Central Library Services, Central Library


Portrait of Mayor Richard J. Riordan in his office

The Library Remembers Richard J. Riordan

April 24, 2023

Richard J. Riordan, Mayor of Los Angeles from 1993-2001, for whom the rebuilt Central Library is named, passed away at his home in Brentwood on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, at the age of 92.