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Community Invited to Celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month

disability-employment-month The community is invited to join the City of Long Beach and the Citizens Advisory Commission on Disabilities (CACoD) in a celebration recognizing October as Disability Employment Awareness Month. The celebration will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the Long Beach Civic Center’s Centennial Plaza, located directly outside City Hall, 333 W.

Councilmember Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Kerr Join to Establish North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative

Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr On October 14th, Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) Board Member Megan Kerr announced a collaboration establishing the North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative.

Layoff Aversion Survey Will Assess Economic Health of Local Businesses

downtown long beach Image by Himefrias. The Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) and Long Beach Small Business Development Center (SBDC) based at Long Beach City College are partnering to gain a better picture of the economic climate in Downtown Long Beach businesses and beyond.

Board of Harbor Commissioners Honors Contractors With Community Partner Awards

harbor-community-partner-aw Ten building contractors were recognized Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, by the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners for hiring the most Long Beach residents for construction jobs at the Port of Long Beach’s Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project.

Pacific Gateway to Host Hiring Event For Truck Driver Positions

truck-big-rig Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network is holding a hiring event to immediately fill current openings for Class A Driver positions with CRST. The event will take place on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Harbor WorkSource Center, 1851 N.

Dee Andrews Takes Students to Simulation Lab for “Hands-on” Medical Training

Susan Crockett, R.N., director, clinical workforce development, Long Beach Memorial, Nick Schultz, executive director, Pacific Gateway, Councilman Dee Andrews and students from the Youth Development Program at Pacific Gateway tour the Simulation Lab at Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s used to prepare future medical staff. Susan Crockett, R.N., director, clinical workforce development, Long Beach Memorial, Nick Schultz, executive director, Pacific Gateway, Councilman Dee Andrews and students from the Youth Development Program at Pacific Gateway tour the Simulation Lab at Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s used to prepare future medical staff.

LBPD Provides Tips For a Safe Graduation and Summer Vacation

graduation-cap-900x600 With Long Beach high school graduation ceremonies beginning, the Long Beach Police Department would like to congratulate graduates and parents, yet remind them about the dangers associated with celebrating irresponsibly, and provide tips to keep them safe:

Pacific Gateway Annual Summer Youth Jobs Program Begins

Hire a Youth The Pacific Gateway’s goal is to place youth in summer  jobs and internships through the Hire-A-Youth program in Long Beach. The Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network kicked off its summer Youth Jobs Program. Each year, the program provides hundreds of youth in Long Beach and Signal Hill with valuable work experience, and also provides businesses with eager, job-ready workers.

Community Invited to Celebration in Honor of Disability Employment Awareness Month, October 25

wheelchair The community is invited to join the City of Long Beach and the Citizens’ Advisory Commission on Disabilities (CACoD) in a celebration recognizing October as Disability Employment Awareness Month. The celebration will be held on Friday, October 25, 2013, from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the Long Beach Convention Center, Promenade Ballroom.

Pacific Gateway Host Hiring Event Seeking Class A Drivers For National Trucking Company

pacific-gateway-job-training Pacific Gateway is holding a hiring event to immediately fill openings for Class A Driver positions with CRST. The event will take place at 10 am on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at the Harbor WorkSource Center, 1851 N. Gaffey St., Ste F., San Pedro, CA 90731.

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