TheVoiceOfJoyce 40% of all imports are unloaded at the LA & Long Branch Ports causing pollution to the low income Communities surrounding them. To process this massive volume of 9-12 million containers, why not ask for Volunteers among the surrounding communities and pay them Union Wages, off duty Firefighters? Anyone unemployed and able bodied. Incentivizethe ports to use electric vehicles to off load containers and reduce Carbon Emissions. Ford and GM make long haul trucks, add another industry to their mix. Retraining and retooling costs and was part of Biden’s Bill. Pass them with our future secured. Time to think creatively. What would FDR do and do better. Our future is now!

www.theguardian.com/business/2021/oct/20/supply-chain-crisis-california-ports-cargo-ships


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