Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach receive $112M for maintenance, repair

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The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have been awarded a total of $112 million in federal money from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Local and state leaders touted it as a milestone toward equitable funding.

The money, which comes from the Harbor Maintenance Tax, will finance maintenance and repair projects at the ports. The funds will also benefit a Salton Sea project addressing public health and the environment. 

U.S. Sen. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., announced the funding, which comes from the...


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