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LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Welcoming Refugees

2019-12-03T12:56:41-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Community, Immigration, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion to welcome and support refugees who make Los Angeles County their home: “Refugees flee violence and war to seek safety and protection in other countries like the United States. Refugees leave behind family and friends, and [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Potential Interim or Affordable Housing at 1060 North Vignes

2019-12-03T12:54:51-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion directing County Departments to report back to the Board in 90 days with recommendations to develop and identify funding for interim and/or affordable housing at the County-owned property located at 1060 North Vignes Street in the [...]

Declaración de la Supervisora Solis Sobre el Día de la Igualdad de Pago Para Latinas

2019-11-19T22:48:43-08:00November 19th, 2019|Spanish|

La Supervisora del Condado de Los Ángeles Hilda L. Solis dio a conocer la siguiente declaración en apoyo del Día de la Igualdad de Pago Para Latinas: "Latinas son las más perjudicadas en la diferencia de salario de género, y esta injusticia daña a nuestros hijos y comunidades. Con más de la mitad de todas [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Protecting Domestic Violence Survivors Seeking Asylum

2019-11-19T13:14:19-08:00November 19th, 2019|Community, Health, Immigration, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion to direct the Chief Executive Officer to send a five-signature letter to the Department of Justice to rescind then-U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ June 2018 ruling in the asylum case of Matter of A-B-, the immigration [...]

El Condado de Los Ángeles aprueba $68.4 millones para la Construcción de la Villa de Cuidado Restaurativo en el Centro Médico de LAC + USC

2019-11-15T16:23:27-08:00November 13th, 2019|Spanish|

La Supervisora Solis aprueba la moción que requiere una mayor contratación de trabajadores locales y específicos y Acuerdos de Trabajo de Proyectos Luego de varios años de reuniones comunitarias dirigidas por la Asociación Comunitaria de Innovación en Salud y las acciones tomadas en la Junta de Supervisores por la Supervisora del Condado de Los Ángeles [...]

LA County to Protect Vulnerable Residents from Flu Outbreak

2019-11-05T11:29:07-08:00November 5th, 2019|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release, services|

During the 2018-19 flu season, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) reported 125 influenza-related deaths. Last month, DPH reported the County’s first flu-related fatality this season. Sadly, individuals with underlying medical conditions and senior citizens are less likely to be vaccinated and more prone to complications and hospitalizations once they contract the [...]

LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement in Response to the Expanded Definition of Public Charge

2019-08-13T12:39:00-08:00August 13th, 2019|Community, Immigration, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement in response to the Federal Administration’s final rule expanding the definition of a ‘public charge’: “In yet another attack against our hard-working immigrant communities, the Trump Administration has announced it is moving ahead on its proposal to change the federal government’s longstanding policy on [...]

Statement on LA County’s cooperative agreement with the City of Pomona on a pavement rehabilitation project

2019-07-16T15:32:06-08:00July 16th, 2019|Community, In the news, Press Release, Transportation|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved a cooperative agreement with the City of Pomona to allow the City to lead design and construction of a pavement rehabilitation project of 0.75 miles of roadway along Towne Avenue from Foothill Blvd to Bonita Ave, with $311,480 [...]

LA County to Expand Safety Net for Children Abandoned During Federal Immigration Enforcement Actions

2019-07-16T14:06:08-08:00July 16th, 2019|Community, Immigration, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis that will enhance the County’s efforts to recruit relatives and family friends who can serve as caregivers for children whose parents are in the custody of ICE agents. Representing 35 percent of Los Angeles County’s [...]

LA County to address poor-quality food in supermarkets with strengthened inspections

2019-07-16T13:42:27-08:00July 16th, 2019|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - According to the Department of Public Health (DPH), more than half a million households in Los Angeles County earning less than 300% of the federal poverty level are food insecure and face interrelated barriers purchasing fresh and quality foods, including low-income and limited access to local stores that offer fresh and high-quality [...]