Mayor Garcetti and First Lady Amy Elaine Wakeland welcomed LA County Elected Officials and their guests for dinner at the Getty House.
Mayor Garcetti, First Lady Amy Elaine Wakeland, and Majority Whip Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez welcomed Southern California Assemblymembers and guests at a reception in honor of Assemblymember Toni Atkins, Speaker of the Assembly.
Mayor Garcetti hosted Seoul Mayor Park Won-Soon and his delegation for a breakfast with leaders from the Los Angeles Korean-American community. The breakfast provided an opportunity for the two mayors to discuss policy ideas and opportunities for collaboration. Mayor Park Won-Soon hosted Mayor Garcetti in Seoul in November 2014 during his first Asia trade mission.
The Mayor and First Lady hosted the members of the Los Angeles City Council and their spouses and partners for dinner.
As part of his new approach to regional leadership collaboration, the Mayor hosts regular convenings of the mayors of the other 87 cities in Los Angeles County, including both official and social gatherings.
After hosting a meeting of the President’s Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience at City Hall, the Mayor welcomed the members of the Task Force to an evening reception at Getty House to meet local leaders on climate change and sustainability issues.
The Mayor and First Lady hosted a breakfast for the Crown Prince of Spain, who later succeeded to the throne upon the abdication of his father in 2014.
The Mayor hosted the Los Angeles Consular Corps, made up of delegations from 96 countries. Over 200 languages are spoken in Los Angeles, and many countries have their largest overseas populations here—including Mexico, Korea, El Salvador, and Armenia.
Mayor Garcetti invited the leaders of the other 87 cities in LA County for a discussion about regional priorities, including transit, public safety, and job creation. This was the first step in what would become a hallmark of the Garcetti administration–countywide collaboration on issues of regional importance.