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Last night, hundreds turned out to listen to Mayor and recently appointed Metro Los Angeles Board Member Robert Garcia discuss his hopes and plans for the powerful position that oversees countywide transit.
Moderated by and hosted by Longbeachize editor Brian Addison, along with MADE by Millworks acting as the venue, Garcia discussed and addressed concerns ranging from Blue Line efficiency to expounding upon his philosophical approach to public transit.
Our friends at the Downtown Long Beach Alliance were kind enough to live stream the entirety of the event:
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