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News ImageCity of Long Beach, as the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Long Beach Agenda of May 5, 2015
The City of Long Beach, as the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Long Beach Meeting Agenda of May 5, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. is now available.

Please click here to view the agenda.

News ImagePublic Invited to Scoping Meeting on the Draft Supplemental EIR for the New Civic Center Project, Thursday, April 30

The City is preparing a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) on the new Civic Center Project addressing the environmental impacts of the project. The public is invited to attend a scoping meeting to address the scope of the SEIR on Thursday, April 30, 2015, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Long Beach Main Library, Lower Lobby, 101 Pacific Avenue.

Click here to view the Notice of Preparation (NOP) and Initial Study.

News ImagePlanning Commission 2014 Year in Review
The Long Beach Planning Commission (PC) plays a key role in shaping the City's built environment. Click here to read about key projects the PC took action on in 2014, spawning more innovative, safe, and attractive development opportunities that will allow Long Beach to grow and thrive. 

News ImageDowntown Plan Update 2014
Since its adoption in January 2012, the Downtown Plan (PD-30) has proved to be a key catalyst in the ongoing revitalization of Downtown Long Beach - providing refined standards that mandate high-quality, context-sensitive building designs that promote a forward-looking Downtown identity. Click here for an update on development projects within the Downtown Plan area.

News ImageMidtown Specific Plan - Revitalizing One of the City's Primary Transit Corridors
The Midtown Specific Plan is a new land use planning effort that will affect Long Beach Boulevard from Anaheim Street to Wardlow Road. The public was invited to provide input at a scoping meeting on Wednesday, March 25 at Veteran’s Memorial Park. Click on the documents below for more information.

here to view Press Release.
here to view Scoping Meeting Presentation.
Click here to view Scoping Meeting Posters.
Click here to view Draft Specific Plan.
here to view Environmental Reports.


News ImageLinda F. Tatum, AICP, Appointed Planning Bureau Manager
Linda Tatum, AICP, former Acting Director of Economic and Community Development Department for the City of Inglewood, has joined the City as Planning Bureau Manager for Long Beach Development Services.  Click here for more information.

News ImageLBDS 1Q15 Newsletter Now Available!
This issue showcases current and upcoming development projects, noteworthy accomplishments in 2014, updates on new initiatives, and further highlights our continual efforts to help build a dynamic, safe and sustainable Long Beach. Click here to view.

News ImageOffice of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) 3 Clinic Requirements
The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) is responsible for regulations pertaining to licensed clinics. Significant changes have been made for OSHPD 3 Clinics as in the 2013 edition of the California Building Standards Code. Click here for more information. 


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