The firm was delinquent in reporting occupancy numbers and making tax payments for the Queen Mary hotel for 5 non-consecutive months dating back to November 2019.
For the first time in over 15 years, the Queen Mary’s exterior will be painted, to be restored to its original colors with the job expected to take about eight months.
The Queen Mary finally has a successor lessee, after the Long Beach City Council voted Tuesday night to end a years-long process and approve a contract with Urban Commons LLC for the ship and its surrounding property.
The Los Angeles-based real estate and investment firm Urban Commons unveiled its plans for The Queen Mary’s interior renovations this afternoon with a press event aboard the historic vessel.
Urban Commons, LLC, the real estate and investment firm tasked with renovating the interior of The Queen Mary as the successor lessee to the Garrison Investment Group, will unveil its plan for the great ship tomorrow onboard her majesty herself.
The owners of the Russian submarine named Scorpion are suing the company they leased the submarine to, alleging the entities are responsible for the Soviet Foxtrot-class vessel for falling into disrepair.
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia announced Wednesday his 12 appointments to the Queen Mary Land Development Task Force, which will make recommendations regarding how the 43.8-acre property might be developed around the historic, once-seafaring vessel.
At the next City Council meeting on June 23, the council will consider Mayor Robert Garcia and Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal’s proposal to create a Queen Mary Land Development Task Force.