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Last month, he introduced a council motion saying that no permits should be provided for the event until questions are answered about its impact on the surrounding neighborhood.
Grand Park has grown increasingly popular as a venue since it opened in 2012. A Fourth of July fireworks event last year drew 12,000 people. Months later, a
Garcetti spokesman Yusef Robb said the mayor's office invited Huizar to the event and will continue talking to him about ways to address the festival's impact on its neighbors.
"We want to work together with the council office to make sure this concert is positive for concert-goers and residents alike," Robb said. "There is plenty of time to work all these issues out, and we're going to."