The inclusionary housing ordinance could require set percentages of new construction project to be affordable housing units. Housing advocates say the majority of those units should be set aside for very-low income households.
City officials on Tuesday will propose a Long Beach Violence Interruption strategy, which will use community leaders and organizations to come up with strategies for intervention in vulnerable communities.
For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began, members of the public will soon have the chance to make their voices heard in real time at Long Beach City Council meetings.
A curfew may still be imposed at a later time, depending on “the situation at hand,” City Manager Tom Modica said.
Other colleagues of Al Austin described him as one of the most respectful councilman they’ve worked with. The dispute stems in part from Austin’s vote on hotel worker protections.