Exploring Options to Require the Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership & Mitigating Predatory Practices by Corporate Landlords at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2020-11-24T13:05:13-08:00November 24th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, that seeks to hold corporate landlords accountable by requiring the disclosure of beneficial ownership and providing the public transparent data on ownership schemes when properties are sold, transferred or [...]

Supervisor Solis Advocates for the Extension of the Countywide Eviction Moratorium

2020-11-10T14:37:32-08:00November 10th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement after the Board of Supervisors voted to amend the County's eviction moratorium to extend protections for residential and commercial tenants and mobile home space renters, throughout all cities in the County, that are not preempted by AB 3088, The COVID-19 Tenant [...]

Expanding the Pilot Community Land Trust Partnership Program at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2020-11-10T11:36:21-08:00November 10th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, expanding the Pilot Community Land Trust Partnership Program to include non-Chapter 8 properties – properties suitable for affordable housing and necessary to protect rent-burdened households from falling into homelessness [...]

Aligning the LAC + USC Restorative Care Village and General Hospital Reuse Project with State and County Priorities at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2020-10-27T13:16:44-07:00October 27th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – At the direction of Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, the Board of Supervisors today voted in favor of aligning the LAC + USC Restorative Care Village and General Hospital Reuse Project with the State of California and Los Angeles County priorities. “There is no question that the investments at the [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the passage of the 2020-21 Supplemental Budget

2020-10-01T11:28:11-07:00September 29th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Arts, Community, Health, Immigration, In the news, Jobs, Policy, Press Release|

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement after the Board of Supervisors passed the 2020-21 Supplemental Budget, which brought the County’s total budget to $37.6 billion: “In March, in response to the global pandemic, the County Health Officer issued the Safer at Home Order, which upended our lives. “Initially, many thought COVID-19 was an [...]

Innovative and Rapid Construction of Housing to Alleviate Homelessness to Launch at Former Jail Site

2020-09-29T13:28:34-07:00September 29th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, Health, In the news, Press Release|

The 2020 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count found nearly 66,436 people experiencing homelessness in the County of Los Angeles, which is a 12.7 percent increase over last year’s point-in-time count and well before the COVID-19 pandemic impacted individuals and families. The effects of the pandemic are far reaching, exacerbating the homelessness crisis and disproportionately affecting [...]

LA County to Address the Needs of Single Women Experiencing Homelessness

2020-09-29T12:44:03-07:00September 29th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

Just under one-third of the 60,000 people experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles County are women — a 15 percent increase over 2019, according to the 2020 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count. The Homeless Count, however, does not reveal how many of these women are single, rendering them invisible. To address this, the Board of Supervisors [...]

LA County to Develop a Pilot Community Land Trust Partnership Program

2020-09-29T11:52:47-07:00September 29th, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors today approved her motion to create a pilot community land trust partnership program to provide more affordable housing units:   “As businesses shuttered to adhere to our County Safer at Home Order, families already on the edge of economic [...]

Supervisor Solis Advocates for the Extension of the Countywide Eviction Moratorium

2020-09-01T14:54:36-07:00September 1st, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, 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 through Oct. 31, 2020 and extend it for all cities throughout LA County:   “The COVID-19 pandemic has driven unemployment rates to historic levels, forcing many families to unfairly choose between paying [...]

LA County to Address Disenfranchisement of Voters at Public Housing

2020-09-02T00:10:32-07:00September 1st, 2020|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, 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 prioritize voting services in or near public housing:   “Voting is one of our most fundamental, sacred rights. However, since its existence, voter suppression has always posed a threat, especially for communities of color. With [...]