Did You Know?
The new Gerald Desmond Bridge will be one of the tallest in the country and will include a protected bike lane. It will also enable the largest ships in the world to access our port’s berths, improving our customer access.
It’s also neat to know that those containers unloaded in our Port of Long Beach reach all congressional districts in the country. Our port makes a huge impact on America’s trade.
This Week At Council
The City Council meeting on Tuesday, November 11th, will be in the community. This time it will be hosted at Houghton Park located at 6301 Myrtle Ave. Important items on the agenda include a community review of our Civic Center options starting… Read more…
Published on October 31, 2014
This week at Council we started the process of learning our Civic Center options. We can either raise funds to seismically retrofit our current City Hall or approve a public-private partnership with either Long Beach CiviCore Alliance or Plenary-Edgemoor Civic… Read more…
Published on October 20, 2014
Long Beach is home to four freeways, two rivers, canals, and islands/peninsulas. These all link up via bridges. Can you guess how many bridges Long Beach has? We have 72 bridges. One of our critical city infrastructure needs is bridge repair.… Read more…
Published on September 30, 2014