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LONG BEACH, Feb 25 (FAM) – Learn the latest on the Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility Program during a community meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 4, at the Long Beach Multi-Service Center, 1301 W. 12th St.

The Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility is the centerpiece of the Port of Long Beach’s $1 billion rail program. It will shift more cargo to “on-dock rail,” where containers are placed directly on trains at marine terminals, significantly reducing trips by trucks throughout the region.