L.A. HARBOR COMMISSION MOVES MEETING TO WEDNESDAY, JULY 2


L.A. HARBOR COMMISSION MOVES MEETING TO WEDNESDAY, JULY 2

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – June 20, 2008 – The next scheduled meeting of the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners has changed to Wednesday, July 2, at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Port of Los Angeles Administration Building, located at 425 S. Palos Verdes Street in San Pedro.

The meeting, originally scheduled for Thursday, July 3, was moved up a day early to accommodate public attendance that may have been impacted by the upcoming holiday weekend.

This date change denotes a special meeting designation as indicated on the Board agenda. The agenda, corresponding reports and transmittals may be accessed from the Port of Los Angeles website at www.portoflosangeles.org.

For more information concerning the Board meeting schedule, please call the Commission Office at (310) 732-3444.

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