About KOrtega

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far KOrtega has created 193 blog entries.

Chair Solis and Angel City FC Host Soccer Clinic for Unaccompanied Children at Pomona Fairplex

2021-07-21T13:46:18-07:00July 21st, 2021|Arts, Community, Immigration, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair, Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and Angel City FC, LA's professional women's soccer team set to debut in Spring 2022, today hosted a day of play, featuring soccer clinics and arts and crafts for the unaccompanied children at the Pomona Fairplex Emergency Intake Site. [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on State Funding for the Foreclosure Intervention Housing Prevention Program

2021-07-19T16:29:18-07:00July 19th, 2021|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, In the news, Press Release|

Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement following Governor Newsom’s signature approving $500 million in funding for the Foreclosure Intervention Housing Prevention Program: “I commend Governor Newsom for his actions today to secure $500 million dollars in funding for the Foreclosure Intervention Housing Prevention Program. This program provides a pathway for community land trust [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Indoor Masking Requirement to Confront Substantial Community Spread

2021-07-15T15:38:43-07:00July 15th, 2021|Community, COVID-19, In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|

LOS ANGELES – Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement following the County's announcement to require masks in indoor settings to confront substantial community spread: “Los Angeles County has seen a significant increase in cases, with one week of over 1,000 new residents testing positive each day and over 1,500 new cases today. This has [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Chair Solis’ Appointment to the Older Adults Commission

2021-07-13T16:40:26-07:00July 13th, 2021|Uncategorized|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the re-appointment of Helen Romero Shaw, Public Affairs Manager of Southern California Gas Company to the Los Angeles County Older Adults Commission (LACCOA). “With a vision to provide quality services that enhance the overall health and well-being of older residents, I am [...]

Chair Solis’ Statement on Her Motion to Provide Reparations for Forced Sterilizations at LAC+USC Medical Center

2021-07-13T16:10:49-07:00July 13th, 2021|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion to urge State leaders to provide reparations to survivors of forced sterilizations at the LAC+USC Medical Center, while exploring the ability for the County to do so as well if the State does not act: “It [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Reduce Violence Countywide

2021-07-13T15:08:11-07:00July 13th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, to reduce violence countywide. “Our communities have endured so much this last year and a half stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic and that extends [...]

Chair Solis Issues Apology to Native Communities on Behalf of Los Angeles County and Commits to Addressing the County’s Role in Native American Mistreatment

2021-07-13T14:38:45-07:00July 13th, 2021|Community, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, to acknowledge and apologize for the historic mistreatment of California Native Americans by Los Angeles County. “In our ongoing efforts to address systemic and [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Provide Social Security Benefits for Youth in Foster Care

2021-07-13T13:02:04-07:00July 13th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, to ensure the provision of providing social security benefits for eligible youth in foster care. “As long as there are children who navigate the County’s foster [...]

Open Letter to Metro Chief Executive Officer, Stephanie Wiggins

2021-07-07T12:53:49-07:00July 7th, 2021|In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair, Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, formally became Chair of the Metro Board of Directors on Wednesday, July 7th. As Chair, Supervisor Solis outlined three top priorities to make Metro B.E.T.T.E.R. (Bringing Equitable Transportation To Every Resident) during her remarks at Metro's State of the Agency. [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement to Address Misinformation from Sheriff Villanueva’s Facebook Livestream

2021-06-30T17:01:37-07:00June 30th, 2021|In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair, Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, released the following statement to address misinformation shared by Sheriff Villanueva during his Facebook Live: “My office is committed to transparency and ensuring that accurate information is represented at all times, which is why I want to address the issue [...]

Go to Top