The coronavirus pandemic has impacted parts of the city more severely than others, and a recent health assessment of Long Beach conducted before the pandemic began may hold clues as to why.
The man, 40, was pulled out of the water and was safely onboard a Cabrillo Baywatch boat.
Two non-fatal shooting and stabbing incidents occurred Friday night Long Beach police said.
If approved, the increase would boost Signal Hill’s current rate of 9.5% to be on par with Long Beach’s 10.25%.
A housing and resource center for homeless individuals in North Long Beach originally slated to open earlier this month was set back. The project is now on track to be operational in September.
Signal Hill Petroleum and the City of Signal Hill are conducting weekly video meetings to discuss a major housing- and retail-development project that seemed as though was placed on the backburner and forgotten about.
Para muchos residentes, Long Beach es una historia de dos ciudades, donde las disparidades en delincuencia, ingresos, educación y salud han existido durante décadas. Los expertos dicen que esas desigualdades se han convertido en una clara visión a medida que el coronavirus devasta las comunidades vulnerables.
Revenue collected through the tax would be used to fund racial equity initiatives.
The Central and North Long Beach zip codes have the city’s highest rates of coronavirus cases.
Long Beach police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection to a theft at a liquor store that took place Thursday night near the Washington neighborhood.