May 2, 2017,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Leads Effort to Protect San Gabriel Valley Mountains National Monument

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The San Gabriel Valley Mountains are a County treasure that spans over 340,000 acres of land. Open spaces create a unique and special quality of life, and in that spirit, today the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, to save this National Monument following President Trump’s recent executive order [...]

Apr 12, 2017,

Supervisors Call for Countywide Sensitive Locations Policy & Immigrant Protection Taskforce

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The County of Los Angeles is home to 3.5 million immigrants. The Trump Administration has issued and implemented a series of harmful executive orders that have targeted our country’s immigrant population. In response, on Tuesday, the LA County Board of Supervisors passed (4-1) two motions, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, that would create a [...]

Apr 4, 2017,

County Moves Forward in Creating Arts Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The lack of diverse representation in Hollywood, Broadway, television and film has become a reoccurring issue with little to no work being done to remedy it. In response, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by arts advocates Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl that will reflect arts diversity throughout the County’s arts [...]

Mar 28, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Says “No” on Animal Cruelty and Abuse

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The County of Los Angeles is home to millions of pet loving families who are against animal abuse and suffering. In support of our furry constituents, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Sheila Kuehl, Janice Hahn, and Kathryn Barger passed a motion to advocate for the fair treatment of animals and oppose China’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival. [...]

Mar 24, 2017,

Board to Focus Job Creation in Booming County Development

By |March 24th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Los Angeles County is one of the world’s largest economic powerhouses. With a high interest in creating jobs and growing industries throughout the County, the Board of Supervisors unanimously passed two motions that Supervisor Hilda L. Solis co-authored with Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Janice Hahn, respectively, to strengthen our ability to grow partnerships in the [...]

Mar 16, 2017,

New Funding for the Arts Set to Generate $8 Million Annually

By |March 16th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The arts has become a top priority for Supervisor Hilda L. Solis who today, advocated for her motion calling for a one-percent requirement from private developers. Revenue from the new requirement is set for arts services and the creation of art for residents of the unincorporated areas of the County. “What we aim to do [...]

Mar 14, 2017,

Supervisors Secure #commUNITY Voice in Economic Investments for All

By |March 14th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Today, the Board of Supervisors passed two motions, introduced by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, to give voice to neighborhoods and provide the space for communities to be a part of the development process whenever the County is involved. Both motions are intended to ensure that development benefits - and does not displace - local residents. “It [...]

Mar 2, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Announces New Trauma Center Servicing the First District

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Supervisor Hilda L. Solis is proud to announce that the Pomona Valley Medical Hospital Center (PVHMC) has officially received its Level II Trauma Center designation, which is the first of its kind in the San Gabriel Valley. “This is a wonderful asset for the First District and a promise fulfilled to my community since joining [...]

Feb 28, 2017,

Board Adopts Pathway to Targeted Job Creation

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Today the Board passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, to coordinate services for job seekers, provide information needed to create and sustain family-supporting jobs in the County, and prepare a skilled workforce that meets the needs of LA County employers. “Now is the time to come together to speak [...]

Feb 22, 2017,

Supervisors Call for Implementation of Foster Youth Pregnancy Prevention Plan

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By age 21, one in three girls in foster care will give birth. These alarming numbers are proof that targeted education is necessary to overcome the stigma and challenges relating to early and unplanned pregnancy prevention. In response, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, [...]