Long Beach Dr. Suja Lowenthal
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”.
Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal and Councilmember Lena Gonzalez see great potential in a critical but almost forgotten corner in Downtown Long Beach. Both representatives in the Downtown wish to see the southeast portion of Pine Avenue and Ocean Boulevard come alive with pop-up retail, tourist wayfinding, historical, art or other type of activity similar to what is being done in New York, San Francisco and San Diego.
On Friday, the adaptive reuse process began for rehabilitating the former Immanuel Church, 3215 E. 3rd St., into a new affordable senior housing development. Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal, The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC), Thomas Safran & Associates, and Clifford Beers Housing, Inc.
Dr. Martin Luther King giving his “I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington in Washington, D.C., on 28 August 1963. Photo from Wikipedia
Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews is introducing an agenda item for the August 13th Long Beach City Council meeting to recognize the 50th Anniversary of Dr.
Bright and early at 8:00 am on Sunday July 14th 600 women from all over Southern California – both avid and novice bicyclists alike – will participate in the third annual Beach Babe Bicycling Classic. 2nd District Council Member and avid bike advocate Dr.
Councilmember Dr. Suja Lowenthal
Second District Councilmember Dr. Suja Lowenthal, along with Goodwill Industries, Inc., and Long Beach Environmental Services Bureau will host the Second District eWaste & Recycling Drive Saturday, January 26, 2013.