Long Beach architecture
Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal
Long Beach Vice Mayor and Second District Councilmember, Dr. Suja Lowenthal will be honored by the Long Beach/South Bay American Institute of Architects (AIA) as the first ever recipient of the “Community Design Advocate Award” for her leadership and “significant contributions in improving the built environment in Long Beach”.
This month’s tour will include the Broadlind hotel among other historic East Village locations. Photo from wikimedia.
Join Long Beach Heritage Saturday February 21, 2015 for the East Village Walking tour.
The East Village is home to several of the earliest “own-your-own” residential high-rises catering to elegant resort living built after World War I and the discovery of oil in the region.
The Rose Park Neighborhood Board elects 2014-2015 officers. The Rose Park Neighborhood Association (RPNA) representing over 22,000 residents and property owners and home to two historic districts of Rose Park and Rose Park South held its annual officer elections.
The Queen Mary, in association with the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles (ADSLA), celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Art Deco Festival with a robust program of activities extended to five days August 28, 2014 – September 1, 2014.
Guests on the Downtown Long Beach Walking tour will have the chance to see historic buildings and art such as the WPA mural on The Promenade.
Join Long Beach Heritage, Saturday, March 15, 2014 for a Walking Tour of Downtown Long Beach.
Jonathan Glasgow will receive the Long Beach Heritage 2014 Preservationist of the Year Award
The public is invited to join Long Beach Heritage as it celebrates the 2014 Award winners for excellence in Architecture, Preservation and Restoration to be held Thursday, February 27, 2014 in the Grand Salon of the historic Queen Mary.
Tania Hughes Named 2013 Winner of Future Science Teacher Award by California Science Teachers Association
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) alumna Tania Hughes turned her background in art and architecture toward creating engaging ways to teach elementary school science, which led the California Science Teachers Association (CSTA) to select her as its 2013 Future Science Teacher Award winner.
This 1937 Spanish Colonial in California Heights features Andalusian influence.
Once a year, Long Beach Heritage invites the public to tour some of the unique homes that make up the city’s rich history. The 2013 Great Homes Tour on Sunday, June 2 from 12-5 pm, will showcase five homes with distinctive architectural character.
Friday, the City of Long Beach released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) inviting interested parties to offer their qualifications in connection with development, construction and operation of a new Civic Center.
“This project represents an opportunity to replace aging infrastructure through creative public/private financing mechanisms at little to no additional cost,” said Mayor Bob Foster.
Showing signs of confidence in the housing market, MBK Homes has broken ground at Aragon, a new 81 unit townhome community located in Signal Hill, Calif., part of Los Angeles County and completely surrounded by the City of Long Beach.