Boyle Heights ready to celebrate grand opening of new 6th Street Bridge

The new 6th Street Bridge is ready to reestablish a connection between the Boyle Heights neighborhood

and downtown Los Angeles after nearly ten years of planning and construction.

A private lighting ceremony will kick off the three-day celebration of the bridge's completion on Friday

and on Saturday, a ticketed event will welcome the general public to participate in the joy.t

The celebration on Saturday will feature food, drinks, entertainment, music, and fireworks.

Although there are no more available tickets, walk-ins should still be accepted if there is room.

Kevin de León, a member of the City Council, remarked, "This is a bridge for the people of Los Angeles."

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