In The News

Two New Affordable Housing Projects in the First District Receive Funding to Help County Residents Stay in Housing

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved funding for multifamily affordable housing developments in South Gate and unincorporated East Los Angeles. The Board also approved funding for seven additional affordable housing developments in other locations in [...]

Board of Supervisors Approves Grant to Develop Active Transportation Plan in the East San Gabriel Valley

Following a push by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, the California Department of Transportation awarded a Sustainable Communities grant to develop the East San Gabriel Valley Active Transportation Plan. Today, the Board of Supervisors approved acceptance [...]

Supervisor Solis speaks to State Legislators about DTSC’s failures, LA County’s plan to help those affected by Exide

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis testified on the final recommendations by the Independent Review Panel on DTSC (Department of Toxic Substances Control) before the Joint Committees on Environmental Toxics. Supervisor Solis criticized DTSC's [...]

New Pilot Program to Provide Mobile Showers to Individuals Facing Homelessness

Proper hygiene and access to amenities that facilitate good hygiene are a basic necessity. As the fight to combat and prevent homelessness in the County continues, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by [...]

Supervisor Solis Rejects New Federal Proposal Blocking Some Immigrants from Achieving Permanent Residency

Since 1999, United States immigration law has prevented officials from considering non-cash public benefits in determining whether a person was likely to become a “public charge,” which reduces a person’s eligibility for becoming a permanent [...]

LA County Looks to Decriminalize Cannabis and Ensure Equity in Enforcement

Since the passage of Proposition 64, many individuals are eligible to find relief for prior convictions, current sentences, and probation requirements. In an effort to streamline processing resentencing petitions under Prop 64, today the Board [...]