Editor's Note: Thanks to all who submitted questions for Councilman Garcetti. No more questions are being taken. (3/26/2010)
An upcoming series of conversations with leading candidates in the Los Angeles mayoral race will feature Patch readers' questions—perhaps your own.
The "Talking About Los Angeles" series, co-sponsored by Patch, begins Thursday with the interview of City Councilman Eric Garcetti.
The event, to be shown on Patch via a live video stream, will be held at 3:30 p.m. at Los Angeles Trade Technical College, 400 W. Washington Blvd.
Selected questions from Patch readers will be included in the interview. If you have a question you would like considered for Councilman Garcetti, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or post it in the Comments area below.
The moderator for the event will be Anthony Salcito, vice president of worldwide education for Microsoft Corp., the event's lead sponsor.
The election is on March 5, 2013.
Topics for the conversations include:
- Transportation, goods movement and infrastructure;
- Environment, green technology, resource protection, energy policies;
- Quality of life issues—public safety, neighborhoods and city services;
- Business climate, job creation and the local economy;
- Education and workforce development;
- Envision L.A.—a general discussion about the future of Los Angeles.
For more information, visit the "Talking About Los Angeles" website at www.talkingaboutla.com.