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CITY OF LONG BEACH Virtual Budget Conversation THIS WEEK!

Join the City of Long Beach – Proposed Fiscal Year 2023 (FY 23) Virtual Budget Conversation

The City of Long Beach is kicking off the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget development process. RSVP to join the conversation and share your priorities on city services at one of the upcoming virtual community meetings happening this week.

When: Tuesday, January 25

6:30p – 8:00p

When: Thursday, January 27

5:30p – 7:00p


Advanced registration is required in order to receive the link to the Zoom meeting. Interpretation services will be available. Those who require interpretation services may call 562.570.6465 at least 72 hours in advance of each meeting. 

This year, the Budget development process for FY 23 (October 2022 – September 2023) will begin with early community engagement, including two virtual citywide community meetings and a general survey. Community feedback will be reported to City Council in early Spring 2022 prior to the Proposed FY 23 Budget being developed.


Stop by Heritage Sandwich Shop TODAY, Saturday, January 22 from 11am to 1pm and pick up or drop off your mosaic heart kit and GRAB A BITE TO EAT. Heritage Sandwich Shop is located at 2030 E 7th Street in Long Beach.

The hearts we receive back from individuals and families will be part of a bigger community exhibit for display in the neighborhood.

Cannot make it by today? No problem! ArtWorksLBC will be at Rose Park on 8th & Orizaba Avenue every Thursday from 3pm to 4pm, so swing by and pick up or drop off your mosaic heart kit!

Follow us on Instagram @RoseParkLB or @ArtWorksLBC to find out where we will pop up next!

Watch the video to learn more about Hearts Across Long Beach with Dawn Mendelson & Luz Mack of ArtWorksLBC.

Pictured left to right: Mosaic artists Dawn Mendelson & Luz Mack, ArtWorksLBC

ArtWorksLBC fosters community engagement through the conduit of art. ArtWorksLBC is a community benefit project of Rose Park Neighborhood Association. More about ArtWorksLBC HERE or email to get involved!