Long Beach Parks

Vote for Your Favorite Design: Camp Bixby or Bixby Beach

parkthumb Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal and Parks, Recreation & Marine invite interested stakeholders to help design a new and improved Bixby Park playground on Saturday, October 25 at 9:00 am in the Bixby Park community center. The third and final meeting date was changed to Saturday morning for residents who may not have been able to make the previous weeknight meetings.

Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company to Hold Workshop at CSULB

upright-citizens-brigade Members of the Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company (UCB TourCo) – one of the most acclaimed improvisation and sketch comedy troupes in the nation – will bring their specialized training and performance skills to the CSULB Theatre Arts Department on Saturday, November 8.

Council Votes in Favor of Naming Park in Honor of Jenni Rivera

Latina Superstar, Jenni Rivera Latina Superstar, Jenni Rivera The Long Beach City Council voted 8-0 in favor of moving forward with Councilman Dee Andrews legislative item requesting the Long Beach City Council to consider naming a park in the 6th District in honor of Latina Superstar, Jenni Rivera.

CSULB University Players Present The Colored Museum

csulb-colored-museum The CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players is proud to present The Colored Museum, written by George C. Wolfe, music by Kysia Bostic, and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing October 17th through November 1st, The Colored Museum, in a series of vignettes, explores stereotypes through African American stories and history.

Renovations Underway For City’s First Mini-Park

miracle-on-4th-park The City’s first mini-park, Miracle on 4th Street Park, located at 1518 E. 4th St, is getting a much-needed renovation. “These improvements at Miracle on 4th Street Park will benefit children, families and the entire community,” Mayor Robert Garcia said.

Residents Invited to Promenade Square Park Playground Planning Workshop

playground Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal invites residents to join the Department of Parks, Recreation & Marine, the Promenade Area Residents Association and Council District 2 for a playground planning workshop to discuss the location, size and elements of a small children’s playground space in Promenade Square Park in Downtown Long Beach.

Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine Receives $553,000 Grant For MacArthur Park Renovation

grant-money Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine (PRM) has been awarded a $553,000 grant to renovate MacArthur Park, 1321 E Anaheim St. The funding comes from the California Department of Housing and Community Development Housing-Related Parks (HRP) grant program, which creates incentives and rewards local governments for building affordable housing to fund much-needed parks in their communities.  

Councilmember Al Austin to Host Community Budget Meeting

8th District Councilmember Al Austin 8th District Councilmember Al Austin Councilmember Al Austin invites the public to join him for a community budget meeting to discuss the Long Beach budget for the 2014-15 Fiscal Year. The meeting will take place on Thursday, August 14 at 6:30 PM at the Eastman Boys and Girls Club, located at 700 E.

Councilman Andrews to Host 6th District Budget Summit

Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews - Photo from Facebook Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews – Photo from Facebook The City of Long Beach and 6th District Councilman Dee Andrews is pleased to present the 6th District Budget Summit, 6:00 pm, on Tuesday, August 26th, at Ernest S.

Long Beach Municipal Band “Summer Festival of Music”

Long Beach Municipal Band Long Beach Municipal Band Celebrate the 105 years of the Long Beach Municipal Band with a “Summer Festival of Music.” Bring a blanket, chairs, food, and family and friends for a night of music in the park. All concerts will begin at 6:30 p.m.

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