2017 Year in Review

The City of Long Beach is proud to release the 2017 Year in Review, a comprehensive review of the City’s accomplishments and accolades for the year. During 2017, the City received national recognition for its efforts in technology, equality, housing, green initiatives, city planning, leisure opportunities, and a world-class public library system.

The ongoing construction of the new Civic Center, the opening of Gumbiner Park, increased resources for public safety and improvements to our streets and infrastructure provided through Measure A, and a significant decrease in unemployment rate, are just a few major accomplishments and accolades for the City of Long Beach in 2017.