Downtown Long Beach

Board Election 2017 Application

The Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA) was seeking candidates interested in serving on its Board of Directors for a two-year term beginning October 1, 2017.

The application deadline for this year has passed.

The DLBA is a non-profit community-based organization whose mission is to cultivate, preserve, and promote a healthy safe, and prosperous Downtown. By balancing the interests of residents as well as businesses, the DLBA creates tangible progress by way of vested interest and solidified partnerships across local, municipal and commercial lines. Read more information here.

About the DLBA Board of Directors

Covering a geographic area that includes two (Business and Property) Improvement Districts and over 150-square blocks serving all Downtown stakeholders, The DLBA is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of individuals that represent property and business owners, residents and community partners.

Between the Board of Directors and DLBA’s various committees, over 70 DTLB stakeholders volunteer their time to improve the urban center’s community. The direct inclusion of members from the diverse constituencies of Downtown Long Beach permits the DLBA to better serve interests, address current issues and implement future solutions.

In line with the DLBA’s strategic plan, organizational businesses is discussed at Board Meetings along with special guest speakers and opportunities for professional development. Read more information here.

Seeking representatives for the following available areas:

The DLBA covers a geographic area that includes two Improvement Districts and over 150-square blocks serving all Downtown stakeholders. You are a stakeholder of either or both BIDs by virtue of the location of your business, residential, or commercial property. Please see the maps illustrating those boundaries.

  • For business owners: Downtown Property Improvement Area (DPIA)
  • For property owners: Property Based Improvement District (PBID)


Type Role Area
DPIA Business Owner Pine Avenue Area
DPIA Business Owner East Village Area
DPIA Business Owner Waterfront Area
PBID Resident Representative Premium
PBID Commercial Property Owner Premium
PBID Commercial Property Owner Standard