Supervisor Solis’ Statement in Response to a Commercial Plane Releasing Engine Fuel Over Southeast LA Communities Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to a commercial jetliner releasing engine fuel over residential communities in southeast Los Angeles County Letter to Delta Read More
Today, I joined Representative Judy Chu, LA County’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and the County’s Department of Public Health to encourage the public to frequent businesses in the San Gabriel Valley owned by entrepreneurs of Asian descent. Since the coronavirus outbreak, businesses in the SGV have seen a 60% drop in patronage, forcing restaurants to layoff workers or close their doors temporarily.
Scapegoating our Asian Pacific Islander friends, neighbors, and employers hurts all of us. Now is the time to embrace our API communities. There are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the #SGV. There is no need to fear or avoid these establishments.
I will do all I can to support these businesses. At Tuesday’s County Board of Supervisors meeting, I will present a Board motion aimed at helping impacted businesses in the SGV. ... See MoreSee Less
I invite local residents to a Town Hall meeting on Feb. 21, from 6 to 8 p.m., for the latest updates on the coronavirus from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and to learn how you can protect yourself from respiratory illnesses.
When: 6 to 8 p.m. on Feb. 21 Where: Langley Senior Center, 400 W. Emerson Ave., #montereypark.
Mandarin translation services will be available.
Les invito a una reunión comunitaria con el Departamento de Salud Pública del Condado de Los Ángeles para que se pongan al día sobre el coronavirus y para que aprendan cómo pueden protegerse y limitar la transmisión de enfermedades respiratorias.
Para registrarse llame al 626-350-4500. El volante tiene más detalles. ⬇️ ... See MoreSee Less
Since 1976, every American President has designated February as Black History Month, a time to honor and celebrate the achievements of African Americans and to recognize the central role that they have played in American History.
In honor of Black History Month, I hosted the First District’s Inaugural Black History Month Reception in the City of Pomona where I recognized distinguished civic leaders.
I honored Brian K. Williams, Esq., Executive Director, Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission; Pastor Ivory Brown, Executive Director, Project: Caring & Sharing; Jeanette Ellis-Royston, President, NAACP, Pomona Valley Branch; Dr. Soraya M. Coley, President, Cal Poly Pomona, and the San Gabriel Valley NAACP. I thank them for their unrelenting pursuit of equality and justice! ... See MoreSee Less