LOS ANGELES -- Anschutz Entertainment Group, the developer behind the proposed $1.5 billion Farmers Field project to build a National Football League stadium in downtown Los Angeles and modernize the city’s convention center, released a 10,000-page draft environmental impact report Thursday.

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation in September to give the developer of the voluminous EIR an expedited approval process, but the draft took 18 months to complete, according to information released by Michael Roth, AEG’s spokesman.

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