After being allotted some $800,000 by the city’s Public Works Department, many are concerned that the updated facade improvement eradicates the soul of the original design.
The massive Broadway Block residential development has been stalled for at least a couple months, according to a spokesperson from developer Onni Group.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on development projects throughout Long Beach—stalling out some in the planning phase, delaying ongoing construction and, in some cases, forcing developers to bow out. But despite the challenges, there are more than 60 projects at various phases citywide.
Mayor Robert Garcia is pushing to not only have the open streets program extended but also identify parklets that could become permanent.
In another effort to combat Long Beach’s—and the state’s—housing crisis, the Long Beach Planning Commission is considering a pilot program to allow for the development of micro-units in certain parts of the city.
Metro Los Angeles has formed a task force that will begin exploring how it can eliminate fares for all riders on its network of buses and trains.
With The Pizza Place shuttered, its massive patio—directly neighboring The Falcon—has remained unused and full of potential.
“Proposals determined to be safe and feasible are added to our Open Streets map, a real-time map that’s updated as our vetting process is completed.”
How does a business allow members to escape the monotony of their homes but also assure their safety while working in a shared space?