Supervisor Solis’ Statement on the Increase in COVID-19 Cases and Need for Closures

2020-11-24T16:33:21-08:00November 24th, 2020|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors’ discussion on the Public Health Officer Order and the suspension of outdoor dining in Los Angeles County: “It is a tragedy that we have come to this point. I am keenly aware that suspending outdoor dining will [...]

Approval of Los Angeles County’s Second CARES Act Supplemental Spending Plan at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2020-11-24T15:49:47-08:00November 24th, 2020|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – At the direction of Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, the Board of Supervisors today unanimously approved the appropriation of $65.2 million to implement the second supplemental spending plan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) to assist Los Angeles County residents and respond to the [...]

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’ Statement on Approval of the MacLaren Community Park Project in El Monte

2020-11-24T12:39:26-08:00November 24th, 2020|In the news, Parks and Open Space, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion to negotiate and enter into a lease with the City of El Monte for a park project at the former MacLaren Children’s Center. The motion also adopts resolutions authorizing funding grant applications to [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Narrowing Disparities through the Launch of Mobile and At-Home COVID-19 Testing Programs

2020-11-24T12:22:13-08:00November 24th, 2020|COVID-19, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion directing the Department of Health Services to report back with progress on the newly launched mobile testing and in-home testing community-based testing pilot programs, metrics demonstrating reach and capacity of these initiatives, and [...]

Supervisor Solis’s Statement on Providing Testimony During the Oversight Hearing on State Audit of DTSC’s Exide Residential Cleanup

2020-11-16T16:04:18-08:00November 16th, 2020|Environment and Environmental Justice, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after providing testimony at an oversight hearing, convened by the State of California’s Joint Legislative Audit Committee and the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee, regarding the recent audit report of the Department of Toxic Substances Control’s (DTSC) progress to clean [...]

Supervisor Solis Introduces Read-in Motion to Ensure Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine

2020-11-10T16:50:27-08:00November 10th, 2020|COVID-19, Health, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her read-in motion directing the Department of Public Health to provide a report back to the Board in 30 days that provides methodology for equitable distribution of 20 million plus doses of COVID-19 vaccine prioritizing the [...]

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 [...]

Supervisor Solis’ Statement on Measure R’s Comprehensive Public Safety Reinvestment Plan

2020-11-10T13:39:41-08:00November 10th, 2020|In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion directing the Civilian Oversight Commission’s Measure R Ad-Hoc Committee to report back by December 8, 2020 with what resources it needs to complete the draft of the Comprehensive Public Safety Reinvestment Plan. The [...]

Ratification of Assembly Bill (AB) 1185 on Sheriff Oversight in Los Angeles County at Supervisor Solis’ Direction

2020-11-10T13:27:38-08:00November 10th, 2020|In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion|

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, ratifying Assembly Bill (AB) 1185 on sheriff oversight in Los Angeles County. “The Board and I have continued to prioritize sheriff transparency and accountability because oversight should not be [...]