LA Mayor on Ahmanson Ranch, Gangs, the Year Ahead

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San Fernando Valley secession, a new police chief and a stunning rise in gang killings, plus security worries at LAX and the Port of LA in a sagging economy have made it a most challenging year for Los Angeles Mayor Jim Hahn. Today, just across the Los Angeles County line, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors approved development of the Ahmanson Ranch project by a 4-to-1 vote that means ground breaking on the project can begin in 2004. We speak with Mayor Hahn about the Ahmanson Ranch project and the year-s most challenging events, as well as his plan for getting the economy up and crime down, and what-s ahead for the city in 2003.
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