Carol Schatz

President/CEO, Central City Association

Guest

President and CEO of the Los Angeles Downtown Center Business Improvement District and the Central City Association

Carol Schatz on KCRW

Four teams will share their visions for a renewed Pershing Square this week.

Pershing Square Renewed?

Four teams will share their visions for a renewed Pershing Square this week.

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Today the LA City Council took another step in approving subsidies for a major hotel development project downtown.

The Pros and Cons of Hotel Subsidies in LA

Today the LA City Council took another step in approving subsidies for a major hotel development project downtown.

from Which Way, L.A.?

It's a fight to the checkout line for those for and against a new Walmart Neighborhood Market planned for downtown LA.

Downtown Walmart Grocery Store Draws Fire, Sparks Excitement

It's a fight to the checkout line for those for and against a new Walmart Neighborhood Market planned for downtown LA.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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