Federal Legislation Committee Update

As Vice Chair of the Federal Legislation Committee, it is my responsibility to travel with leaders from the Port, Transit, and Water Department, as I recently did to our nation’s capital, to engage our federal representatives and executive agencies to ensure they know of our priorities. Many of you know, we in Southern California pay …

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The Latest in Council District Five

Douglas Park continues to thrive with the recent grand opening of the new Metro Ports headquarters and with the upcoming addition of The Terminal at Douglas Park, which will be located at Lakewood Boulevard and Conant Street. This new project, to be completed in the second quarter of 2017, will feature a creative office environment …

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Best of Long Beach

Neighbors in the News

Each year the Beachcomber asks for your input on the “Best of Long Beach”. Thank you to the more than 6,000 residents who participated and congratulations to the many Fifth District businesses ranging from medical offices to restaurants who were honored for their premier offerings and customer service. Click here to view the full list …

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Los Angeles County Annual Report

Los Angeles County is the largest municipal government in the nation with 10 million residents, 4,084 square miles, 108,093 employees and a $28 billion budget. Click here to obtain further details on the more than 35 departments that provide vital services to County residents.

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SCTA 2016

Kids Tennis Academy at El Dorado Park

Enroll your kids today for the Southern California Tennis Academy (SCTA) Summer Camp at El Dorado Park Tennis Center. SCTA has been in existence since July 2011 and operates fifteen lit and newly resurfaced courts. Focus on the athletic aspects of the game, learn how to use proper technique from top level staff, and take …

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Open Road

California Road Charge Pilot Program

Road charge is a funding mechanism that allows drivers to support road maintenance based on the distance they travel or the period of time they use the roads, rather than the amount of gasoline they consume. The California Road Charge Pilot program is looking for volunteers to take part in a nine-month study that launches …

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