Mayor Robert Garcia to Deliver State of the City on Tuesday

Mayor Robert Garcia speaks during the 2015 State of the City. File photo.

Hear about what city officials have been working on and what projects are in the works when Mayor Robert Garcia delivers the 2017 State of the City, scheduled to take place in downtown Long Beach Tuesday, January 10.

“I’m going to plan on talking [about] a lot of the amazing things that have happened in the last couple of years for the city,” Garcia told the Post.

He said he also plans on speaking about infrastructure improvements under Measure A, park improvements, climate change, jobs, unemployment and public safety.

The event will begin with a reception at 5:00PM, followed by the program at 6:00PM. Guests will be able to enjoy food trucks, games, refreshments and photos with friends until 8:00PM. The event will be held at the Terrace Theater, in the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.

To RSVP to the free event, click here

The Terrace Theater is located at 300 East Ocean Boulevard.

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Stephanie Rivera is the immigration and diversity reporter for the Long Beach Post. Growing up as one of six kids in the working-class immigrant suburb of South Gate, she was taught the importance of civic engagement and to show compassion for others. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015. An avid Harry Potter fan, Stephanie now lives in Bixby Knolls with her boyfriend and their bearded dragon, Austin.
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