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Downtown Long Beach

by Bruce on March 23, 2011

in Downtown Long Beach Lifetyle,Long Beach Community

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Downtown Long Beach LifestyleThe History of Downtown Long Beach

A great place to Live & Work, Downtown Long Beach has it all! A nice mixture of old with the new and staying very modernized is they city to this community and contributes to it’s economical success.

Once a neighborhood of primarily high industrial and commerce…you can now find yourself staring at a Luxury Tower of condos, Lofts or apartments. This process has been going on for decades and will continue for the years to come.

Another nice and very beneficial feature to this community is how great the public transportation business has made it’s mark here. No need to drive to work and sit in traffic, just simply hop on the bus and be taken to your destination in minutes, saving you the headache!

How to get yourself here?

Find yourself behind these places of interest(the Los Angeles River to the west, the Pacific Ocean to the south, Alamitos Avenue to the east, and 7th Street to the north.) and your in the right spot.

Local Schools

Elementary – Chavez Elementary School, Edison Elementary School

Middle – Stevenson Middle School, Washington Middle School

High – Polytechnic High School

Parks

Rich in history and open to change the beautiful Lincoln Park, formerly Pacific Park, was founded in 1888 and has grown substantially over the years. The park has it’s new name from a statue located in the park of Abraham Lincoln which was placed in the early 1900′s. Complete with a beautiful Japanese garden and plenty of tables for a picnic you have it all right here, especially with the newest addition of a Dog Park that many come to enjoy with their four legged friends.

Local Businesses

All the information you need to know about the local businesses in one easy to use tool! Find local restaurants, bars, clubs, places to shop, & more with just a few clicks.

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