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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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Jonathan Kraus, Chief of Staff

Melody Ngaue-Tuuholoaki, Field Representative

Monique San Kosal, Legislative Aide / Scheduler

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Join Mayor Garcia and Councilmember Al Austin for the annual Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration on Tuesday, May 9th at Long Beach City Hall at 3:30 p.m.

Councilmember Austin in collaboration with Goodwill is hosting a free E-Waste Drive, Clothing Donation and Shred Fest Event. It will be this Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Scherer Park on corner of Del Amo and Atlantic.

The Goodwill collection will take place from 9:00am to 12:00pm and the Free Paper Shredding will take place ONLY from 9:00am to 11:00am. 
At the City Council FIS Feasibility Study Session on December 13, 2016, the City Manager was requested to provide written responses by Councilmember Austin regarding Jacobs' FIS Feasibility Study.
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