City and Army Corps of Engineers Celebrate Partnership to Reconfigure the Breakwaters
However, the Corps is now cast as a partner in the effort.
|Surfing in Long Beach before the World War II-era breakwaters went up.|
The Long Beach Press-Telegram has the scoop on Mayor Bob Foster at 10 a.m. today leading a delegation of city and federal officials for a signing ceremony of what's known as the East San Pedro Bay Ecosystem Restoration process. The event is to be held at Bluff Park, just south of Ocean Boulevard between Cherry and Junipero avenues.
Councilman Patrick O'Donnell, a strong advocate for breakwater alterations to improve wave action, boasts to the P-T, "Long Beach isn't a voice in the wilderness." But there is still this to contend with: federal funding to conduct the study.
Enjoy the cricket serenade a bit longer, ladies and germs.