Beverly O’Neill Endorses Long Beach City Attorney Charles Parkin
Long Beach, CA- Former Long Beach Mayor Beverly O’Neill has announced her endorsement of Charles Parkin for Long Beach City Attorney.
The three-term Mayor cited Parkin’s experience in the City Attorney’s office as the most important factor behind her decision. “Charlie’s years of experience in the City Attorney’s office has positively impacted the quality of life in each neighborhood of Long Beach,” O’Neill said. “At a time when voters will be electing a new Mayor and five new councilmembers, Charlie brings consistency and a wealth of knowledge which will keep our city moving in the right direction.”
Reacting to the former Mayor’s endosement, Parkin commented, “Mayor O’Neill is a respected Long Beach leader. I am honored to have her endorsement. We have had many opportunities to work together in the past to make Long Beach a world-class city.”
Parkin joined the City Attorney’s office in 1995 as a Deputy Attorney in Litigation after serving in the Long Beach Department of Oil Properties. Since joining the City Attorney’s office, Parkin has held the titles of Deputy City Attorney, Principal Deputy and Assistant City Attorney. The Long Beach City Council appointed Parkin full-time City Attorney in July of 2013.