Mayor Foster describes lessons learned from ‘Great Recession,’ how it shaped LB’s character

Photo by Andy Witherspoon By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster was definitely upbeat in his “State of the City” speech Tuesday night, but he warned that the ongoing economic recession will continue to negatively impact the city’s revenues for the next several years. Foster spoke to a crowd of about 1,200…

Message from the Mayor

Signal Hill Finances Are Stable Despite the Economy By Mike Noll Signal Hill Mayor Many cities are feeling the financial strain caused by the troubled economy. Fortunately, the City of Signal Hill’s finances are stable because of prudent financial management and the economic development programs that have placed the City in a position to weather…

Message from the Mayor

by Mike Noll Signal Hill Mayor Signal Hill– Great Holiday Shopping Close to Home The holidays are here, which means it’s time to shop for gifts for our family, friends, and loved ones. Signal Hill has plenty of stores and restaurants to meet your holiday needs and is close to home. Does your family want…

Message from the Mayor : Signal Hill Police Department and community policing

By Michael Noll, Signal Hill Mayor The Signal Hill Police Department has embraced community policing as an extremely important crime fighting tool. Community policing has been a success through the police department’s crime prevention programs, such as Neighborhood Watch and National Night Out. Community policing is a collaborative effort between the police department and community…

Signal Hill recreation now and into the future

By Mike Noll Signal Hill Mayor Signal Hill is completing a survey of park and recreation needs of our community. WE NEED YOUR INPUT!! Over 300 random phone calls were made to residents during the month of May, and the City received valuable information. There is still time for seniors, families, and youth to provide…