Categories for City Wide News

June 3, 2020

Yesterday we saw a peaceful protest become a violent spectacle that spread violence and destruction throughout parts of Long Beach. While most residents were watching these dangerous events from the safety and comfort of their homes, our Long Beach first… READ MORE

June 3, 2020

Yesterday was a very difficult day for us as a city. I know many of you sat in your homes watching video of the unrest with a feeling of helplessness and disbelief. That is certainly how I felt as I… READ MORE

June 3, 2020

With new information coming out almost every day, I want to be sure that you aware of a major update coming from the Governor today on churches and places of worship. California State Health Officials released guidelines today including rules… READ MORE

June 3, 2020

This morning Los Angeles County received permission from the state of California to reopen restaurants for in-person dining, and resume services at barbershops and hair salons. This means that the City of Long Beach can now issue a new health… READ MORE

May 6, 2020

For many people throughout Long Beach this health emergency has created a heightened sense of isolation and loneliness. This issue is especially difficult for seniors who suffer from social isolation at a higher rate even during the best of times.… READ MORE

May 6, 2020

With COVID-19 continuing and more information on its spread, more and more people are choosing to wear face coverings. Although the City is not requiring face coverings in public,the CDC Now Recommends Face Masks.  In light of this, our Long… READ MORE

May 6, 2020

With the City working every day to protect residents and proactively reduce the spread of the coronavirus. There are many ways the City is actively working to address this crisis and one of the important ways is through testing residents… READ MORE

May 6, 2020

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has set up a new Save Small Business Fund in partnership with Vistaprint and a coaltition of supporting companies, foundations and donors. The fund is providing $5,000 in short-term relief to employers across the… READ MORE