Los Angeles City Hall will be lit up in Dodger blue Wednesday night to honor Vin Scully, the legendary sports host who was the Dodgers’ beloved voice for 67 years.
Scully died Tuesday at his Hidden Hills home, the Dodgers announced. He was 94.
In a statement announcing City Hall’s plans to commemorate Scully’s legacy, Mayor Eric Garcetti said the veteran broadcaster is “bigger than baseball.”
“He was the soul of Los Angeles, the undisputed voice of America’s pastime and the narrator of some of the most exciting moments of our lives,” Garcetti said.
To celebrate Scully’s life and passion for Los Angeles and his role as one of the leading voices in esports, City Hall will display blue lights on Wednesday to celebrate Scully “and commemorate the man who brought a city together with five magic words.” said, ‘It’s Dodgers baseball time,'” Garcetti said.
Flowers will also be laid at Scully’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday noon. The star is located on the north side of the 6600 block of Hollywood Boulevard.
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-08-03/la-to-pay-honor-vin-scully-lighting-up-city-hall-in-dodger-blue L.A. to honor Vin Scully by lighting up City Hall in Dodger blue