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Los Angeles County to Study Feasibility of Re-adapting LAC+USC General Hospital for Low-Income Housing

Study is part of Supervisor Solis’ “Healthy Village” initiative LOS ANGELES, CA – When it opened its doors in 1933, the Los Angeles County General Hospital symbolized hope and healing for millions of County residents. [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Honoring Military Vets on Veterans Day with a Fee Waiver

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passing her motion to lift all fees at LA County parks and botanical gardens [...]

To Inform Street Vending Regulations, LA County to Begin Comprehensive and Collaborative Community Outreach

LOS ANGELES, CA – Sidewalk vending provides a living for vendors and is a growing industry throughout California. In response to this growth, a recently enacted state law (SB 946) creates new restrictions on street vending regulations [...]

LA County Opposes Trump Administration’s Proposal to Detain Migrant Children and Families Indefinitely

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Trump Administration has proposed terminating the Flores Settlement Agreement to erase decades of hard-fought protections of detained immigrant children. Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Los [...]

LA County to set minimum age for juvenile prosecution and develop supportive services for youth

LOS ANGELES, CA – In California in 2015, 687 children under 12 were referred for prosecution, including one five-year-old and 13 seven-year-olds. Approximately 250 of those 687 children were prosecuted. However, studies show that the [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Donald Trump’s Proposal to End Birthright Citizenship

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis has issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump stating that he would sign an executive order ending birthright citizenship: "Birthright citizenship is a right that is clearly enshrined [...]