Press Releases

Dec12, 2017,

La Junta de Supervisores Pide Solución Permanente para DACA Antes de Que Finalice el Año

December 12th, 2017|

Presidente Trump terminó el programa de Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA) hace más de tres meses, pero Washington todavía no ha proporcionado una solución permanente para los receptores de DACA, también [...]

Dec12, 2017,

Board Calls for Permanent DACA Solution Before the End of the Year

December 12th, 2017|

President Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program over three months ago, but Washington has yet to provide a permanent solution for DACA recipients, also known as DREAMers. Today, the Board of [...]

Dec12, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Grants $650,000 to Fully Fund Budokan Project in Little Tokyo

December 12th, 2017|

The Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis to grant $650,000 in Prop A funding to complete the Paul I. Terasaki Budokan Development Project at the Little Tokyo Service Center. The [...]

Dec12, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Grants $1.5 Million to Complete Whittier Narrows Splash Pad Project

December 12th, 2017|

The Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis to grant $1.5 million in Prop A funding to complete the Whittier Narrows Splash Pad Development Project. "Ensuring that our children have a [...]

Dec12, 2017,

Supervisors Hear Report on the County’s Sexual Harassment Reporting Process

December 12th, 2017|

Over the past several weeks, a wave of sexual harassment claims have swept the nation and heightened awareness to address these issues. Today, the Board of Supervisors heard a report from the County Equity Oversight [...]

Dec12, 2017,

Supervisors Begin Consumer Protection Effort to Combat High Cost Loans

December 12th, 2017|

Recent research by the California Department of Business Oversight found that more than 60% of California payday loan storefronts are concentrated in areas with family poverty rates higher than the state average. To help protect [...]

Dec5, 2017,

Supervisors Tackle County Food Insecurities With a New Action Plan

December 5th, 2017|

A recent Department of Public Health Study report shows over 500,000 households living below 300% of the Federal Poverty Line (FPL) deal with food insecurities. To help remedy the issue, the Board of Supervisors passed [...]