Long Beach 405 freeway

Councilmember O’Donnell and Others Seek to Protect Long Beach From Costs Associated With 405 Improvement Project

405 Freeway Councilmember O’Donnell along with City staff are formulating a strategy to address concerns of the 405 Freeway Improvement Project, including a proposal to require Long Beach to pay for a portion of the project costs.

Construction Continues on the 405 Freeway; Nighttime Closures Planned

Construction on the 405 Fwy Crews work forming the soffit or underside of the new west half of the Seal Beach Boulevard bridge. Construction activity is ongoing along the northbound I-405 off-ramp and southbound I-405 on-ramp at Seal Beach Boulevard. This activity is in preparation for a traffic shift scheduled to take place on these ramps the week of June 17.

Long Beach Bikeway 17

_DSC9402_edited-1 Ride Type: Commuter Long Beach Bikeway 17 is a commuter route that connects uptown to downtown, largely by traveling along Orange Avenue as it turns into Alamitos Avenue and then Shoreline Drive, eventually crossing over the Queens Way Bridge. 

Two Suspects Arrested For Quintuple Murder at Long Beach Homeless Camp

suspects charged in homeless murders On Wednesday, two men were charged with the murder of five people at a homeless encampment in 2008. Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe released a statement following the arrest of two men involved in the murder of five people, four of whom were homeless, in the City of Long Beach at a homeless encampment on November 2, 2008: “I am proud of the diligent investigation conducted by the Long Beach Police Department, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office that ultimately brought the suspects behind this heinous crime to justice,” said Supervisor Knabe.

The Best Flea Market in The U. S. Returns To Veterans Stadium September 18th

flea-market One of the largest antique & collectible markets on the West Coast will be held on Sunday, September 18th at Long Beach Veterans Stadium. Over 800 dealers from all parts of the United States will feature a myriad of antiques – Everything Chic * Cheap *Unique * Vintage… including collectibles and home furnishings for sale at discount prices.

405 Closure Starts Tomorrow — Mulholland Bridge is Coming Down

historic mulholland bridge photo More than 50 years after it was completed, the contractor that built Mulholland Drive Bridge will be demolishing it this weekend. Contractors for the I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project are planning a precise, carefully orchestrated ballet of workers and machinery to demolish half of the Mulholland Bridge the weekend of July 16-17, not a Vegas-style demolition.

New Freeway Signage Helps Motorist Locate Bixby Knolls

bixby-knolls-fwy-sign What started as a line item on a “wish list” 10 years ago finally has come to fruition. Bixby Knolls is now officially on the map with directional signs on the 405 freeway. “There are now nine signs directing people north on Atlantic and Long Beach Blvd.

Long Beach Bikeway Route 40: Willow Rd.

lbbikeway Long Beach Bikeway Route 40 is a brief route that officially runs .5 miles from Studebaker (Long beach Bikeway 33) to the Los Alamitos city line. This Bikeway is along a busy stretch of two-lane road and is not for the inexperienced. The route does have a painted bike lane in both directions and is well marked.

Take a Culinary Cruise for delicious travel experience with the Chef from Delius

delius restaurant culinary cruise What could be more luxurious and fun than cruising with your own Chef and Sommelier?  While enjoying the brisk ocean air, you could also be learning how to make gourmet creations and tasting fine wines with an expert. Holland America Cruise Line has been conducting a Culinary Arts Program on board all of their ships since 2005.

Freeway shooting: LBPD searching for bank robbery suspects

bank robber pursuit ends on 405 Traffic is moving again on the 405 Freeway as of 2 p.m. However, the suspects from an Orange County bank robbery are still at large. Some Long Beach schools are still locked down as officers search for three suspects who fled after the chase.

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