New "Pulse of the Port" Airs on Web, Cable
Latest episode features the Middle Harbor Project, Green Flag Awards, more
July 25, 2008
The latest episode of Port of Long Beach's award-winning television program, "Pulse of the Port," is now available for viewing on the Port's web site, www.polb.com/videos, Youtube.com and on Long Beach Television Channel 8.
This month's "Pulse of the Port" takes a look at the grand opening of Fire Station #24, the proposed, $750-million Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project, the Port's community tree-planting program and the 2008 "Green Flag" environmental awards.
"Pulse of the Port" began airing in September 2005 and, since then, has won awards from the American Association of Port Authorities and the California Association of Public Information Officials.
Previous episodes, which are archived at www.polb.com/pulse, featured Hex, a Customs canine trained to sniff out illegal drugs that may be smuggled aboard cargo ships, and an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Sea Launch, the world's first and only ocean-based satellite-launching enterprise of its kind.
"Pulse of the Port" airs Mondays at 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m., Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at noon on Long Beach Television Channel 8.
The program was recently launched on Youtube, where the latest episodes can be viewed. The Youtube site can be accessed here.