Long Beach city services
• Trash and Recycling will be collected as scheduled on Monday, September 7.
• There is no scheduled Street Sweeping on Monday, September 7. Street sweeping will resume its regular schedule on Tuesday, September 8.
For three years in a row, the City of Long Beach has been named one of the best cities in the nation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) inclusion in municipal law and policy. Long Beach was one of only 38 cities nationwide to achieve a perfect score in the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index (MEI), placing the City in the top 11 percent in the nation.
For two years in a row, the City Of Long Beach has been named one of the best cities in the nation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) inclusion in municipal law and policy. Long Beach was one of only 25 cities nationwide to achieve a perfect score in the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index (MEI).
Long Beach City Hall will be closed on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 for the Christmas Holiday, and Tuesday, January 1, 2013, for New Year’s Day.
Parks – www.lbparks.org
El Dorado Nature Center, Rancho Los Cerritos, Park offices, swimming pools and community park facilities will be closed on Dec.
Councilmember Gary DeLong
Councilwoman Schipske doesn’t understand the facts…again.
In her blog yesterday she claims that the purpose of outsourcing street sweeping is so private contractors can contribute to political campaigns.
City officials announced the Go Long Beach App on Thursday. It is available for iPhone now, and will be ready for Android users in December.
The City of Long Beach officially launched the “Go Long Beach” iPhone app on Thursday, becoming the largest city in Southern California to offer a citywide smart phone app.
The City of Long Beach is offering each residence affected by the gas line in North Long Beach that was shut off for safety reasons a housing reimbursement of up to $75 per night, per household, for each night they are affected. In addition, the City is offering each household a meal reimbursement of up to $6 per person, per meal each day to the point gas service is restored.
Earlier today, Long Beach Gas and Oil Department and Long Beach Water Department staff responded to a report of water leaking from a gas service line. This was verified at several locations. For the safety of Long Beach residents, gas service was shut off at approximately 1:00 pm, impacting an estimated 222 customers.
The City of Long Beach has created a Social Media web page with links to its various Twitter, Facebook and YouTube accounts to help forge a better connection between the community and city departments.
Social Media are primarily Internet-based communication tools for sharing and discussing information.
The City of Long Beach has established a special hotline and web page to help residents and business learn about opportunities for assistance if they suffered damage in the recent storms that dropped approximately 7 inches of rain last week.