Feb 1, 2017,

Supervisors Solis and Hahn Advocate for Child Safety Awareness

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The majority of child fatalities that occur within the County are unintentional injuries that could have been prevented with proper education, training, and supervision. With a clear need for child safety awareness, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, introduced by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn, to conduct a child safety campaign throughout 2017 [...]

Jan 18, 2017,

Supervisors Solis and Barger Advocate for Federal Immigration Policy

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Los Angeles County is the largest and most diverse county in the United States. Being just days away from the inauguration of our new Presidential administration, more than 3 million immigrants in the County are looking to the Board of Supervisors for action. Today, the Board passed two motions co-authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis [...]

Jan 11, 2017,

Supervisors Solis and Kuehl Call for Continued Protection of Immigrant Communities & Establishment of Immigrant Affairs Office

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The County of Los Angeles is home to nearly 3.5 million immigrants. With such a large number of immigrants in the County, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, introduced by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, to officially establish an Office of Immigrant Affairs (OIA) and request the Civilian Oversight Commission oversee the Sheriff’s [...]

Dec 20, 2016,

Supervisors Solis and Hahn Introduce Legal Aid Fund for Immigrant Representation

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Due to the current political climate, many immigrant families are afraid of deportation and possible separation from their families and communities. As a result, the Board of Supervisors voted today to approve a motion by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn to provide representation to people in immigration court who are facing removal but [...]

Dec 7, 2016,

Supervisors Solis and Kuehl Call for LA County Strategy to Protect Immigrant Communities

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Los Angeles County is home to over 3 million immigrants that represent European, Middle-Eastern, Latin-American, and Asian and Pacific Islander nations. It is estimated that nearly one million of those immigrants are undocumented. The recent presidential election has provoked fear and protest among many of the County’s immigrant residents. As a result, the Board of [...]

Nov 28, 2016,

Chair Solis Calls For Augmented Winter Shelter in San Gabriel Valley Due To Cold and Wet Weather Conditions

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In response to the cold and wet weather, Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Hilda L. Solis has called the urgent need to shelter people experiencing homelessness in the San Gabriel Valley.  Los Angeles County will activate an additional emergency shelter that will remain open until December 5th: Bassett Park 510 North [...]

Nov 22, 2016,

Chair Solis Calls for County to Address Hate-Crime and Protect Los Angeles County

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 The Board of Supervisors voted today to approve a motion introduced by Chair of the Board Hilda L. Solis that will instruct various County departments to implement a list of recommendations to ensure the safety of its people amidst recent reported hate crimes. “People in the County are being targeted because of their ethnicity, gender, [...]

Nov 11, 2016,

Special Message in Light of the Presidential Elections Result

By |November 11th, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

More than a hundred million voters across the nation cast their vote on November 8th. Many of us may not like the decision we made, but we are a democracy. That means that we respect the will of the voters, but also that we stand up for the values that have always made America great [...]

Nov 4, 2016,

Board of Supervisors Vote to Advance the MBK Challenge

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Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Hilda L. Solis, along with Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, introduced a motion to accept and move forward with the Chief Executive Office’s (CEO) recommendations for the County’s fulfillment of the My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge (MBK Challenge). The MBK Challenge is a campaign launched by President Obama [...]

Oct 25, 2016,

Board of Supervisors Vote to Approve Puente Hills Landfill Park Master Plan

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The Board of Supervisors voted today to approve final action for the highly anticipated Puente Hills Landfill Park Master Plan Project. The new project is a long range master plan that will develop a portion of what was formerly the largest landfill in the western United States into a regional park, providing recreation and open [...]