CityCast is a collaboration between KPCC and CityLab.com.

This Monday and Tuesday in Los Angeles, The Atlantic, the Aspen Institute, and Bloomberg Philanthropies are bringing together an incredible group of global mayors and urban thinkers for the second annual "CityLab: Urban Solutions to Global Challenges." The multi-day summit—taking place September 29-30 at the J.W. Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE—will engage these leaders in conversations about the bold, scalable ideas and solutions that are transforming metro areas around the world into more livable and sustainable cities.

In advance of the event, CityLab.com is partnering with Southern California Public Radio's KPCC on a series of podcasts, the first of which we invite you to download from iTunes below. And please, let us know what you think: We're currently exploring the possibility of making these sorts of podcasts a regular feature on our site, and welcome your feedback.

CityCast: "Richard Florida, Sommer Mathis and urban solutions in L.A.", By KPCC 89.3 | Southern California Public Radio & CityLab.com

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