Improvements will include lighting, median and parkway landscaping and hardscape, pavement enhancements, signage, and striped crosswalk treatments.
The Beacon, a two-building housing complex in the Downtown area, is now housing more than 200 veterans and seniors, many of who have experienced homelessness, officials announced.
Currently, the roughly 2,700-square foot property at 1900 Willow Street is fenced off, which had served as parking space for the customers of some of the six adjacent businesses.
Solar canopy installations on three designated public parking facilities in the Downtown area are now being built, marking the first of two phases of a solar project series throughout the Long Beach, the public works department announced Friday.
A preliminary investigation suggests that the victim was near an alley when an “unknown number of suspects” approached and and then fired at the man, police said.
Anyone interested in donating toys can do so by either dropping them off at a West Long Beach location or requesting a pickup from volunteers helping Westside Elevate, the organization hosting the toy drive.
The two displaced residents are being assisted by American Red Cross, which typically provides food and temporary shelter for residents displaced by a fire.
A man in critical but stable condition was transported to a local hospital after he was shot in a road rage incident in Central Long Beach on Saturday night, police said.
The California Native American Heritage Commission, a governor-appointed agency, said their staff still needs to collect more research before proceeding.
The fire was put out in about 20 minutes, but left hazy air and the smell of smoke in the Downtown area.