Nineteen people signed onto the letter calling for Julio Perez, the former executive director of the Orange County Labor Federation to be terminated. The include seven current Orange County council members and mayors and the char of the Democratic Party of Orange County.
The California Native American Heritage Commission, a governor-appointed agency, said their staff still needs to collect more research before proceeding.
A state commission charged with protecting indigenous resources on Friday will consider opening an investigation into CSULB’s treatment of sacred Native American land.
Cal State Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley said in a video in January that the university will not build on top of its sacred indigenous land, Puvungna, but tribal leaders want the promise to be legally binding.
Olson started his career as a high school coach in Minnesota and Southern California before becoming the head coach at Long Beach City College, where he won the state junior college title in 1971.
Someone left a 5-gallon bucket of chlorine outside the fire station near Cal State Long Beach Wednesday morning, sparking a brief street closure so hazmat crews could investigate.
The campuses have been closed since March because of the COVID-19 outbreak and athletic events have been canceled.
Alternative forms of instruction will begin next Wednesday and the campus anticipates resuming regular operations on April 20, barring any change in safety assessments.
While Cal State Long Beach is popular, it’s also more selective. The university’s acceptance rate is 28%.