Assemblymember O’Donnell Brings Local Beachgoers Together to Commemorate Lost Long Beach Waves

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

(Long Beach, CA) – Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D–Long Beach) kicked off Breakwater Awareness Month alongside local beach-lovers, high school surf coaches and students, family and friends at the 9th Annual Paddle Out in Memory of the Waves Ceremony. "We want our waves back," Assemblymember O'Donnell said. "The breakwater is bad for our water quality and bad for our local economy." The Long Beach Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation co-hosted this free event in support of efforts to sink the breakwater. MORE ...