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Port of Los Angeles Streamlines Forms and Permits Process

The Port of Los Angeles has updated its permitting process, which formerly had been known as an Application for Discretionary Projects. The new process has a new name –  the Application for Port Permits (APP). The APP will be used to initiate the internal review process for all projects leading to the issuance of permits.

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Tickets Go On Sale
for Tall Ships Festival

Draw Events and the Port of Los Angeles announced today that ticket sales for Tall Ships® Festival Los Angeles 2014 will be available beginning at 10 AM on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Join us at the LA Waterfront as more than a dozen international and domestic grand Tall Ships sail into California waters from all over the Pacific Ocean for Tall Ships Festival L.A. 2014.


Overnight Road Closures Planned During Construction on I-110 North/John S. Gibson Blvd. On-Ramp

The John S. Gibson Boulevard on-ramp to the I-110 North will be closed Wednesday, April 23, through Wednesday, May 14, during the hours of 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., as part of a major Port of Los Angeles roadway project to improve the Harbor Freeway and nearby surface streets in San Pedro and Wilmington.

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Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach Clean Truck Program Terminal Access Center & RFID Station to Relocate.

As of April 14, 2014, the Clean Truck Terminal Access Center (TAC) and RFID station will be relocating from its current location on Terminal Island to 1265 Harbor Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813 (corner of Harbor Avenue and Anaheim Street). 

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Red Bull Global Rallycross Coming to the Port's LA Waterfront

The Port of Los Angeles is gearing up for Red Bull Global Rallycross, coming to the LA Waterfront September 19-20. Rallycross drivers came together on Driver Demo Day in the Outer Harbor, where they were able to preview their newest West Coast track location before kicking off the 2014 race season.


Port of Los Angeles Unveils New Wilmington Marina Parkway on the LA Waterfront

Wilmington marina occupants and local boat owners at the Port of Los Angeles are now enjoying the new Wilmington Marina Parkway, three acres of landscaped promenade along Anchorage and Shore roads in Wilmington. Construction began in June and was completed in February, at a total cost of $1.2 million.

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Port Partnership Helps Boys & Girls Club

Through a partnership between the Port of Los Angeles and the Harbor Community Benefit Foundation, the Boys & Girls Club of the Los Angeles Harbor recently received an $85,000 grant to purchase two new clean natural gas school buses. On Thursday, Feb. 27, with help from SA Recycling, the old diesel school bus used by the club was crushed and recycled. The Port has now allocated more than $1 million in community mitigation funds to the Harbor Community Benefit Foundation.


Port of Los Angeles Ready to Meet California's Shore-Side Power Requirements

With more berths for ships to plug into shore-side electric power, or Alternative Maritime Power™ (AMP™), than any other port in the world, the Port of Los Angeles is fully ready for its terminal operators and ocean carriers to meet California’s new clean air requirements.

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Los Angeles City Council Unanimously Approves Lease for Urban Marine Research 'AltaSea' Campus at the Port of Los Angeles

The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved a 50-year lease to transform a 100-year-old pier on the LA Waterfront in San Pedro into a world-class urban marine research and innovation center called AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles.

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Port of Los Angeles Receives APWA's 2013 B.E.S.T. Project of the Year Award for Southern Pacific Slip Waterfront Plaza

The Port of Los Angeles received the 2013 B.E.S.T. Project of the Year award from the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) for its Southern Pacific (S.P.) Slip Waterfront Plaza, which pays homage to San Pedro's history as a commercial fishing hub, located on the LA Waterfront near Ports O’ Call Village.


Port of Los Angeles to Reward Carriers for Moving More Containers Through Nation's Busiest Port

The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners approved a new incentive program to reward shipping lines that bring new container business to the Port of Los Angeles in 2014.

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The Trend in Cleaner Air Continues at the Port of Los Angeles

New data shows air pollution associated with operations at the Port of Los Angeles is at its lowest level since the Port adopted a formal plan to reduce harmful emissions nearly seven years ago.


Port of Los Angeles to Begin Environmental Review Process for Proposed Yang Ming Terminal Improvements

The Port of Los Angeles is initiating the environmental review process on a proposed berth-improvement project by Yang Ming, a Taiwanese marine transport company at the Port.


Port of Los Angeles Approves Comprehensive Update to Port Master Plan

The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a new Port Master Plan that is the first comprehensive update of the Port’s development policies and procedures since its original plan took effect more than three decades ago.

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Urban Land Institute Announces Wilmington Waterfront Park as Finalist in National Open Space Award Competition

The Port of Los Angeles’ Wilmington Waterfront Park is one of five projects that has been selected as a finalist for the 2013 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award, a nationwide competition that recognizes outstanding examples of transformative and vibrant public open space projects that have spurred economic and social regeneration of their adjacent communities.


Port of Los Angeles Debuts 'Points on the Promenade' LA Waterfront Video Feature

How would you like to take a virtual tour of the LA Waterfront? Watch this episode of “Points on the Promenade,” first in a three-part series exploring the attractions along Los Angeles' best kept secret: the LA Waterfront.

Next Harbor Commission Meetings:

May 1, 2014
8:30 a.m.
Regular Meeting
Port of Los Angeles Administration Building
425 S. Palos Verdes Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

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