Mar 14, 2017,

Supervisors Secure #commUNITY Voice in Economic Investments for All

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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, [...]

Feb 14, 2017,

County Supervisors Launch Registry Pilot Project

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Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved the implementation of a 24-month Temporary Services Registry pilot project starting in April of this year. The motion, led by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Supervisor Janice Hahn, stems from Supervisor Solis’ December 2014 motion that explored the feasibility of the County creating its own registry [...]

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 [...]