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Press Advisory For Immediate Release 2/19/14

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Damien Newton damien@streetsblog.org

Next Week: Four Top Mayoral Contenders Discuss Active Living/Livabilty Issues at Mayoral Forum Who: Councilmember Robert Garcia, Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal, Doug Otto and Councilmember Gerrie Schipske will take part in a forum on issues of livability, transportation options, open space and public health. The event is sponsored by LongBeachize, an online news source for transportation issues, and co-sponsored by Bikeable Communities, Building Healthy Communities, the Long Beach Post, the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition, Pedal Love, Streetsblog Los Angeles and Pocrass and De Los Reyes Attorneys at Law. The event will be moderated by Alan Crawford, past mobility coordinator for the City of Long Beach and hosted by Brian Addison, editor of LongBeachize and the Long Beach Post. What: The forum will focus on four topics: 1. Parks, open space, & the environment; 2. Bicyclist rights & infrastructure; 3. Streets, urban design, and public infrastructure; 4. Sidewalks, transit, and pedestrian rights. The event will be translated into Spanish courtesy of Building Healthy Communities, Long Beach The event will be Live Streamed at http://tinyurl.com/SBTV-LBI More information on the forum can be found at: http://tinyurl.com/LBI-Forum When: Tuesday, February 15 at 7:00 pm Where: The Art Theathre, 2025 East 4th Street