Long Beach Violence Prevention Plan

May. 5, 2013 / By

030913forumphoto copyThe City of Long Beach is currently developing a comprehensive Violence Prevention Plan. The city has convened an advisory committee composed of over 40 members. Tracy Colunga, the city’s Violence Prevention Coordinator, explains the plan’s development process in a powerpoint prevention.

The powerpoint can also be found on the City of Long Beach Website.

One of the consultants hired to help the city develop the plan is Mario Maciel. He’s a Division Manager for the City of San Jose and member of their Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force. Maciel offered some advice to Long Beach as the city goes about developing their Plan.

Additional meetings dates:

Community Forum
Houghton Park
6301 Myrtle Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90805
June 1, 2013
12pm to 3pm
Community Forum
El Dorado Park West 
Community Center
2800 N Studebaker Rd, 
Long Beach, CA 90815
June 20 
6pm to 8pm
End Abuse LB
Alpert Jewish Community Center, 
3801 E Willow St, Long Beach, CA
May 9, 2013
8:15am – Introductions
8:20am to 9:30am
Long Beach GRIP
Union Bank 
1900 Atlantic Avenue – 2ndFloor, 
Long Beach, CA
May 13, 2013
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Focus Group
Latino Community
Partner with Centro Cha
Centro CHA
1900 Atlantic Avenue – 2ndFloor, 
Long Beach, CA
May 31, 2013
6pm to 8pm
Focus Group
Faith Community
Jordan High School
6500 Atlantic Ave. 
Long Beach, CA 90805
June 1, 2013
9am to 11am
Focus Group
Long Beach Elder Abuse Prevention Team
Miller Family Health Education Center, 
3820 Cherry Avenue, 
Long Beach, CA 90807
June 20, 2013
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Focus Group
Cambodian Community
Partner with UCC
MacArthur Park
1321 E. Anaheim St.
Long Beach, CA, 90813
July 31, 2013
6pm to 8pm


For more information, contact Tracy Colunga, Violence Prevention Coordinator, City of Long Beach,  562-570-4413, [email protected] 

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