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Councilmember AL AUSTIN II

Al Austin II was elected in 2012 to the Long Beach City Council, representing the Eighth District, which includes Bixby Knolls, Los Cerritos and parts of North Long Beach.

Since taking office, Councilmember Austin has focused on promoting strong and safe neighborhoods, and revitalizing the commercial corridors.

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 Staff

Jonathan Kraus, Chief of Staff
Melody Ngaue-Tuuholoaki, Field Representative
Heather Morrison, Communications Deputy
Monique San, Legislative Aide / Scheduler


Latest News

Construction of New Post Office is Underway

Senior Programming at the Expo Arts Center
Tuesdays and Thursdays

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Expo Arts Center
4321 Atlantic Ave.

The Eighth District Senior Advisory Committee, in partnership with Councilmember Austin's office, launched a new senior activities program last October.

Two years ago, community members in the neighborhoods near Market Street got together for a series of visioning sessions about the Market Street corridor between Atlantic Avenue and the Los Angeles River. Global Green then wrote this draft assessment, outlining some of the possibilities for enhancing the area.  Global Green's findings will help to inform future projects in the area.
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