SECOND CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT OFFICE
City Hall: 333 W. Ocean Blvd., 14th Floor
CITY BUSINESS CONTACTS
David Khorram, Superintendent of Building & Safety
Oscar Orci, Deputy Director
Linda Tatum, AICP, Planning Manager
Amy J. Bodek, AICP, Director
BizPort, Long Beach’s Business Portal
CITY PHONE NUMBERS
Police Non-Emergency Dispatch (562) 435-6711
East Patrol Division (562) 570-5880
Fire Department Non-Emergency Line: (562) 570-2500
ADA Assistance/Info: (562) 570-6257
Animal Care Services: (562) 570-PETS
City Hall: (562) 570-6300
Code Enforcement: (562) 570-CODE
Drugs and Gangs: (562) 570-5808
Fallen Tree/Limb: (562) 570-2770 or (562) 435-6711
Homeless Services: (562) 570-4500
Noise Control: (562) 570-4126 (press 4)
Parkway Tree Trimming/Removal: (562) 570-2700
Power Lines: Southern California Edison (800) 611-1911
Shopping Cart Pick-Up: (800) 252-4613
Sidewalk Problems: (562) 570-2700
Street Lights (888) 544-4868
Street Potholes: (562) 570-3259
Street Sweeping: (562) 570-2890
Traffic Problems: (562) 570-7209
Terrorism Hotline: (562) 570-5593
Graffiti Hotline: (562) 570-2773
The City of Long Beach has programs designed to control the modern blight of graffiti. These include a Free Paint Program for property owners choosing to remove the graffiti themselves; a Graffiti Removal Program which utilizes a professional Paint Contractor to insure perfect paint match when necessary; the use of misdemeanor offenders performing community service by removing graffiti from major city corridors; a Graffiti Prevention Landscape Program that provides graffiti-deterrent vines and shrubs for walls and fences attractive to graffiti vandals; and a Graffiti Hotline for citizens to report “graffiti sightings” or request free paint.
GO LONG BEACH
GO Long Beach is a free application is designed to provide Long Beach residents, businesses owners, and visitors the opportunity to quickly submit service requests for issues such as graffiti, potholes and sign damage. Mobile phone users can simply download and open the app, select an issue, take a picture, and submit. The application sends the user’s exact location and reported issue directly to city staff. Users can track the status of requests. Also submit service requests via computer to GO Long Beach.
SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER (SBDC)
SBDC counselors are industry experts that have signed on to apply their expertise in assisting our clients. Counseling is divided into to general areas, core counseling services which are basic to all businesses and specialized counseling for unique business needs. Examples of counseling services offered include: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at Long Beach City College. SBDC website: http://longbeachsbdc.org.
COUNCIL OF BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS (COBA)
The City of Long Beach Council of Business Associations is a unified voice for advocacy, acts as an effective communication conduit between business communities, and is a simplified business resource center. COBA website: http://www.cobalb.com.
FOURTH STREET MERCHANT ASSOCATION
Is there something we can help you with? Contact the Fourth Street Merchant Association at 4thStreetLongBeach@gmail.com.
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