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News Image 4th of July Holiday Closures
Please see helpful closure information for the 4th of July Holiday!
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News Image 'Chat with Pat' with Mayor Foster!
Join me for my monthly community meeting on Wednesday, July 2nd at the Los Altos Library with special guest Mayor Bob Foster!
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News Image Internship Opportunities!
We are currently looking for a student who is interested in legislation and public policy for our summer internship program. Please share the flyer below with anyone who may be interested. Feel free to call my office at 562-570-6918 with any questions.
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News Image Chat with Pat - Summer Events Kick-off!
I hope you can join me on June 4th at 4:30 p.m. at the Los Altos Library for a Chat with Pat!
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News Image O'Donnell Makes Waves with Breakwater Awareness Month!
I have christened June as Breakwater Awareness Month - a cause to bring together surfers and beach goers across Long Beach in remembrance of Long Beach's glory days.
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News Image Mayoral Candidates at May 7th Chat with Pat!
Join me on May 7th at 4:30 p.m. for my monthly community meeting at the Los Altos Public Library, 5614 E. Britton. I will welcome the mayoral candidates as my special guests!
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News Image Fourth District Spring Egg Hunt
Councilmember Patrick O'Donnell is pleased to invite local families to the Fourth District Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 12 at Los Altos Park from 10:00 am 12:00 pm.


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News Image Chat with Pat April 2nd!
Join me for my monthly "Chat with Pat" community meeting on April 2nd at the Los Altos Public Library!
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News Image Chat with Pat on Wednesday, March 5th!
Join me on March 5th for my monthly Chat with Pat at the Los Altos Public Library! 5614 E. Britton
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News Image District 4 Park Projects Update!
As your Councilmember, I saw a great need to reinvest in our parks. After listening to your suggestions, I have pushed for many enhancements and wanted to share what has been accomplished so far. 
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News Image Snow Day Coming to Whaley Park February 22nd!
Councilmember O'Donnell Presents: Snow Day - A Free Community Event being held on Saturday, February 22nd at Whaley Park!
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News Image Chat with Pat February 5th!
Join me for my montly community meeting on Wednesday, February 5th at the Los Altos Public Library, 5614 E. Britton Drive.
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News Image Human Trafficking - Ending Modern Day Slavery
Human Trafficking is a form of modern day slavery and must be stopped.
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News Image Unhealthy Air Quality Safety Tips
Due to the Colby Fire burning in the Angeles National Forest, the South Coast Air Quality Management District has issued an advisory on the unhealthy air quality forecasted for parts of LA County, including Long Beach.
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News Image Recycle Your Holiday Tree
The City of Long Beach is pleased to offer a free Holiday Tree Recycling program. This program allows residents to drop-off holiday trees at several locations from December 26th through January 12th. 

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News Image Celebrate the Belmont Pool Reopening Thursday 12/19!
I am excited to announce that a public grand opening ceremony for the temporary Belmont Pool will be held this coming Thursday, December 19th at 4:00 p.m. at 4000 Olympic Plaza.

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News Image Holiday Safety Tips
Check out some helpful holiday safety tips from our Long Beach Police Department!
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News Image Chat with Pat "2013 Year in Review"
Join me for my last "Chat with Pat" of 2013 on December 4th at the Los Altos Library!
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News Image Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule and Closures
Please see some helpful closure information for the Thanksgiving Holiday!
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News Image Plant a Garden at Orizaba Park!
Sign up today to participate at the new Community Garden at Orizaba Park!
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News Image City Attorney to Speak at November 6th 'Chat with Pat'
Join me for my monthly 'Chat with Pat' as I welcome City Attorney Charles Parkin to speak on November 6th!
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News Image 4th District Neighborhood: Quiet and Safe Area with Much History!
I had time to talk to the Press-Telegram about some good things happening in the 4th District, which includes 90804 and 90815 zip codes. There is plenty going on! Check out the following news stories!
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News Image 4th District Aquarium Night!
Get ready for a night of family fun at the Aquarium of the Pacific! Enjoy FREE ADMISSION!
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News Image Orizaba Cultural Festival October 19th
Join Councilmember O'Donnell for a celebration of multiculturalism and diversity at the Orizaba Cultural Festival on Saturday, October 19th!
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News Image Chief McDonnell to Speak at 'Chat with Pat' October 2nd!
Join me for my monthly 'Chat with Pat' community meeting on Wednesday, October 2nd at the Los Altos Library! 5614 E. Britton Drive
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News Image WESCA Neighborhood Clean up at Orizaba Park September 28th!
Join the West East Side Community Association (WESCA) for a neighborhood clean up and Orizaba Park Community Garden Work Party this Saturday, September 28th! 
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News Image Spanish Community Event at Freeman PAL Center September 25th!
Join us at the Freeman PAL Center for a Spanish Community Meeting!
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News Image Neil Diamond Tribute Band at Whaley Park September 20th!
I am pleased to bring Neil Diamond Tribute Band "Hot August Night" to Whaley Park on September 20th! Details:
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News Image Doing Business in Long Beach Workshop at WE Labs!
Doing Business in Long Beach Workshop Coming Soon at WE Labs!
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News Image Summer Fun Day at Whaley Park August 25th
Councilmember will host Summer Fun Day at Whaley Park on August 25th! The Elm Street Band will be performing! The event is free and open to all who attend.
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