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A HISTORIC INVESTMENT IN PUBLIC SAFETY & INFRASTRUCTURE

Measure A (2016) is a Long Beach ballot initiative approved by voters as a 10 year sales tax to fund public infrastructure and public safety services. View our FAQ page to learn more.

 

Video: Measure A Kick-Off, Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and East Jackson Street, Long Beach, 90805 

Infrastructure Progression Chart and Project Sheets


Mobility Section Public Section Parks Section

PUBLIC SAFETY

The Measure A Year One Investment Plan* includes $9,334,059 for Public Safety in FY 17.
Public Safety investments include:

  • $2,296,881 for the restoration of Fire Engine 8
  • $2,372,829 for the restoration of Police South Division
  • $650,000 for the restoration of Fire Paramedic Rescue 12
  • $850,000 for the restoration of Police Academy Staffing
  • $2,254,496 to maintain Police services
  • $909,853 to maintain Fire services
  • * As revised per City Council direction at their meeting of February 14, 2017.

INFRASTRUCTURE

The Measure A Year One Investment Plan* includes an estimated $25,739,000 for capital improvement projects to help rebuild Long Beach’s infrastructure in FY 17.
Infrastructure investments include:

  • $17,570,000 for Streets**
  • $6,098,000 for Parks
  • $2,071,000 for Public Facilities
  • * As revised per City Council direction at their meeting of February 14, 2017.
    ** Includes $50,000 for Street Signage Investments
$150 Million Infrastructure Investment Plan Map (English) $150 Million Infrastructure Investment Plan Map (Spanish)

Year One Infrastructure Investment Map

Year One Project Listing

MEASURE A CITIZENS’ ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Measure A established a five-member Citizens’ Advisory Committee to periodically review the City’s use of revenues generated by the tax and make recommendations to the City Council with regard to the use of the tax. The members of the Citizens’ Advisory Committee are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council.

Steve Neal, Chair
Jane Netherton, Vice Chair
Judy Ross, Member
Mary Stephens, Member
Miles Nevin, Member

Citizens’ Advisory Committee Meetings & Agendas

REPORTS & PRESENTATIONS

PROJECT UPDATES

August 2017 Project Sheets
FY 2017 Measure A Project Status Sheets

PRESS RELEASE

City of Long Beach Marks One-Year Anniversary of Voters Passing Measure A - 6.7.17