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Mayor Robert Garcia – Photo from Facebook
On Friday evening, Mayor Robert Garcia honored 28 community leaders for their outstanding contributions to the City at the Go Long Beach Awards, in Downtown Long Beach. The event was sponsored by the Office of the Mayor.
Explore science through reading this summer, as the Long Beach Public Library announces a wide variety of free, educational, entertaining and fun programs to help the community fill their summer days. Everyone is invited to join the Summer Reading Club online or at any Long Beach Public Library.
Volunteers are needed for a Community Clean Up hosted by Councilmember Suja Lowenthal on Saturday, March 22 from 9:00am to 12:00pm along the East Seventh Street corridor. Activities will include mulching 125 newly planted trees, litter pick up, chalk stenciling with youth at transit stops, small business meet & greet teams and Go Long Beach reporting crews.
Local pet owners and animal lovers can now easily search for adoptable cats and dogs, find local dog parks, search impounded animals and locate emergency and after-hours veterinary facilities with the new Long Beach Animal Care Services (ACS) mobile application.
LEFT TO RIGHT: Mitra Vazeen, Long Beach Job Corps Center Director receiving congratulations from Long Beach Job Corps Alumnus Isaac Romero at the Go Long Beach Awards Ceremony on March 6, 2013.
Mitra Vazeen was the recipient of a “Go Long Beach” Award presented to her on March 6, 2013 by Dr.
In just two years, the popular Go Long Beach App has processed more than 22,000 service requests from the community, with a 97 percent closure rate.
“The Go Long Beach app is an excellent example of the City’s effective use of new technology,” Mayor Bob Foster said.