Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Announces Pilot "Universal Income Program" For Families In Need
August 25, 2020
Long Beach city leaders are considering a pilot "Universal Basic Income Program" to help the city’s most vulnerable residents.
As part of a pilot program in need residents who qualify would sign up to receive monthly cash payments to help with food, housing and to make ends meet during these unprecedented times. The program will be developed with a limited number of participants over the next few months.
Mayor Robert Garcia will roll out a universal income program as a pilot program for a select number of Long Beach residents - Photo Joe Raedle / Getty Images