Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the CDC’s Recommendation to Lift the Pause on the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

2021-04-24T09:11:40-07:00April 24th, 2021|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair, Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, released the following statement after the Center for Disease Control announced their recommendation to lift the pause on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine yesterday. “With yesterday's announcement from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on their [...]

Chair Solis Launches New Vaccine Clinic in La Puente to Address Vaccine Disparities

2021-04-21T15:19:11-07:00April 21st, 2021|Community, COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, launched a new COVID-19 community vaccination clinic this week, in partnership with Fulgent Genetics and the Department of Parks and Recreation at Sunshine Park, 515 Deepmead Avenue, in La Puente. The opening of this clinic will ensure [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Expand Mental Health Support for Students Returning to In-Person Learning

2021-04-21T14:09:26-07:00April 20th, 2021|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted in favor on a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger that will provide comprehensive mental health support for students returning to school for in-person instruction. “Before COVID-19, one in five children had [...]

Los Angeles County Moves Forward with Providing Employee Paid Leave for Workers Seeking COVID-19 Vaccine

2021-04-20T17:22:56-07:00April 20th, 2021|Community, COVID-19, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – The Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, considering an urgency ordinance that would provide employee paid leave for workers seeking to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. "In workplaces across the [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the Expansion of Vaccine Eligibility to All Residents 16 Years and Older

2021-04-15T14:27:19-07:00April 15th, 2021|COVID-19, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement on the expansion of vaccine eligibility to all residents over the age of 16.  “The day that so many of us have been waiting for has arrived. Today, every person over the age of 16 in Los Angeles [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the State’s Goal to Re-Open by June 15th

2021-04-06T14:52:51-07:00April 6th, 2021|Community, COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after Governor Gavin Newsom announced the State's goal of a full statewide re-opening by June 15th. “I applaud Governor Newsom for today’s momentous announcement, setting a goal for California to be fully re-opened by June 15. Not only is [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Providing COVID-19 Vaccines to Residents in All Languages

2021-04-06T13:00:36-07:00April 6th, 2021|COVID-19, Health, Immigration, In the news, Press Release, services|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board voted in favor of her motion to ensure that County-operated points of dispensing (PODs) have trained staff present who are fluent in the threshold languages of the communities in which they are providing vaccines. “Throughout [...]

Los Angeles County, Governor Newsom and Blue Shield of California come together to secure $15 million to expand vaccine infrastructure in communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 

2021-04-05T14:36:43-07:00April 5th, 2021|Community, COVID-19, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County is announcing $15 million in state funding that will be granted to local partners critical to vaccinating residents in communities most highly impacted by COVID-19. These funds will enable the state’s most populous county to equitably and efficiently vaccinate residents as state eligibility guidelines expand. Forty-one organizations currently in the [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the County’s Expansion of Vaccine Eligibility to Include Adults Over 50

2021-04-01T16:46:56-07:00April 1st, 2021|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after Los Angeles County formally expanded vaccine eligibility to include all adults over the age of 50. "I am so thrilled that Los Angeles County residents 50 years of age and older are now eligible to receive the vaccine. [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Los Angeles County Entering the Orange Tier

2021-03-30T15:25:15-07:00March 30th, 2021|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after California Department of Public Health released data on LA County's eligibility to move out of the red tier and into the orange tier. “I am so pleased to learn the good news that Los Angeles County is moving [...]

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