Community Input Sought As Long Beach Crafts Short-Term Rental Ordinance

Short-term rentals (STR), more commonly referred to by the websites they’re secured through like Airbnb, are currently banned in Long Beach but listings on such sites still persist. At a meeting last year city staff acknowledged that it lacked the resources to enforce the ban so some members of the city council asked if they could amend the city’s municipal code to regulate them.