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Public Realm Committee


The DLBA’s Public Realm Committee, chaired by Derek Burnham, Principal at Burnham Planning & Development, oversees streetscape and public space enhancement projects as well as administers the DLBA's Placemaking Grant Program. The committee meets the third Thursday of each month at 3:00 p.m. at the DLBA offices (100 West Broadway, Suite 120).

For more information on how you can become involved, or for further information, please contact DLBA at (562) 436-4259 or

To find Public Realm Committee minutes and agendas, click here. These meetings are open to the public.

Click here for archived agendas and summaries from previous Public Realm Committee meetings.

Placemaking Grant Program

The DLBA Public Realm Committee oversees funding to help support community sponsored capital improvement projects within the Downtown area. The intent of this program is to identity and provide funding to other associations, organizations or entities interested in making physical enhancements within Downtown Long Beach. Click here for additional information about the DLBA's Placemaking Grant Program.

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Long Beach has an App for that!
Graffiti or Potholes?
Reporting graffiti or a pothole just got much easier, with the launch of "GO LONG BEACH," Long Beach’s new iPhone/Smart Phone application. The application allows users to upload a photo of graffiti, sidewalk damage, or potholes, and then uses GPS tracking technology to instantly report the location of the issue.

Download "GO LONG BEACH" for iPhones by clicking here.

Download "GO LONG BEACH" for Android Phones by clicking here.

Submit a request online by clicking here.

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