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Entries from September 27th, 2013

Vol. 35 No. 17– Sept. 27, 2013

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Around Town, Uncategorized

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Deadline looms for City of Long Beach to submit plans for former RDA properties

September 27th, 2013 · 1 Comment · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer The City of Long Beach has just a few short weeks to finalize and submit a report detailing a long-range management plan for property that belonged to the City’s former redevelopment agency (RDA). Since the redevelopment program was dissolved more than a year and a half ago, the future of its large […]

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New ‘North Town’ fire station opens 

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · News

After work stoppages, labor disputes and funding difficulties, there was one last thing to contend with to complete the nearly $10-million new, state-of-the-art Fire Station 12 in north Long Beach– pushing into the garage a shiny, red fire engine that has the words “North Town” emblazoned on the side of it. Hundreds of people gathered on Tuesday, […]

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Businesses investing in Signal Hill, Bixby Knolls storefronts and restaurants

September 27th, 2013 · 1 Comment · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer Though the economy may not have fully recovered yet, it appears that business owners see great potential in the local area and are investing in brick-and-mortar locations along local commercial corridors. At least three new sit-down restaurants are expected to open up soon in Signal Hill and Bixby Knolls while some […]

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State bill would remove restrictions on WRD’s reserve spending but also add budget oversight

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer A bill that was recently passed by the California State Legislature will temporarily remove restrictions on how the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) can spend its reserve money. But state lawmakers also agreed to maintain a cap on the water agency’s reserve fund and add an extra layer of […]

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