TITLE

Alan Lowenthal

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/16/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features California Assemblyman Alan Lowenthal. Information on the truck-idling bill for trucking industry; Concern on marine terminal operations in California; Details on his support on legislations for traffic congestion and air pollution in the transportation industry.
ACCESSION #
12273578

 

Related Articles

  • Volumes up, congestion down at major U.S. sea ports.  // Logistics Today;Sep2005, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p43 

    The article focuses on traffic congestion at ports in the U.S. Through early August 2005, inbound container traffic was up at the major sea ports in the U.S., but the level of congestion that plagued the ports in 2004 appears to have abated. The volume of inbound containers was up at Tacoma,...

  • PierPass Progresses.  // Traffic World;6/13/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 24, p28 

    Reports on marine terminal operators' creation of the PierPass program to address congestion and air quality issues in and around the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in California. Features of the program; Financial incentives offered by the program to shippers to shift cargo operations to...

  • Workin' on the Night Moves. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/8/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 49, p14 

    Announces the scheme of the Southern California port community to extend gate hours and thereby move trucking to off-peak hours. Benefits of extended gate hours; Efforts of Assemblyman Alan Lowenthal of California to limit port congestion; Reaction of shipping lines and terminal operators to...

  • Wrong target. Tirschwell, Peter // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/14/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 33, p54 

    The article focuses on a bill submitted to the California Legislature by U.S. Senator Alan Lowenthal which aims to reduce truck emissions produced by harbor drayage by fining a terminal operator each time a trucker takes longer than 30 minutes to enter the container port terminal, load or unload...

  • PIERPASS GETS PASSING GRADE. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/10/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 37, p25 

    The article reports on the evaluation of the PierPass extended gate program implemented at the Port of Los Angeles-Long Beach. Harbor truckers cited inconsistent turn times and insufficient night gates in their assessment. Terminal operators are being asked to address how payment is made for a...

  • Don't mandate extended gate hours. Bermudez, Rudy // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/29/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 13, p61 

    Comments on traffic congestion and air quality in Southern California ports. Effect of extended gate hours on costs of terminal operations; Importance of cargo movement decisions; Effect of shifting cargo to night moves on maritime workers and truck drivers.

  • TRUCKING'S MAGIC HOUR. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/23/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 34, p10 

    The article discusses the strategy of port terminals in Long Beach and Los Angeles, California to reduce the congestion of truckers in the facilities. The consideration of the trucker as a customer gives employees at Matson Navigation the incentive to be efficient while they man the gates. The...

  • Easier said than done. Mongelluzzo, Bill // JoC Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 2 Issue 39 

    Reports the implication of West Coast Waterfront Coalition for marine terminals congestion in the United States. Coordination of terminal operating companies in avoiding congestion; Problems associated with extending terminal gate hours; Alliance of importers and harbor truckers to press for...

  • Long Beach Ports. Andolina, Tina // California Today;Sep2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p4 

    The article reports on Senate Bill 974 authored by Senator Alan Lowenthal of Long Beach, California in response to the health risks posed by the presence of large container ports in the state. Under the bill, $30 will be collected from each 20-foot equivalent container processed at the ports and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics