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Establishing Our Commitment to the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission

2022-08-09T15:33:03-07:00August 9th, 2022|Arts, Community, In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to support a proposal by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn on establishing the County's commitment to the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission (LANAIC). For over 25 years, the LANAIC served its function under the administrative and operational management of [...]

LA County Set to Launch Monkeypox Vaccination Site at Barnsdall Park

2022-08-08T15:44:01-07:00August 8th, 2022|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Having declared a state of emergency in light of the recent monkeypox outbreak, Los Angeles County, in partnership with the City of Los Angeles, is adding an additional walk-up public monkeypox vaccination site for eligible residents who have pre-registered and received a text message from the Department of Public Health. The site is [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Federal Monkeypox Public Health Emergency Declaration

2022-08-04T16:49:46-07:00August 4th, 2022|Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to the Biden administration declaring monkeypox a public health emergency in the United States. "I am grateful to President Biden and his administration for declaring a national public health emergency for monkeypox. Not only will this raise critical awareness of [...]

Addressing the Service Gap in the LA vs. Hate Program

2022-08-02T15:11:34-07:00August 2nd, 2022|Community, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis on addressing the service gap in the County's Commission on Human Relations LA vs. Hate Program. "LA vs. Hate is a program that is building needed infrastructure that can engage the community to report acts of hate not previously known, captures those [...]

Decriminalizing Mobility Through Implementation of the Vision Zero Action Plan

2022-08-02T14:50:35-07:00August 2nd, 2022|In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis on decriminalizing mobility through the implementation of the Vision Zero Action Plan. "Last year the LA Times released an analysis revealing that Sheriff’s deputies have been pulling over Latino cyclists at disproportionate rates compared to other cyclists. These [...]

LA County Cements Its Commitment to Historic General Hospital

2022-07-26T16:16:13-07:00July 26th, 2022|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Health, In the news, Press Release|

Supervisor Solis' motion to help fund the redevelopment of the Historic General Hospital for affordable housing and expansion of healthcare services moves forward. LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis on cementing LA County's commitment to the historic General Hospital located on the campus of the [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Violent Robbery in Rowland Heights

2022-07-12T10:26:13-07:00July 11th, 2022|In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to the violent robbery in Rowland Heights that involved a couple who was pistol-whipped and robbed of a $60,000 Rolex in broad daylight by two suspects. "I am incredibly disheartened by the violent assault against an AAPI couple this [...]

New Artwork Unveiled to Recognize Practice of Coerced Sterilization at LAC+USC Medical Center

2022-07-12T10:21:42-07:00July 11th, 2022|Arts, Health, In the news, Press Release|

“Sobrevivir” by artist Phung Huynh conveys Los Angeles County’s sincere apologies to the women and families harmed by the County’s unjust practices. LOS ANGELES – Today, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis hosted an intimate ceremony to unveil “Sobrevivir,” a new civic artwork by artist Phung Huynh, which recognizes the practice of coerced sterilization at LAC+USC Medical Center. Throughout the [...]

Supervisor Solis Condemns Vandalization of Anti-Asian Hate Murals

2022-05-27T16:32:17-07:00May 27th, 2022|Arts, Community, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement condemning the vandalization of two murals by local artist MariNaomi which were created as part of LA vs. Hate, Los Angeles County’s anti-hate initiative. The murals were installed throughout the region last year as part of an effort to elevate awareness about [...]

Los Angeles County Secures Baby Formula at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2022-05-27T12:21:08-07:00May 27th, 2022|Health, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis announced the County's purchase of baby formula to address the severe shortage. "I know many parents and caregivers have been worried and anxious due to the shortage of baby formula. As the County government, it is our responsibility to be the safety net for [...]

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