Long Beach, CA
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Please note: this meeting's minutes have not been finalized yet. Actions taken on legislation and their results are not available.
Meeting Name: Economic Development and Finance Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/1/2020 4:00 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Teleconference
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20-1135 11.120120-ED&F-Min Approval for 05/15/20Agenda ItemRecommendation to approve the minutes of the Economic Development and Finance Committee meeting held Friday, May 15, 2020.   Not available Not available
20-1139 12.120120-ED&F-Restaurant & Bar Retention ProgramAgenda ItemRecommendation to receive and file a report from Business Development Project Manager Eric Romero regarding the restaurant and bar retention program requested by the City Council; and refer to the City Council a recommendation for the City Manager to work with staff from the Economic Development Department to prepare a restaurant resiliency strategy to help locally-owned, full-service, sit-down restaurant owners survive the economic hardship caused by COVID-19.   Not available Not available
20-1136 13.120120-ED&F-CARES Act GrantAgenda ItemRecommendation to receive and file a report from Director of Economic Development John Keisler on the City of Long Beach Economic Equity Studies Program funded by the CARES Act.   Not available Not available
20-1138 14.120120-ED&F-Inclusive Recovery StrategyAgenda ItemRecommendation to refer to the City Council a recommendation for the City Manager to work with staff from the Economic Development Department, Office of Civic Innovation, Economic Development Commission, Long Beach Economic Partnership, Long Beach Center for Economic Inclusion, and industry partners to prepare an inclusive recovery strategy to help Long Beach businesses and workers quickly and effectively recover from the economic hardship caused by COVID-19.   Not available Not available
20-1137 15.120120-ED&F-Cannabis Equity ProgramAgenda ItemRecommendation to receive and file a report from Assistant to the City Manager, Ajay Kolluri regarding the Cannabis Equity Program including the recent recommendations from the City Manager regarding shared-use manufacturing, non-storefront (delivery-only) retail, storefront retail options; and, refer to the City Council a recommendation for the City Manager to work with the City Attorney to prepare an ordinance to allow shared-use manufacturing in Long Beach; and, refer to the City Council a recommendation for the City Manager to prepare a feasibility analysis for the licensing and regulating non-storefront (delivery-only) cannabis retail facilities in Long Beach and refer findings to the City Council for input and policy direction once complete.   Not available Not available