PRESS RELEASE

City of Long Beach 
Public Information Office
333 W. Ocean Blvd, 
Long Beach, CA 90802

5/21/2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 052119
Subject:
City of Long Beach Memorial Day Holiday Closures
Contact:
Kevin Lee
Public Affairs Officer
City Manager’s Office
562.570.6811
Kevin.Lee@longbeach.gov




City Offices and Services
City of Long Beach offices and services will adhere to the following schedule on Monday, May 27, 2019. City Hall re-opens on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.

Closed on Monday, May 27:

  • Animal Care Services and spcaLA
    • Career Transition Center
    • Center for Working Families
    • City Hall
    • Citizen Police Complaint Commission
    • Code Enforcement services
    • El Dorado Nature Center
    • Fire Headquarters, Support Services, Fire Prevention, & Operations, including Marine Safety Administration
    • Health Department and Health facilities
    • Housing Authority
    • Libraries
    • Neighborhood Resource Center
    • Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Center
    • Park offices and community park facilities
    • Police administration
    • Street Sweeping
    • Swimming pools
    • Towing and Lien Sales
      • Water Department (Water or Sewer Emergencies: 562.570.2390)

Open on Monday, May 27:

  • Fire Stations and Lifeguard Stations
  • El Dorado Regional Park
  • Main Police Station Front Desk
  • Marina offices (Alamitos Bay Marina, Shoreline Marina)
  • Refuse and Recycling Collection (offices will be closed by refuse and recycling will be collected as usual)
  • Gas Services Dispatch is open 24/7 for emergency calls 562.570.2140

Street Sweeping
There will be no scheduled street sweeping or enforcement of street sweeping violations on Monday, May 27. Street sweeping will resume its regular schedule on Tuesday, May 28.

Parking Enforcement
Read your parking meter: Parking meters will be enforced on Monday, May 27, unless the meter states "Exempt on Holidays." The days and hours of enforcement are displayed inside the meters.

Refuse/Recycling
Trash and Recycling will be collected as scheduled on Monday, May 27.

Towing and Lien Sales
The Towing Operations & Vehicle Storage Facility that is located at 3111 E. Willow Street between Temple Avenue and Redondo Avenue will be closed on Monday, May 27. Normal business hours are:

  • Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, 8.00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Closed Sunday and Holidays.

Vehicles and property are available for release outside of the hours listed above for an additional fee. More information can be found online.

Libraries
All Long Beach Public Libraries will be closed Saturday, May 25, 2019, in observance of Memorial Day. Bay Shore, Burnett, El Dorado and Michelle Obama Neighborhood Libraries will be open on Sunday, May 26.  All Libraries are closed on Mondays, per their normal schedule, and will reopen on Tuesday, May 28. The Main Library remains closed as it prepares for its summer 2019 grand opening at the new Main Library (200 W. Broadway Ave.). (The library catalogdownloads, and databases  are available 24/7.)

Media inquiries can be directed to Kevin Lee, Public Affairs Officer, City Manager’s Office, 562.570.6811 or Kevin.Lee@longbeach.gov.

About the City of Long Beach
Home to approximately 480,000 people, the multiple award-winning and innovative City of Long Beach offers all the world-class amenities of a large metropolitan city while maintaining a strong sense of individual and diverse neighborhoods nestled together along the California coast. As a full-service charter city, Long Beach is home to the Queen Mary, Aquarium of the Pacific, several museums and theaters, a highly-rated school district, Long Beach Airport, the Port of Long Beach, as well as many award-winning City departments such as Health, Parks, Recreation and Marine, Development Services and more. The City also has a highly-respected university and city college, two historic ranchos, five hospitals, five golf courses, 170 parks, miles of beaches, marinas, bike paths, and a Bike Share program.

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