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The community is invited to attend a special kick-off event to launch the Anaheim Corridor Design Visioning Process. The free event is on Saturday, March 28, at 11:00 am, at the Homeland Neighborhood Cultural Center’s Manazar Gamboa Community Theatre at MacArthur Park, 1321 E.
The public is invited to provide input on a land use planning effort that will affect Long Beach Boulevard from Anaheim Street to Wardlow Road. A scoping meeting has been scheduled for today, March 25, at 6:00 pm at Veteran’s Memorial Park Community Room, 101 E.
3rd District Councilwoman Suzie Price Councilwoman Suzie Price will lead the Long Beach City Council in presenting a resolution celebrating “Norooz,” the Persian New Year at today’s Council meeting. Norooz translates to “New Day” and begins on the first day of spring at the moment of the equinox.
Councilman Dee Andrews kicking off the 6th District Literacy Program at Abraham Lincoln Elementary. Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews is pleased to introduce the 6th District Literacy Program. The kick off of the program was at Abraham Lincoln Elementary, located at 1175 E 11th Street, Long Beach, CA.
On Saturday, June 6, 2015, Atlantic Avenue will be transformed for an Open Street event called “Beach Streets Uptown.” The event will open up Atlantic Avenue for walking, bicycling, and socializing, by temporarily closing the street to vehicle traffic from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal District 2 residents and businesses are invited to join Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal at the State of the Second District event on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. This year the event is being held at the beautifully restored Loft on Pine.
Councilmember Roberto Uranga The State Senate Rules Committee announced the appointment of Long Beach City Councilmember Roberto Uranga to the California Coastal Commission, as a voting member. With this appointment, the City of Long Beach continues to establish its role as an influential hub of progress across the Greater Los Angeles Region and the State of California.
This empty building at 5374 East 2nd Street could become additional parking for Belmont Shore visitors. The city will host a public discussion to consider to the possibility. Councilwoman Suzie Price will host an informational meeting to discuss the process involved with the City possibly acquiring the Roe property at 5374 East 2nd Street to develop a public parking lot and/or structure.
Eighth District Councilmember Al Austin – Photo from Facebook Councilmember Al Austin invites the public to participate in celebrating the Eighth District on Thursday, March 26, 2015. At “Celebrate the Eighth!” the councilmember will highlight some of the projects and accomplishments of the last year.
District 5 Councilwoman Stacy Mungo Long Beach City Councilwoman Stacy Mungo will be hosting Coffee with a Cop in partnership with newly appointed East Patrol Division Commander Elizabeth Griffin, a twenty-two year veteran of LBPD, on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Eldorado Bar and Grill.