The first person I heard utter “the force is with us” in the wake of the announcement that Los Angeles was chosen to be the site of filmmaker
But he wasn’t the last to say it at the news conference at Los Angeles Mayor
We, too, are pleased that they chose Los Angeles and had urged them to do so. Garcetti was right — everyone in the public sphere came together on this. Garcetti and L.A. County Supervisor
Who would have thought 10 years ago that Los Angeles would beat out San Francisco, one of the greenest, most transit-friendly cities in the country, for an elaborate civic project? But, in fact, in a city notorious for being fragmented and traversable only by car, Exposition Park has become a hub of cultural institutions, housing the California Science Center, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, and the California African American Museum — all near the Expo light rail line and buses. But don't worry — there will still be plenty of parking.