A Historic Celebration of Little Arabia

The Arab American Civic Council was proud to host the official Little Arabia Celebration on Friday, October 28, 2022, which marked ‘Vote Early Day’, a civc holiday focused on helping every voter know how, where, and when they can vote early. Hundreds of community and supporters of Little Arabia gathered to celebrate the city of Anaheim’s formal designation of Little …

Anaheim City Council Votes in Favor of Designate Little Arabia

The Arab American Civic Council applauds the Anaheim City Council members for voting in favor of a formal designation of Little Arabia on Tuesday, August 23rd. After four decades of Arab American contributions and advocacy, the Council designated a portion of the Brookhurst Corridor, from Broadway to Ball, as Little Arabia. Council members also voted in favor of conducting a …

Little Arabia Designation Agendized for Discussion

The Arab American Civic Council applauds the Anaheim City Council for agendizing a discussion and possible action to formally designate Little Arabia, and urges all council members to support a formal designation of Little Arabia. #BREAKING: Anaheim Councilman @DrJoseFMoreno agendized the discussion of a formal designation of @LittleArabia on the August 23 Anaheim City Council meeting agenda! #designateLittleArabia pic.twitter.com/VkfbqT1d08 — …

Report: Little Arabia Community Needs Survey

The Arab American Civic Council (AACC) has released the results of its Community History and Needs Survey. The AACC surveyed business owners, residents, frequent visitors, and community leaders between December 2021 to April 2022. It consisted of seventeen (17) oral interviews and eighteen (18) online survey responses. The survey asked participants to define the meaning of Little Arabia in their …

Urge Anaheim’s City Council to Designate Little Arabia on June 7th

The Issue:  The Designation of Little Arabia has been ignored because of former Mayor Harry Sidhu’s corruptive practices.  After the recent allegations of corruption stemming from former Mayor Harry Sidhu, Arab American voters, residents, and workers in Anaheim wish to voice their disapproval. Former Mayor Harry Sidhu has tried to split the Arab community by bullying leading community figures. Sidhu …