Jul 11, 2017,

Supervisors Raise Dog Limit Per Household

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Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Kathryn Barger, to increase the dog limit per household from three dogs to four. The County of Los Angeles joins neighboring San Diego and San Bernardino as counties with increased limits on dogs. “Our County shelters are home to far [...]

Jul 11, 2017,

Supervisors Fight ‘Fair Chance’ for Formerly Incarcerated

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Tens of Thousands of Los Angeles County residents who want to turn their lives around face barriers obtaining gainful employment as a result of their conviction records. In order to provide a fair chance at employment to all County residents, the Board of Supervisors passed two motions, co-authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Supervisor [...]

Jun 27, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Calls for Enforcement on Cruising Events

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East Los Angeles has become a popular place to host unpermitted cruising events, often attended by over 2,000 cars, that disrupt bus service and shut down Whittier Boulevard and surrounding streets. Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion to look into a plan of action for enforcement for these unpermitted cruising events. “Recently, my [...]

Jun 26, 2017,

Supervisors Adopt FY 2017-2018 County Budget

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Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis announced today approval of the County’s $30 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2017-18, which includes increased resources for homeless housing and services as well as investments in the County’s justice reform and infrastructure. Supervisor Solis also introduced two new motions to provide on-going funding for the arts and [...]

Jun 20, 2017,

LA County Moves Forward in Providing Legal Representation to Immigrants Facing Deportation

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Current federal immigration enforcement policies are broader than they were under the previous Administration, and they have instilled wide-spread fear of deportation in our immigrant communities. In an effort to provide some assistance to individuals being swept up in immigration raids, the LA County Board of Supervisors voted today to transfer the County’s first $1 [...]

Jun 13, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Ensures Better Counting of Homeless Population, Funding of Public Safety Homeless Teams, in Measure H Planning Efforts

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Following the Board of Supervisors approving Measure H funding allocation strategy recommendations, the Board passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Kathryn Barger, that identifies key ways our unaccounted homeless population can be fully reflected as the County continues to move forward in Measure H efforts. The motion also calls attention to [...]

Jun 9, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Leads Effort to Create New Family Justice Center in East LA

By |June 9th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved two motions, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, which will designate space on the LAC+USC Medical Center campus for the East LA Women’s Center and LAPD, as part of the larger effort to establish a new Family Justice Center. "I am very excited to establish the [...]

Jun 2, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Statement On U.S. Withdrawing from Paris Climate Agreement

By |June 2nd, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to President Trump withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement: “Today’s thoughtless decision to pull the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement is a momentous setback in the movement to end global climate change. As an advocate for open space, a high [...]

May 25, 2017,

New First District Community Funding Approved by the Board of Supervisors

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Today, the Board of Supervisors approved an estimated $3 million new dollars leveraging over $2M in existing funds for projects in the First District, including unincorporated LA County and 47 participating cities. “Our residents need clean, high-quality, and vibrant communities to thrive and live productive lives. I am proud to bring these funds back to [...]

May 23, 2017,

Supervisor Calls for Solutions as Number of Uninsured Latinos Rises

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Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn, to look into the existing barriers to insurance enrollment and retention for communities with disparities in health care coverage. Statistics show significant improvements in the rates of uninsured adults in Los Angeles County following the implementation of the [...]