At an event held yesterday in front of the Los Angeles River in Long Beach, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his endorsement of our campaign.
Garcetti, who was elected Mayor of Los Angeles in 2013 said, "Robert Garcia will be a great partner as we work to attract new jobs and industry to the region. We need to work together to keep film production local, revitalize the LA River, and grow trade within our ports."
Mayor Garcetti and I will create a historic partnership between our cities that will benefit our harbor, the environment, and the regional economy.
I was honored to also have Hawthorne Mayor Chris Brown and Los Angeles Councilman Joe Buscaino at the event.
Mayor Garcetti also announced the endorsements of multiple regional mayors including, Bell Mayor Violeta Alvarez, Compton Mayor Aja Brown, Downey Mayor Fernando Chavez, Hawaiian Gardens Mayor Reynaldo Rodriguez, Huntington Park Mayor Rosa Perez,and Norwalk Mayor Marcel Rodarte.
Go Long Beach!
Vice Mayor Robert Garcia