TITLE

L.A. ports impose 'clean truck' fee

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;10/6/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the implementation of a program that aims in cleaning up the air at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, California on October 1, 2008. It says that in 2012, it will require to ban all trucks that do not meet the 2007 emissions standards with clean truck fees to be used in providing grants for trucking companies to replace their old vehicles. The concessionaire's contract for trucking companies to operate on port property and its regulations are discussed.
ACCESSION #
34678926

 

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