Above: the new roundabout at 6th and Park.
This, Long Beach, is a really great intersection at 6th and Park, appropriate for the neighborhood its in.
It really wasn’t news ...On August 27, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Brian Addison. Above: a man bikes east on Anaheim St. above the 710.
I love West and North Long Beach. For me, they are the forgotten neighborhoods, ...On July 31, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Oh thank the gods, Long Beach is deciding to return the talks back to focusing on the rundown Broadway corridor, a street in dire need of better sidewalks, ...On May 4, 2017 / By Brian Addison
There’s more to the word and law behind “jaywalking” than meets the eye or common assumption.
In fact, lurking behind this common word and often-cited form of lawbreaking sits ...On April 14, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Long Beach Needs This is a series that addresses two things: Long Beach’s infamous “Manhattanitis,” where our people tend to stick to all-things-Long-Beach while rarely stepping outside and ...On March 16, 2017 / By Brian Addison
As the first half-year comes to a close, Long Beach is experiencing a tragic realization: the number of pedestrian killed by vehicles has already surpassed the total number ...On July 30, 2015 / By Brian Addison
Out of 178 applications vying for Metro money, 84 of those are part of the preliminary staff recommendations that means their project could become a reality. ...On July 6, 2015 / By Longbeachize Staff
Photos courtesy of Brian Addison.
There was something about Beach Streets that was inherently different than its northern CicLAvia counterpart: community.
CicLAvia becomes bombarded with mostly cyclists invading a typically-iconic ...On June 8, 2015 / By Longbeachize Staff
It’s the stretch of street that bears our namesake, from Anaheim all the way north to Spring: Long Beach Blvd. And the Midtown Specific Plan, as ...On April 16, 2015 / By Brian Addison
The westerly stretch of Anaheim between the Los Angeles River and 9th Street has been undergoing an improvement project for nearly a year and it is finally nearing ...On October 8, 2014 / By Brian Addison
The City of Long Beach has sent in their applications for CALTrans’ Active Transportation Program (ATP)—and the proposals are shaping up to be major infrastructural projects that cater ...On June 11, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Brian Addison.
Mayor Bob Foster, in his final stretch as Keeper, gave his final State of the City address to hundreds last night. Though addressing the Port ...On January 15, 2014 / By Brian Addison