Our Future North Long Beach October 5th!
Join us for Our Future North Long Beach as we kick off Phase II of UPLAN on Saturday, October 5th! Come learn about the changes in North Long Beach and share with us what you want to see in your community. Stop by anytime between 11 am and 2 pm for food and family-friendly activities.
UPLAN Demonstration Project April 5th!
Join us for the UPLAN Demonstration Project and Workshop on Friday, April 5th! Come learn about the changes in North Long Beach and see the makeover for two vacant storefronts with community photos and art. Stop by anytime between 3 and 7 pm for food, music, and family-friendly activities.
Zoning Concept Workshop Presentation
The UPLAN team hosted its first workshop on zoning and the proposed districts for Artesia and Atlantic Blvd. Read through the possible regulations and how zoning shapes your community.
February Zoning Workshop
For our February meeting, the UPLAN Team will be hosting a workshop on the zoning update and draft concepts for North Long Beach. Come learn more details about the zoning update and how it impacts your community. Refreshments will be provided!
UPLAN Draft Vision Statement Released
The UPLAN team is proud to present the draft Community Vision Statement for North Long Beach. The document reflect the goals of community members, and provides a blueprint for the North Long Beach of the future.
Caminata #6 en South Street/Walk Audit #6
El equipo UPLAN tuvo su sexta caminata en español en South Street. Lea el resumen del evento y sugerencias de como mejorar la avenida.
The UPLAN team hosted its sixth and final walk audit in Spanish along South Street. Read the event summary and corridor improvement suggestions.
Recap of UPLAN Walk Audit #5 at Long Beach Blvd
The UPLAN team hosted its fifth walk audit along Long Beach Boulevard with parents and youth from the area. Learn what participants uncovered in their on-the-ground analysis of the corridor.
Recap of UPLAN Walk Audit #4 on Artesia Boulevard
The UPLAN team hosted its fourth walk audit along Artesia Avenue, emphasizing age-friendly planning and complete neighborhoods for all ages. Learn about the audit results from participants along Artesial Boulevad.
Recap of UPLAN Walk Audit #3 at Jordan High School
The UPLAN team partnered with Jordan High School to conduct its third walk audit and assess the area around the school. Learn about the infrastructure and land use conditions that participants assessed, along with other findings that will inform the Uptown vision.
Recap of UPLAN Walk Audit #2 at Carmelitos
The UPLAN team partnered with Carmelitos Housing to host its second walk audit along Atlantic Boulevard. Participants looked at strategies to increase connectivity and mobility between Carmelitos and the surrounding community.
South Street Caminata #6
Únase al equipo de UPLAN para una caminata en español comenzando en la biblioteca Michelle Obama y siguiendo por South Street para analizar como mejorar la via pública, los negocios, y las viviendas en North Long Beach.
Long Beach Boulevard Walk Audit #5
Join the UPLAN team for a walk audit starting at Starr King Elementary and going up Long Beach Blvd and Artesia Blvd to evaluate the built environment along this section of North Long Beach.
Artesia Blvd Walk Audit #4
Join the UPLAN team for a walk audit starting at Ramona Park and continuing along Artesia Blvd. We will explore ways to make the built environment more age-friendly for all ages.
Recap of UPLAN Walk Audit #1 on Atlantic Avenue
The UPLAN team hosted its first community walk audit at the July Advisory Committee meeting! Learn about the road, building, and land use conditions that participants assessed along Atlantic Avenue, along with other findings that will inform the Uptown vision.
Jordan HS Walk Audit #3
Join the UPLAN team for a walk audit starting at Jordan High School and going up Atlantic Ave and Artesia Ave to evaluate routes to and from school and street connections.
Recap of UPLAN visioning at July PopUPTown
The UPLAN team hosted its first pop-up workshop at the July PopUPTown Social! Learn what the most and least popular "building types" were among participants, along with other findings for the Uptown vision.
Carmelitos Walk Audit #2
Join the UPLAN team for a walk audit starting at Carmelitos Housing and going up Atlantic Ave to evaluate the buildings, streets, sidewalks, available services, resources and needs along Atlantic Ave.
North Long Beach by the Numbers
As part of the UPLAN process, the City team will use data to understand and tell the stories of North Long Beach residents and workers. Our first fact sheet shines a light on the diverse community that lives here and the next generation in Uptown.
PopUp Town Social
Join us this Thursday, July 26th from 5:30 to 8 pm at the monthly PopUPTown Social at Michelle Obama Library!