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State Lawmakers Approve $16 Million for Parkway Cleanup in Communities Affected by Exide

Communities contaminated from the former Exide battery recycling plant received a big win today following a vote from Sacramento lawmakers. The Assembly Budget Committee has approved $16 million in funds for the cleaning of parkways [...]

By |May 23rd, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

L.A. County Supports California Department of Public Health and Residents’ Right to Privacy in Lawsuit Brought by Exide Technologies

In response to a court ruling that would allow Exide Technologies to potentially gain access to private health information of First District residents, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda [...]

By |May 22nd, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Board of Supervisors Supports Assembly Bill Advocating for the Swift Removal of Cannabis-Related Convictions

Proposition 64 has brought relief for many people with prior convictions, current sentences, and probation requirements. However, it is estimated that less than 5,000 people statewide have petitioned the courts to have their records modified. [...]

By |May 22nd, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

New Funding Grant Provides Support to First District Fishing Club Program

Today the Board of Supervisors approved the Fish and Wildlife Propagation Fund grant request to support the Daniel Hernandez Youth Foundation (DHYF) Junior Fishing Club Program. “The First District is home to beautiful recreational spaces [...]

By |May 15th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments