Port Project Rejected
Cunningham Report - 3/16/10

Ocean Carriers Touch Bottom
The Journal of Commerce Magazine - 3/15/10

Editorial: AB 32 foes are slick – and predictable
Sacramento Bee - 3/14/10

What February Los Angeles Port Traffic Is Saying About The Economy
The Business Insider - 3/14/10

Strong growth points to end of freight recession
Hamilton Spectator - 3/13/10

Trade numbers climb sharply at Southland ports
Los Angeles Times - 3/13/10

Bottlenecks Threaten U.S. Export Boom
Wall Street Journal - 3/11/10

Port of LA construction crews test new hybrid excavators
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/11/10

Health Costs of California Air Pollution
Green, Inc. - 3/11/10

Cash-Strapped Los Angeles Wary of Scaring Off Business (.pdf)
Wall Street Journal - 3/9/10

Legislative analyst: California greenhouse gas law could cost some jobs
Sacramento Bee - 3/9/10

Air panel proposes tougher regulations for ports
Los Angeles Times - 3/6/10

Air panel proposes tougher regulations for ports
Los Angeles Times - 3/6/10

AQMD cracks down on ports
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 3/5/10

ATA suit vs. LA port to begin April 20
eTrucker - 3/5/10

Freight Haulers Must Clean Up Their Act As US Trucks Come Under Fire Again
The Handy Shipping Guide - 2/27/10

Dear Mr. President
Savannah Morning News - 2/27/10

ATA says Court of Appeals ruling keeps 'status quo' at Port of LA
The Trucker - 2/27/10

Economic outlook downbeat at South Bay economic summit
Daily Breeze - 2/27/10

ATA: Recent LA Port court ruling a 'non event'
Today's Trucking News - 2/27/10

Clearing the Air at American Ports
New York Times - 2/26/10

Ocean cargo/global logistics: Port of Los Angeles wins a legal battle with ATA
Logistics Management - 2/25/10

Bridge plan getting strong support
Contra Costa Times - 2/25/10

Jax traffic congestion slightly better
Bizjournals.com - 2/25/10

Los Angeles Port Rules for Trucking Companies Upheld
BusinessWeek - 2/25/10

Port's Clean Truck Program legal, court says
Daily Breeze - 2/24/10

Court Allows LA Clean-Truck Program
The Journal of Commerce - 2/24/10

House Lawmakers Hail Transportation Stimulus — But Add Three Caveats
Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog) - 2/23/10

House Lawmakers Hail Transportation Stimulus — But Add Three Caveats
Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog) - 2/23/10

Clean Energy Announces Expansion of its Southern California LNG Truck Fueling ...
MarketWatch (press release) - 2/23/10

On the Waterfront: Last Desmond Bridge forum, Surfrider mixer, training offered
Contra Costa Times - 2/23/10

Bridge Leading To Port Complex Deemed 'Deficient'
CBS 2 - 2/23/10

What's The Buzz
Cunningham Report - 2/23/10

Mostly Good News From West Coast Ports January Box Stats
Cunningham Report - 2/23/10

Port Pressured To Hire Laid Off City Workers
Cunningham Report - 2/23/10

Shippers Worldwide Pull Back The Throttle, Cut Fuel And Emissions
GreenBiz - 2/22/10

Backing sought for Gerald Desmond Bridge
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 2/22/10

A New Gerald Desmond Bridge: Engineering That Can Inspire
LBPOST.com - 2/22/10

Backing sought for Gerald Desmond Bridge
Contra Costa Times - 2/22/10

LA and Long Beach ports are loading up on jobs
Los Angeles Times - 2/22/10

Port Releases Report on Replacement of Gerald Desmond Bridge
The Log Newspaper - 2/20/10

FMC Clears Trans-Pacific Carriers to Talk Environment
The Journal of Commerce - 2/19/10

US west coast ports reveal mixed outlook for early 2010
Lloyd's List - 2/18/10

Port Traffic Seeing Slow Increase
LBPOST.com - 2/18/10

Stockton, West Sacramento 'marine highway' awarded stimulus grant
News10.net - 2/18/10

Port Activity Up Slightly
Los Angeles Business Journal - 2/18/10

LA, Long Beach ports see 1.6% gain in cargo traffic
Los Angeles Times - 2/16/10

Ports gear up for widened Panama Canal
USA Today - 2/16/10

What's The Buzz
Cunningham Report - 2/16/10

California Ports Eager To Build, But Questions Remain
Cunningham Report - 2/16/10

Big Increase for Container-Traffic Forecast for 2010
Apparel News - 2/12/10

Industry urges DOT to oppose truck changes
Logistics Management - 2/11/10

The Fight to Replace Long Beach's Aging "Bridge to Everywhere"
Curbed (blog) - 2/10/10

California exports increase 12%
Bizjournals.com - 2/10/10

City Of LA Facing 1000 Layoffs, Port Only Has 35 Slots
Cunningham Report - 2/10/10

LA Oil Terminal OK'd 15 Months Ago, Signed Lease Remains Elusive
Cunningham Report - 2/10/10

Bridge poses a tight squeeze for cargo ships
Los Angeles Times - 2/9/10

Port releases draft EIR for replacing the Gerald Desmond Bridge
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 2/9/10

What's the Buzz
Cunningham Report - 2/9/10

Ports of LA, Long Beach expected to see imports surge
Los Angeles Times - 2/8/10

Rift in the Road
The Journal of Commerce Online - 2/8/10

Port of Deadwood
Fox and Hounds daily - 2/8/10

Unions Dropping Anchor in Long Beach?
Los Angeles Business Journal - 2/7/10

District Weekly - 2/7/10

LA's blueprint for job creation
Los Angeles Times - 2/7/10

Green Transportation: Ports Go Green
World Trade - 2/6/10

Former Harbor Commissioner John Kashiwabara remembered at CSULB memorial
Contra Costa Times - 2/6/10

New Trade Lanes on the High Seas
World Trade Magazine - 2/6/10

Long Beach Moves to Replace Bridge
The Journal of Commerce Online - 2/5/10

Retailers, Others Turn to LaHood on FAAAA
The Journal of Commerce Online

Few city workers facing layoffs will find new jobs at Port, LAX
Daily Breeze - 2/5/10

Southern California Ports Post Positive Numbers
Bond Buyer - 2/5/10

Plan to replace bridge at Port of Long Beach progresses
Los Angeles Times - 2/5/10

Extra $9 million in incentives will expand Port's Green Flag Program
Everything Long Beach - 2/4/10

West Coast ports see jump in outbound containers
Purchasing.com - 2/4/10

Aggressively pursuing the technologies of tomorrow and beyond
portworld - 2/1/10

Locked In for Growth
The Journal of Commerce Online - 2/1/10

Stacked for Growth
The Journal of Commerce Online - 2/1/10

Work ahead for Long Beach bridge
89.3 KPCC - 1/31/10

AAPA Vote May Undermine LA, Oakland Efforts To Amend F4A
Cunningham Report - 1/31/10

Gerald Desmond Bridge may be replaced
Daily Breeze - 1/31/10

Retelling the port's story
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/31/10

Long Beach Launches $3 Billion Port Expansion
The Journal of Commerce Online - 1/30/10

Los Angeles tests hydrogen fuel cell trucks
Hydrogen Journal - 1/30/10

'The worst is behind us,' port chief says
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/30/10

A New View on Air Quality At The Port
Nancy Pfeffer, LBPOST.com - 01/29/10

Five years of the Green Port Policy – the Long Beach Port transformed
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 1/29/10

State Of The Port: Creating A Sustainable Future
by Ryan ZumMallen, Long Beach News - 1/29/10

PortSide: LA, Long Beach taking note of Savannah's numbers
Savannah Morning News - 1/29/10

Cheapest Route to Walmart From China May Skip Buffett's Railway
Bloomberg - 1/28/10

Port of Los Angeles Features Vision Industries Zero Emission Truck Rollout in ...
PR Newswire (press release) - 1/28/10

Ports Group Opposes Some Members on Clean Trucks
The Journal of Commerce Online - 1/28/10

Port of Seattle Truckers Gain An Ally In Mike McGinn
Seattle Weekly (blog) - 1/28/10

Ocean cargo/global logistics: Port of Seattle reports solid start for new year
Logistics Management - 1/27/10

Bills back legislative input on port
The Virginian-Pilot - 1/27/10

LA Port Passes Quarter-Million Mark In Funding To Lobbyist
Cunningham Report - 1/27/10

New LA “Job Czar” Hired: Well, That's One New Job Created
Metroblogging.com (blog) - 1/27/10

SoCal Ports Expect 85% Clean Truck Compliance By Spring
Cunningham Report - 1/26/10

On the Waterfront: 'State of the Port' address is Friday
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/26/10

Environmental Groups Blast Port of Seattle CEO
The Washington Free Press - 1/25/10

Unemployment in Long Beach area mostly flat in December
Contra Costa Times - 1/23/10

Mayor's Job Push Is Late, But Better Than Never
LA Downtown News Online - 1/23/10

Port's Clean Truck Program Shines Bright White for 2010
NGV Global - 1/22/10

Port of Los Angeles Considering Zero-Emission Hybrid Trucks
EP Magazine - 1/22/10

LA port registers only monthly gain of '09 in December
Progressive Rail Roading - 1/22/10

John Kashiwabara, first Japanese-American Harbor Commissioner, dies at 88
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 1/21/10

Long Beach port pumps up volume in December; Vancouver port adds dual-hoist cranes
Progressive Rail Roading - 1/19/10

Clean Air Port Initiative an Undeniable Success
PR Newswire (press release)
- 1/19/10

Ex-Harbor Commissioner John Kashiwabara was 'a true statesman'
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/19/10

