Assemblymember O’Donnell’s bill funding Long Beach oil well cleanup signed by Governor

New law increases funding for removal of abandoned oil facilities in Long Beach Tidelands

(SACRAMENTO) A.B. 353, authored by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D–Long Beach), has been signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom. This legislation will protect Long Beach and its Tidelands by setting aside money to cover the eventual costs of transitioning Long Beach oil operations without damaging the environment.

O’Donnell Statement Regarding SB 866

“I consider myself a pro-vaxxer and have been vaccinated, boosted and have had COVID-19 twice. Further, I support vaccination requirements for public health purposes. However, S.B. 866 is an overreach.

Assemblymember O’Donnell Honors 2022 Women of Distinction

Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach) hosted his annual Assembly District 70 Women of Distinction recognition event on March 26 in celebration of Women’s History Month. The Assemblymember honored 22 outstanding women who live, work or volunteer in the 70th Assembly District and who go above and beyond in service to others. The honorees were nominated by the public and selected by the Assemblymember for their noteworthy and important contributions to our community.