ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

The City became apparent that entrepreneurship was the biggest hurdle and thus became the focus of our first round of initiatives.

During our initial exploration and research on the challenges facing the City of Long Beach, it became apparent that entrepreneurship was the biggest hurdle, and thus became the focus of the i-team's first round of initiatives.

ECON DEV BLUEPRINT

 

The City's ten year strategy to grow businesses, jobs, and opportunities.

BIZPORT

 

The central clearing house of everything

 needed to successfully start and a grow a business in Long Beach.

HUBS & SPACES

 

Creating new or using existing facilities throughout the city as hubs to connect people and institutions.

OPEN PROCUREMENT

 

Opening the procurement process to small businesses by making the process of becoming a city vendor less costly and confusing.

iCLIPS

 

Simple How-to-Videos available in multiple languages on how to start and grow a business in the City.

INNOVATION WEEK

 

Showcasing the City of Long Beach as a regional and national leader in civic, social, and government innovation.

INSPECTOR GADGET

 

An on-line platform that streamlines the inspection process.

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