Governor Brown to Join U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood at Oakland Port Tomorrow


OAKLAND – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will join United States Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and others tomorrow to mark the $15 million federal TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) grant awarded to the Port of Oakland to fund its rail development project.

When: Tomorrow, Monday, July 9, 2012 at 1:00 p.m.

Where: Port of Oakland, 530 Water Street, Oakland, CA 94607.

**NOTE: This event is open to the media. For further information, contact Marilyn Sandifur, Port of Oakland at (510) 627-1193 or