Eric Garcetti

Councilman Joe Buscaino, left, with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, center, and Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson celebrate after a city council vote in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. The Los Angeles City Council cleared the way Tuesday for Garcetti to strike agreements for a 2024 Olympics bid, putting the city on the verge of becoming the U.S. contender after Boston's awkward collapse.

Mayor Garcetti joins Fred Roggin as USOC endorses LA for 2024 Olympics bid

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talked with Fred Roggin about the big news that L.A. got the nomination to return the summer Olympics back to the United States. Fred asks the mayor a lot of […]

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Los Angeles Olympics

An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024

The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles would be a $1 billion residential village, where thousands of athletes would eat, sleep and stroll on tree-lined walks and clipped lawns. But with […]

08/28/2015

Los Angeles Olympics

Los Angeles City Council to vote on authorizing Olympic bid

The president of the Los Angeles City Council has introduced a motion to give Mayor Eric Garcetti broad authority to negotiate a deal to host the 2024 Olympics. The Los Angeles Times reports that the motion […]

08/21/2015

Los Angeles Olympics

USOC optimistic Los Angeles will bid for 2024 Olympics

This time, U.S. Olympic leaders are looking to Los Angeles as a bidder for the 2024 Olympics — a city that actually wants to host the games. Encouraged by 81 percent support in a recent poll […]

08/13/2015

Eric Garcetti

After Boston bid ends, Eric Garcetti wants talks on 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Monday that he is eager to resume talks with the U.S. Olympic Committee on the possibility of bringing the 2024 Games to Southern California, after the committee severed ties […]

07/27/2015

The back side of the right-field scoreboard at Dodger Stadium.

Eric Garcetti weighs in on the Dodgers TV blackout and the NFL to LA saga

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti came on The Fred Roggin Show to talk about the Dodgers TV blackout and the NFL to Los Angeles saga. Find out which NFL scenario he favors and which is […]

06/02/2015