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Long Beach Police Department Mourns The Loss of Former Chief Jerome E. Lance

Former Long Beach Police Chief Jerome E. Lance

Former Long Beach Police Chief Jerome E. Lance The Long Beach Police Department is saddened to announce the passing of former Long Beach Police Chief Jerome E. Lance on Saturday, July 25, 2015, at the age of 72 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Another Power Outage Hits Downtown Long Beach

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Earlier today at 4:45 PM, an underground SCE vault fire occurred in downtown Long Beach, resulting in a power outage which initially impacted an area roughly bounded by Spring Avenue to Shoreline Drive and from Santa Fe Avenue to Alamitos Avenue.

Long Beach Container Terminal Receives Inaugural Mayor’s Green Port Award

The first Mayor's Green Port Award went to Long Beach Container Terminal at the annual Environmental Achievement Awards.

The first Mayor’s Green Port Award went to Long Beach Container Terminal at the annual Environmental Achievement Awards. Shipping lines, environmental organizations, trucking companies, terminal operators and a railroad were honored today, July 29, by Long Beach Mayor Dr.

MacArthur Park Scheduled to Receive Improvements

MacArthur Park is located at 1321 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach.

MacArthur Park is located at 1321 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach. Located in the heart of Cambodia Town, MacArthur Park is one of the many highly utilized parks in the 6th District of Long Beach. The park, which is also home to the Homeland Cultural Center which is a venue for many artistic and cultural programs, is slated for a list of improvements scheduled to begin soon.

Safety Fair and Workshop Focus on Santa Fe Corridor

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The public is invited to attend a Safety Fair and a Safe Passage workshop to share ideas and engage in new ways to achieve street safety and create a healthier, safer community along the Santa Fe Avenue corridor. The free event will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Ave.

New Leadership at LBCC Board of Trustees; Doug Otto and Irma Archuleta Elected to Top Positions

(Left to right) LBCC Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley, past Board of Trustee President Jeff Kellogg and newly elected Trustee President Otto.

(Left to right) LBCC Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley, past Board of Trustee President Jeff Kellogg and newly elected Trustee President Otto. The Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees elected Doug Otto as its new Board President and Irma Archuleta as Vice President.

City Health Officer Reminds Residents to Take Precautions In The Heat

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Long Beach Health Officer, Dr. Mitchell Kushner, is advising residents to take precautions against the heat this week, particularly on Thursday, July 30, and Friday, July 31, with temperatures forecasted in the low to mid-90s in parts of Long Beach.

Airline Pays $54,000 For Airport Noise Violations

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Kalitta Charters, LLC, a Michigan-based charter airline company, has paid $54,000 as part of a plea agreement with the Long Beach City Prosecutor’s Office for operations that violated the City’s airport noise ordinance, it was announced today.

LBPD Invites Residents to Join in on The 32nd Annual National Night Out

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The Long Beach Police Department would like to invite neighbors, community groups, and businesses to join them in celebrating in the 32nd Annual National Night Out, on Tuesday, August 4th, 2015.

Downtown LB Gives Visitors Parking Meter Holiday This Weekend

Parking meters in Downtown Long Beach will be free July 24–26.

Parking meters in Downtown Long Beach will be free July 24–26. The City of Long Beach, in collaboration with the Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA), will have a street parking meter holiday, starting on Friday, July 24, at 12:00 am through Sunday, July 26, at 11:59 pm.

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