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Halloween in Downtown Long Beach

Halloween is almost upon us, and Downtown streets will soon be filled with ghosts, goblins, and ghoulies who are rarin' to go after being denied a proper Halloween last year, due to the pandemic. While the pandemic has impacted several events, here are a few major...

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Closing “The Loop”

The southeast corner at the intersection of Pine Avenue and Ocean Boulevard is a prime piece of Downtown Long Beach real estate, connecting the waterfront with the heart of the City, yet it was vacant and boarded up for 30 years. The Downtown Long Beach Alliance...

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Board Profile: Monica Garrett

The Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA) would like to introduce you to new Board Member Monica Garrett, who also serves as Chair of the Marketing and Communications Committee. As Founder and CEO of her own Downtown digital marketing company, Garrett brings a wealth of...

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It’s Arts Month, DTLB Style

October is National Arts & Humanities Month (NAHM), but Downtown Long Beach locals are lucky enough to celebrate all year long. DTLB has no shortage of artwork and artists: between the many galleries, POW! WOW! murals, street art, ornate architecture, and...

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E-Scooter Rules of the Road

E-Scooters, which have now joined BikeShare as permanent parts of Long Beach's Micro-Mobility Program, are wildly popular; In the first seven months of 2021, Long Beach riders logged almost 8 million minutes on E-Scooters. Besides being a clean, quick way to get from...

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DLBA Staff Profile: Broc Coward

This month's Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA) staff profile spotlights Broc Coward, our Chief Operating Officer. Coward is instrumental in DLBA's ongoing efforts to create the conditions under which stakeholders' dreams and expectations can flourish in Downtown.  ...

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