LAUSD Grand Arts Festival, Mayor Garcetti’s State of the City

From downtown los angeles: This is the City, a podcast focusing on the politics, art and culture of Los Angeles. This week we learn more about the LAUSD Grand Arts Festival hitting Grand park this weekend. Also we’ll preview tonight’s State of the city speech from Mayor Eric Garcetti

 

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Episode 42: LAUSD Grand Arts Festival, Mayor Garcetti’s State of the City

Check out more on LAUSD’s Grand Arts Festival here

http://home.lausd.net/apps/news/article/554030

 

And watch Mayor Garcetti’s State of the city speech online here

http://lamayor.org/SOTC2016

LA Taco Fest, DTLA Town Hall

This week City Attorney Mike Feuer held a town hall style forum at the Central Library. We’ll bring you audio of the event that some say was derailed as soon as it began

Also this weekend Grand Park welcomes the 5th Annual taco fest to downtown LA, we talk to Eric Hubbard of Jovenes inc about the event and the organization it benefits.

 

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Metro Bike Share, Grand Park 4th Of July

This week we head to Grand Park and speak with programming director Julia Diamond and event host Mario Hernandez about the fourth of July Block party and how residents and visitors can enjoy a summer in the beautiful green space in the heart of our civic center.

 

Also Bike Share is on it’s way LA!. The metropolitan transit authority announced the arrival of 65 stations and nearly 1,100 bikes slated for spring 2016. We talk to representatives from Metro and the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition about this highly anticipated program

 

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