To hold a Veterans Day Parade along an empty parade route is embarrassing and does not honor our veterans. To hold a concurrent festival at the parade site further dilutes the meaning of the event and further illustrates the lack of understanding our city officials have for those who served in the military.
The reality is that the authorities, starting with our council representative, continue to fail the public in their most basic duty: full transparency.
While city management is working on developing a plan for the temporary and permanent replacement of Fire Station 9, it is imperative that we provide the funding necessary to put a new temporary fire station in place as soon as possible.
After many rejections, I came to realize that the UC’s weren’t the best option for me. I thought hard about my goals: studying abroad, interning and living locally, and found that Cal State Long Beach was the perfect fit.
Your input is extremely important, as SCAG is committed to settling on the fairest methodology possible and doing so in an open and transparent process. More importantly, we are taking the lead in addressing a housing crisis that stands as the single biggest threat to our quality of life throughout Southern California.
This water rate increase will affect all residents but in disproportionate ways. Those without discretionary income will find the monthly increase (estimated at $6 per month) a hardship. Somewhere in Long Beach, a child will not get a sweatshirt or a daily bath and trees and plant life will suffer.
Since recreational cannabis became legal in California, consumers have been challenged with learning the nuances of legal and illegal cannabis.