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Port Approves Another Flawed China Shipping Plan

Plaintiffs Seek City Council Override By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On March 28, 2001, the members of the Port of Los Angeles Harbor Commission approved construction...

AQMD Designates Carson as “Environmental Justice” Community

By Lyn Jensen, Carson Reporter Carson, Wilmington and West Long Beach have been designated as a single “environmental justice” community by the South Coast Air...

Maersk Announces Zero Carbon Future, We Need It Sooner, Local Activists Say

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor Maersk, the world’s largest shipping company, last week announced a target date of 2050 for completely ending its use of...

Wilmington Community Forum on Jobs and Safety at Refineries

By Mark Friedman, RLn Contributor Unionists, high school students, community residents and environmentalists attended a Sept. 8 public forum at the Wilmington Branch Library on...

South Bay Rises Against the Fossil Fuel Status Quo

By Christian L. Guzman, Community Reporter The Donald Trump administration may be committed to rolling back regulations that protect the environment, but Harbor Area and...

Zero-Emission Cargo Truck Technology Tested in Carson

By Christian L. Guzman, Community Reporter Electric trolleys are icons in San Francisco. Although they are viewed by some as a quaint relics, the basic...

Sulfur Tank Ejects Vapor at Wilmington Refinery

By Christian L. Guzman, Contributing Reporter The Tesoro Corp. has yet to determine the cause of the Aug. 26 sulfur tank breach at its Los...

Polluters’ Coup Takes Over Air Control Agency

Multi-Front Response Begins By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor Polluting industries and their allies pulled off a coup at the nation’s top regional air quality agency on...

Torrance Refinery Explosion:

A Sharp Reminder of Externalized Costs By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor   On Feb. 18 at about 8:50 a.m., an explosion sent flames and ashes into the...

RL NEWS Updates: April 17, 2014

March Container Volumes Rise at the Port of Los Angeles SAN PEDRO — Overall containerized cargo volumes in March 2014 increased 34 percent compared to March...

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New Long Beach Bridge Scheduled to Open Oct. 5

The new bridge will provide a higher passage for cargo ships, extra traffic lanes for trucks and cars, emergency lanes, greater resiliency in an earthquake and a 100-year minimum lifespan.

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La Bocca Felice: The Happy Mouth to Replace Pappy’s Seafood

This past June, Greg Morena, restaurateur and owner of Pappy’s, announced he was selling the historic restaurant location for $2.5 million. At...

During Climate Week 2020, Gov. Newsom to Host California Climate Action Day Highlighting California’s Global Leadership

The series of virtual conversations will cover topics including building the state’s climate resilience, implementing climate policies in an equitable way, aligning financial decision-making with climate realities and other subjects.