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Celebrate Downtown: Spirit of Downtown Award Recipients

While Downtown has a unique character all its own, its story is always evolving, and sharing our accomplishments, objectives and challenges is always part of our responsibility as a community-based organization. One highlight for the evening’s program will be the...

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Open Letter to the Los Angeles Angels

                                    To the Los Angeles Angels Baseball Organization: We represent a diverse group of people, organizations and businesses from across Long Beach who all agree that our Downtown is the perfect new home for the Los Angeles Angels. Long...

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Construction: Week of 3/4/19

Construction Activity - Four Week Look Ahead Locations & Type of Construction Activity: Cat tracking and striping followed by bike lane bollard installation as well as parking meters Traffic control. This traffic control will restrict the entire corridor to one lane...

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DTLB UNFILTERED: 2018 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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