Live Nation
$170,000 for Live Nation? Nice going, L.A.

To the editor: Ignoring that we have to rebuild our infrastructure and support overly generous city worker benefits, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti now wants taxpayers to kick in $170,000 to help cover the cost of a two-day concert staged by Live Nation last September. ("Made in America music festival may cost L.A. taxpayers about $170,000," Nov. 10) When Garcetti can keep the water flowing without interruption, lower parking ticket costs, house the homeless and reform pensions, maybe we can talk about giving $170,000 to Live Nation. Until then, he is betraying my trust and that of others who voted for him to be a thoughtful and fiscally responsible mayor, not another Antonio...