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Assemblymember O’Donnell and Councilmember Austin Team to Host Town Hall Event

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Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell and Councilmember Al Austin II, in partnership with the State Bar of California, will host “Schemes, Scams & Rip-Offs,” a Fraud Prevention Town Hall for Seniors, on Saturday, August 1.

Councilwoman Mungo Joins Other Elected Officials to Participate in Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival

District 5 Councilwoman Stacy Mungo

District 5 Councilwoman Stacy Mungo Long Beach Councilwoman Stacy Mungo will join other area elected officials in a special race at the Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival Saturday, July 18, 2015. The race will support Blind Start of America, an award-winning non-profit organization that provides scholarships for blind and visually impaired persons to develop job skills and live independently.

Garcia Remembers a First Year Full of Accomplishments as Mayor

Mayor Robert Garcia remembered first year in office with a slide deck of accomplishments.

Mayor Robert Garcia remembered first year in office with a slide deck of accomplishments. Dr. Robert Garcia marked his first anniversary as Mayor of Long Beach, one year after taking office on July 15, 2014, with the release of important figures and accompanying graphics (included here as an attachment) demonstrating the success and achievements of the past 12 months.

Former RDA Gets Offers on 12 North LB Properties

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All twelve “for sale” properties in the Eighth District that were owned by the City’s former Redevelopment Agency have received offers from prospective buyers that will be considered by the Long Beach Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency at its July 21st meeting.

Candidate Eric Gray Remarks on Lowenthal’s Decision Not to Campaign for Council

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Eric Gray, candidate for Long Beach City Council Following Long Beach City Councilwoman Suja Lowenthal’s announcement that she would not seek re-election for the 2nd District as a write-in candidate next year, Eric Gray, candidate for Long Beach City Council in the 2nd District, made the following statement.

Councilmember Uranga Joins World-renown Lecturer Gregorio Luke to Present Mariachi Under the Stars

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Councilmember Roberto Uranga has teamed up with world-renown lecturer Gregorio Luke and Mariachi Imperial to present the popular Mariachi Under the Stars multimedia lecture in Long Beach this Saturday, July 18th.

Councilmember Al Austin and the Eighth District Youth Ambassador Council to Host “PD & Me,” a Youth Summit

Eighth District Councilmember Al Austin - Photo from Facebook

Eighth District Councilmember Al Austin – Photo from Facebook Councilmember Al Austin and the Eighth District Youth Ambassador Council invite anyone ages 13 and up to participate in “PD & Me,” a Youth Summit, featuring the “Why’d You Stop Me?” (WYSM) program on Saturday, July 18.

Renovations to Begin at Bixby Park

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The first phase of planned renovations at Bixby Park is scheduled to begin on July 6, 2015 with the construction of a new playground featuring a 2- to 5-year-old play structure and a 5- to 12-year-old play structure with climbing components and slides, sand play areas, eight swings, a cable climber, two universal access slides, and an additional shaded seating area.

Residents Invited to Grand Opening of Jenni Rivera Memorial Park

Latina Superstar, Jenni Rivera

Latina Superstar, Jenni Rivera Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilman Dee Andrews, and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine invite residents to the grand opening of Jenni Rivera Memorial Park, on Thursday, July 2, at 10:00 am.

Councilmember Andrews Receives Two High Profile Endorsements in Bid for Third Term

Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews - Photo from Facebook

Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews – Photo from Facebook Congresswoman Janice Hahn and Assemblymember Mike Gipson announced their endorsements of Long Beach City Councilmember Dee Andrews today. Support from the two influential Democratic lawmakers comes less than a week after Andrews announced the endorsements of 50 community leaders and Sixth District residents.

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