L.A. Olympic Bid

The LA City Council is deciding whether Mayor Garcetti should be authorized to sign an agreement with the US Olympic Committee. In preparation for the council meeting, a 200-page “bid book” was made public. It includes budget details—the projected cost is $5.8 billion—and plans for venues and the Olympic Village. City analysts also released their own report, which raises questions about the bid.


Ruben Gonzalez - LA Area Chamber of Commerce - @rubzg3, Jack Humphreville - Department of Water and Power Advocacy Committee - @Jack90020

Madeleine Brand

Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Ryan Kailath