John Kashiwabara, former Long Beach port commissioner, dies
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/18/10

What's the Buzz
Cunningham Report - 1/18/10

LA Extends Hand to Business
Los Angeles Business Journal - 1/17/10

San Pedro harbor complex cautiously hopeful after cargo uptick
89.3 KPCC - 1/17/10

Ports got a tonic in December to cap an anemic 2009
Los Angeles Times - 1/15/10

Port Traffic Grows in December
Los Angeles Business Journal - 1/14/10

L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa taps former equity firm CEO to be deputy mayor
Los Angeles Times (blog) - 1/11/10

What's The Buzz
Cunningham Report - 1/11/10

China overtakes Germany as the world's biggest exporter
Canada.com - 1/11/10

Scrap Tires to Pave Way to Port of Long Beach
Recycling Today - 1/11/10

Reality Check: US Export Vols Turning Around, Port Off'ls Say
Market News International - 1/11/10

The West Coast Hangover
The Journal of Commerce Magazine - Commentary - 1/11/10

Cleaner port air, but how?
Los Angeles Times - 1/9/10

The race is not to the Swift, at the port
89.3 KPCC (blog) - 1/9/10

Summary judgment sought in Port of Los Angeles case
Refrigerated Transporter - 1/9/10

PT Editorial Notes Clean Trucks Program Progress
LBPOST.com - 1/8/10

Legal Desperation
The Journal of Commerce Online (blog) - 1/8/10

Container shortage threatens Portland, Northwest export boom
OregonLive.com - 1/8/10

New EPA smog proposals likely won't have much local effect
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 1/8/10

As the port turns...
89.3 KPCC (blog) - 1/7/10

Port of Long Beach California and the Environmental Impact of Ports
EcoWorld.com - 1/7/10

Longshore Union Supports Long Beach Program
The Journal of Commerce Online - 1/7/10

Zeppelin soars over Long Beach with new tours for 2010
Everything Long Beach (press release) - 1/7/10

US Gulf of Mexico ports investing now to capitalize on turnaround
Daily Commercial News - 1/7/10

Exports Up at Ports
Los Angeles Business Journal - 12/15/09

When Recession Ends, Will Container Ships Come Back to Seattle and Tacoma?
Seattle Times - 11/13/09

First Half-Liner Losses Pass $6 Billion
Journal of Commerce – 09/08/09

Competition Swamps L.A. Port
Los Angeles Business Journal – 08/24/09

Downsizing pushes LB unemployment to 13.7%
Long Beach Press Telegram – 08/21/09

Grim forecast for L.A. and Long Beach ports
Los Angeles Times – 08/17/09

Cargo totals for ports drop again in July
Torrance Daily Breeze – 08/14/09

Port of Oakland Facing Hard Times
KCBS Radio – 08/11/09

Port of Oakland workers being laid off
KGO – ABC affiliate – 08/06/09

EPA proposes curbs on ship emissions
Long Beach Press-Telegram – 08/06/09

West Coast Ports Volume Fell 20.7 Percent
Journal of Commerce – 08/04/09

Ports may put end to cargo fee
Torrance Daily Breeze – 08/01/09

Port 'casuals' have sinking feeling amid cargo woes
Los Angeles Times – 07/20/09

Ships Tread Water, Waiting for Cargo
New York Times - 05/13/09

Port Traffic Expected to Fall 13.5% in ‘09
Torrance Daily Breeze - 05/13/09

Editorial: Full speed ahead on Long Beach port improvements
Los Angeles Times - 05/11/09

Hapag-Lloyd Loses $302M
Journal of Commerce  - 05/11/09

Hanjin Swings to First Quarter Loss
Journal of Commerce - 05/11/09

Shipbreaking Boom: The freighter graveyards of South Asia
Spiegel - 05/08/09

Box Imports Declined 15 Percent in March
Journal of Commerce - 05/07/09

Analysis: Gulf Coast Ports Show Strength
GlobeSt.com - 05/03/09

LA-LB Programs Drive Shippers to Other Ports
Journal of Commerce - 04/22/09

Ocean shipping: Port Tracker report says February volumes hit lowest monthly level in seven years
Logistics Management - 04/20/09 

Los Angeles Port's Rivals Make Gains
Wall Street Journal - 04/14/09

Ocean shipping: Port Tracker report says February volumes hit lowest monthly level in seven years
Logistics Management - 04/20/2009

Los Angeles Port's Rivals Make Gains
Wall Street Journal - 04/14/2009

CalPERS unit steams into U.S. port with $9 bln offer
Reuters - 04/03/2009

West Coast Containers Plunge
Journal of Commerce - 04/02/09

Editorial: Give Port Truckers a Break Already
Los Angeles Business Journal - 03/30/2009

Idle Box Fleet Hits 484 Ships
Journal of Commerce  - 03/16/2009

Shippers reduce work shifts
Long Beach Press-Telegram - 03/12/2009



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