Road work continues on massive overhaul of Broadway corridor in Long Beach

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Photo by Brian Addison. Above: workers begin construction on Broadway at Falcon. Over a year after the announcement that the Broadway Corridor between Junipero and Alamitos Avenues would be receiving a massive and much-needed overhaul, work has formally begun...
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The Highlight of the Broadway Project in Long Beach Isn’t More Parking—the Real Gem Is that We’re Getting an Entirely New Street

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Photo by Brian Addison I didn’t write about the City of Long Beach beginning on one of Long Beach’s biggest infrastructural projects—renovating and basically replacing one of Broadway’s most pedestrian-heavy stretches—because, well, I had already written about it. But...
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Long Beach’s Broadway Corridor to Get Protected Bike Lanes, Expanded Sidewalks, More

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Photo by Brian Addison. Much to the applause of urbanists and lovers of streets, Mayor Robert Garcia and the Long Beach’s Public Works Departments came out with great news at today’s Broadway Visioning Forum: the in-dire-need-of-love Broadway Corridor will...
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After Plans Put on Shelves, Talks Return to Fix Long Beach’s Broadway Corridor

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Oh thank the gods, Long Beach is deciding to return the talks back to focusing on the rundown Broadway corridor, a street in dire need of better sidewalks, road repairs, and a desperate need to slow down traffic that...
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