Press Releases

Apr12, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Takes Action to Direct Prop. 47 Savings to Community-Based Organizations

April 12th, 2016|

Contact: Rachel A. Estrada, 213-974-4111 or restrada@bos.lacounty.gov Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Solis' motion directing the County CEO to immediately implement the data recommendations included in the Auditor-Controller's (A-C) report on Prop. 47, was passed by the [...]

Apr5, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Secures Funding for DASH Service in Boyle Heights and East L.A.

April 5th, 2016|

Contact: Rachel A. Estrada, restrada@bos.lacounty.gov, 213-974-4111 Los Angeles, CA- Today, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors approved a recommendation by Board Chair, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis to execute a three year funding agreement with the [...]

Mar24, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Leads Metro Board Motion to Bring Transit Hub to the First District

March 24th, 2016|

Rio Hondo College Set to Gain Metrolink Station Contact: Rachel A. Estrada, restrada@bos.lacounty.gov, 213-974-4111 Los Angeles, CA- Today, the Metro Board of Directors unanimously approved Motion 39- a motion by Supervisor Solis, Supervisor Antonovich, Mayor [...]

Mar8, 2016,

L. A. County Board Chair Solis: ‘We Cannot Wait’ for Exide cleanup

March 8th, 2016|

For over three decades, the Exide battery plant operated on a temporary permit. During that time the company rained arsenic, benzene and lead down on its neighbors. For too long, the concerns of nearby residents went unheard or were ignored. But, the tide is turning.

Mar4, 2016,

Media Availability: Opening of New San Gabriel Valley Metro Transit Line

March 4th, 2016|

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis will speak at the March 5 San Gabriel Valley opening of Metro's newest Gold Line extension.

Mar4, 2016,

Supervisors Solis and Kuehl Joint Statement on AQMD

March 4th, 2016|

In the 50 years following the establishment of the South Coast Air Quality Management District, Southern California’s air quality has improved dramatically. Los Angeles residents are breathing cleaner air today as a result of stronger safeguards and higher standards that made clean air a policy priority. AQMD’s role was critical in making these improvements possible. The agency’s central mission is clear: Protect public health.

Mar2, 2016,

Electronic Music Festival Task Force Recommendations

March 2nd, 2016|

Today, the Board of Supervisors voted to accept the recommendations of the Electronic Music Task Force (EMTF) on a case-by-case basis. The Board also directed County Counsel to prepare and submit an ordinance similar to the State's AB 74.