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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.
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.
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 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.
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.
(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.
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.
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.
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.
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.