SAN PEDRO, Calif. — September 28, 2009 The Gateway Plaza Fanfare Fountain at the Port of Los Angeles will be closing for maintenance from Monday, October 5 through Friday, October 9.  There will be no shows during this period.  The interactive fountain at 3rd Street along the Promenade will remain open.

The Fanfare Fountain will resume operations on Saturday, October 10 with a new schedule: water shows on the half hour from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. with special shows at 10 minute intervals from noon to 1 p.m. and from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Port of Los Angeles, also known as “America’s Port,” has a strong commitment to developing innovative strategic and sustainable operations that benefit the economy and the quality of life for the region and the nation it serves. As the leading seaport in North America in terms of shipping container volume and cargo value, the Port generates 919,000 regional jobs and $39.1 billion in annual wages and tax revenues.  A proprietary department of the City of Los Angeles, the Port is self-supporting and does not receive taxpayer dollars. The Port of Los Angeles - A cleaner port.  A brighter future