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LB CPAC Host Discussion on City Budget With Council Members

LB CPAC meeting

The Long Beach Central Project Area Council, Inc. (LB CPAC) will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at St Mary Medical Center. 

Willow Street Improvements Top Agenda at Next LB CPAC Meeting

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The Long Beach Central Project Area Council (LB CPAC) will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at Mental Health America (MHA).

New Long Beach Central Project Area Council Launches; First Issue, To Take on Title Loan Business

Long Beach Central Project Area Council

On Thursday evening, July 5, 2012, at its inaugural meeting the new Long Beach Central Project Area Council (LB CPAC) officially established itself as an organization, identified an important issue to pursue, and offered its support to a long term project.

Ask the Council to Support Summer Night Lights

Summer Night Lights - Centro CHA

Despite overall reductions in levels of violent crime, violence among youth—especially youth of color—remains at epidemic levels. Homicide is the leading cause of death for African Americans, between the ages of 10 and 24, and it is the second-leading cause of death for Asians and Pacific Islanders, American Indians, and Latinos of the same age.

First-time Buyer Grateful for a Home to Call Her Own

first-time homeowner linda kelley - coronado townhomes

First-time homeowner Linda Kelley had never owned a home and says that her new Coronado townhome is far beyond what she dreamed possible. When you talk to her about her home, you feel her joy and excitement.

Coronado Hosts Open (Town) House and Pancake Breakfast

coronado townhouses atlantic corridor

Have you heard about the new affordable housing opportunity in Long Beach? The Coronado development, at Atlantic and 21st, was built for first time buyers with household incomes ranging from $40K – $65K per year?

Construction set to begin on Mcbride Park Teen Center; groundbreaking August 7

mcbride park teen center

The office of Councilman Dee Andrews in cooperation with the Departments of Parks, Recreation and Marine, Public Works, Community Development, and the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency invites the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the new Teen Center at McBride Park, 1550 Martin Luther King Avenue on Saturday, August 7 at 11 a.m .

New Generations Celebrates Second Annual “Gift”

new generations the gift

Neighbors and families attended the second annual “The Gift,” an event hosted by non-profit New Generations NG of Long Beach on January 9. The Washington Middle School soccer field at 1450 Cedar Avenue in Long Beach transformed into a carnival of fun from noon to 3 p.m.

Smoking may be cause of fatal apartment fire on Elm Avenue

At 11:30 p.m. January 7, 2010, units from the Long Beach Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 1100 Elm Avenue.  Engine 3 arrived on scene within a matter of minutes and found a first floor apartment fully involved in fire with fire extending to an adjacent unit.

Connected Corridor Phase Three grant process — Deadline for applications extended


The Connected Corridor Vision: Create a “Blueprint for the Future” for implementation on other Long Beach corridors
The Connected Corridor team has announced the availability of grants to community groups that are able to produce greater collaboration, community empowerment and civic engagement in the Phase Three area.

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