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Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Statement on the adoption of the 2020-2021 Budget

2020-06-29T16:28:33-07:00June 29th, 2020|Community, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement after the Board of Supervisors adopted the FY 2020-2021 budget: “While in the midst of a global pandemic, thousands of people from throughout Los Angeles County risked their health to take to the streets to amplify a unified message: Black Lives Matter. These past few [...]

Metro to Support Small Business Subcontractors With Action Taken by Supervisor Solis

2020-06-26T09:39:57-07:00June 26th, 2020|In the news, Press Release, Transportation|

In a step to protect local small businesses, Los Angeles Metro adopted a measure to ensure that small business owners hired as subcontractors do not bear the brunt of voluntary consultant fee reductions after Metro’s Board of Directors yesterday approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Director James Butts, and [...]

Declaración de la Supervisora Solis sobre extensión de permisos de salud pública

2020-06-24T18:55:10-07:00June 24th, 2020|Spanish|

La Supervisora del Condado de Los Ángeles Hilda L. Solis dio a conocer la siguiente declaración sobre la fecha de extensión de las renovaciones de los permisos de salud del Condado: “Muchos restaurantes han sido afectados financieramente por COVID-19, y a medida que las órdenes de salud pública del Condado continúan siendo modificadas, muchos de [...]

Statement from Supervisor Solis regarding the extended date for renewals of County health permits

2020-06-24T18:56:43-07:00June 24th, 2020|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement regarding the extended date for renewals of County health permits: “Many restaurants have been financially impacted by COVID-19, and as the County’s Public Health Orders continue to be modified, many of these establishments need support to recover from this unprecedented period of closures, limited [...]

Supervisor Solis Leads Effort to Close Men’s Central Jail to Prioritize Rehabilitation Over Punishment

2020-06-23T15:20:03-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

In recognition of the changing nature of Los Angeles County’s jail population and community demands to defund jail systems in favor of investments in community health and safety, today Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis read in a Board motion, which was co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, that calls for a plan to close [...]

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Statement on Extension of Eviction Moratorium

2020-06-23T12:56:52-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement after the Board of Supervisors voted to extend the County’s eviction moratorium: “As businesses shuttered in adherence to our County Safer at Home Order, families already on the edge of economic hardship before the pandemic were on the brink of homelessness after losing their [...]

LA County to Enhance COVID-19 Protections for Residents and Workers in and near the City of Vernon

2020-06-23T12:51:09-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Health, In the news, Press Release|

Although Vernon is home to about 250 residents and almost 2,000 businesses, it has reported over 200 confirmed cases of COVID-19 from workers at nine industrial facilities located in the city. Most of these workers commute to work in Vernon from nearby heavily working-class Latinx populated communities. There is growing concern that the COVID-19 outbreaks [...]

LA County to Expand Mental Health Care to Underserved Latino Communities Impacted by COVID-19

2020-06-23T11:43:13-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

Many Latinos in LA County are essential workers who do not have the option of working from home, which puts them at a higher risk of exposure to the virus. Though a high number of Latinos hold down full-time jobs, many lack medical insurance and access to quality mental health care. In LA County, Latinx [...]

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Statement on U.S. Supreme Court’s Ruling on DACA

2020-06-18T14:13:49-07:00June 18th, 2020|Immigration, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: "Today’s 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court in support of DACA is a victory for our country and for the nearly 800,000 young people in our country, [...]