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DTLB UNFILTERED: 2019 Fan Favorite Winner

For the second year in a row, we partnered with the Arts Council for Long Beach to provide an opportunity for novice and professional photographers to engage with the downtown area. We received well over 100+ submissions for our 2nd Annual Photo Contest and the...

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DLBA’s Homeless Outreach Specialist

Every weekday morning DLBA’s Homeless Outreach Specialist, Tres, loads up granola bars, water, and personal hygiene supplies in his backpack before setting out on a familiar route visiting overlooked and underutilized pockets of space around Downtown. In plain clothes...

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Construction: Week of 2/4/19

Construction Activity - two week look ahead Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Grind and pave operations Traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with extremely limited parking due to the paving and related...

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Next Stop: A better Blue Line

Blue Line Improvements Begin on January 26, 2019, Plan Ahead! The New Blue Improvements Project, a $350 million investment to improve safety, reliability, and enhanced customer experience, will implement extended station closures to facility the repairs. During the...

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Construction: Week of 1/16/19

Construction Activity – two week look ahead (no work predicted next week because of rain) Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island...

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Construction: Week of 1/2/19

Construction Activity – Jan 2 to Jan 4 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Segment 2, Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction. Broadway, Segment 1...

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Blue Line and Expo Line Urgent Repairs

Urgent repairs will take place on the Metro Los Angeles Blue Line on Sunday night, December 30. This work requires service interruption at the following stations beginning at 11pm 12/30 - 12/31...

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Construction: Week of 12/26/18

Construction Activity – Dec 26 to Dec 28 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Segment 2, Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction. Broadway, Segment 1...

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Construction: Week of 12/17/18

Construction Activity – Dec 17 to Dec 21 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Segment 2, Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction. Broadway, Segment 1...

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Construction: Week of 12/10/18

Construction Activity – Dec 10 to Dec 14 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: All areas, permanently install Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction....

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2018 Annual Report

With 2018 coming to a close, we look to 2019 as an opportunity for continued advocacy on behalf of Downtown with ongoing attention to further progression in achieving the Vision 2020 strategic plan established in 2016. We invite you to review this annual report for an...

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Construction: Week of 12/03/18

Construction Activity – Dec 3 to Dec 7 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: All areas, permanently install Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction....

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Construction: Week of 11/26/18

Construction Activity – Nov 26 to Nov 30 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: All areas, setup Phase 2 traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane only with limited parking due to the bus island construction. Broadway,...

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Construction: Week of 11/19/18

Construction Activity – Nov 19 to Nov 21 Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Broadway, Golden to Pacific Segment: Complete Bus Island west of Magnolia. Broadway, Pacific to Alamitos Segment: Completed all concrete sidewalk and curb ramps on the north side. 3rd...

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