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I Dig Long Beach – 6,000 Trees by 2020: A Plan to Improve Air Quality in Long Beach

tree-planting An ambitious project to plant 6,000 new trees in seven years got under way Saturday as community volunteers joined City officials in planting 50 new trees at Silverado Park and adjacent Muir Elementary School on the Westside. 

Belmont Plaza Indoor Pool Forced to Close Again for Additional Repairs

Belmont Olympic Pool Annual Maintenance Closure Photo by Kelly The indoor pool at the Belmont Plaza will remain closed for up to four months while necessary repairs are made to issues that have recently been discovered. Swim lessons and water exercise classes typically scheduled at the indoor pool have been cancelled, but visitors to the outdoor pool, which is heated to a comfortable 82 degrees, are still encouraged to engage in lap swimming.

AQMD Presentation Will Discuss Air Quality in West Long Beach

Photo by Scott Lowe Photo by Scott Lowe Community Forum on the Clean Air Benefits of Zero Emission Technologies On Thursday, March 24, 2011  join 7th District Councilmember and the West Long Beach Association for a community presentation by the Air Quality Management District (AQMD).

Skateboarding Elite Join Flip Skateboards and Long Beach Skate to Film Scene and launch Video

lbskate Flip Skateboards has chosen Long Beach Skate to film a scene for their next video launch, scripted around the idea that this is “the local shop” for their international professional skateboard team. The cornerstone of any good skate community is the local skateboard shop.

New Silverado Park Skate Spot to Open January 8

Art in Action at Long Beach Skate Park Photo by Everett Taasevigen The office of 7th District City Councilmember James Johnson and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine invite the public to attend a ceremony for opening of the new Silverado Park Skate Spot on Saturday, January 8 at noon.

Silverado Park Pool Swim Lessons

silverado park swim lessons Swim lessons begin this week in Silverado Park. New sessions of swim lessons began Monday at the Silverado Park Pool. Lessons will continue  through November 11. Classes are held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and include Pre-K Aquatics 1 and 2, Levels 1-8, Parent and Child 1 and 2 and Adults.

ICTF Joint Powers Authority Meets October 26 Proposed Rail Yard Expansion and Modernization EIR on Agenda

ICTF The public is invited to a meeting of the governing board of the Intermodal Container Transfer Facility rail yard’s Joint Powers Authority on Oct. 26, 2010 6 p.m., at the Silverado Park Social Hall, 1545 West 31st St., Long Beach 90810.

Summer Day Camps at Long Beach Parks Offer Kids a Safe Fun Environment

kids-playing Kids can plan on a summer of fun-filled activities, while parents relax knowing their youngsters are in a safe, supervised environment in Summer Day Camp Programs provided by the Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine Department.

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