The public is invited to attend community workshops to learn more about the Southeast Area Specific Plan, a three-year effort to comprehensively review and update the zoning code historically known as the Southeast Area Development and Improvement Plan (SEADIP). The public can attend either of the following workshops:Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:30 pm, Best Western Golden Sails Hotel Seafarer Room, 6285 E. Pacific Coast Highway
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10:00 am, Seaport Marina Hotel, 6400 E. Pacific Coast Highway
Both workshops will provide the community with an opportunity to participate in an interactive visioning exercise, speak one-on-one with the project team, and discuss ideas with fellow community members. Click here for details.
Click here for more information on the Southeast Area Specific Plan.
Long Beach Development Services re-launches new quarterly newsletter. The newsletter showcases the Department's accomplishments, highlights current and upcoming projects, and informs readers on the programs and services offered by LBDS. Click here to view.
|A new Sign Ordinance was adopted by the City Council and went into effect on October 3, 2013. This new ordinance regulates all on-premise signs throughout the City. |
Click here to view the convenient guide describing the new sign regulations.
Click here to view the ordinance.
For additional information, visit the public counter on the 4th Floor of City Hall, or call the Planning Bureau at (562) 570-6194.
|The City of Long Beach is pleased to provide residents, businesses, owners, design professionals, the construction industries, etc., with the 2014 Edition of the Long Beach Building Standards Code, which compiles all related municipal codes and administrative codes pertaining to the construction standards into one location. |
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|The City of Long Beach is pleased to present the Adopted 2013 to 2021 Long Beach Housing Element, which has been certified and found in full compliance with State housing element law (GC, Article 10.6) by the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) as of April 2, 2014. The document incorporates numerous changes made during the adoption process, which included meetings with the community, stakeholders, the HCD, and study sessions and hearings before the Planning Commission and City Council. Click here for more information.|
|The City of Long Beach has begun a new effort to comprehensively review and update the project known as the Southeast Area Development and Improvement Plan (SEADIP), an area covering 1,500 acres of southeast Long Beach.|
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At the December 18, 2013, meeting of the California Building Standards Commission (CBSC), the CBSC approved changing the effective date of the recently published 2013 California Energy Code, Part 6, and the 2013 California Administrative Code, Chapter 10, Part 1, Title 24, California Code of Regulations, from January 1, 2014, to July 1, 2014. The CBSC also addressed the necessary change in the effective date of affected energy provisions only in the 2013 California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen), Part 11, Title 24, California Code of Regulations.
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The City of Long Beach is pleased to present a Revised Public Review Draft 2013-2021 Long Beach Housing Element. The document, available on the City's website beginning on November 5, 2013, incorporates numerous changes to the original document made available on June 14, 2013 and to the more recent version made available on July 3, 2013. here for more information and to view the Revised Public Review Draft Housing Element.