Meet Robert

Dr. Robert Garcia, 37, is an accomplished educator and the 28th Mayor of Long Beach. Mayor Garcia has taken a leadership role in economic development and investing in technology. He is committed to moving Long Beach forward by attracting tech and green jobs, creating new educational partnerships, and making government more efficient.

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Frank Gehry and the LA River

Aug 10, 2015
Revitalizing the Los Angeles River in Long Beach has been a priority of mine since serving on the City Council.  For the past few years, the City has been working with the LA River Revitalization Corporation to completely transform the LA...

Voting Rights & Welcoming our New City Clerk

Aug 06, 2015
Today is a profoundly important anniversary for all Americans and for the principles we hold dear. On August 6, 1965, President Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act, which outlawed discriminatory barriers to voting and brought the power of the Federal...

Join Me for National Night Out

Aug 04, 2015
Tonight, instead of holding its regularly scheduled meeting at City Hall, the City Council will convene the first budget hearing of the year, and then go out into the community to participate in an important event happening all over the...

Meet the Mayor

Jul 31, 2015
I want to invite you to join me at one of four “Meet the Mayor” events I will be holding this summer, starting tomorrow. These casual, informal events will be held at different neighborhood libraries over the next four Saturdays...