LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor, Attends Inauguration of Mexico’s Incoming President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

2018-11-30T00:17:22+00:00

Supervisor Solis was the first Latina to serve in a White House Cabinet and is the only Latina on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Los Angeles – Former U.S. Secretary of Labor and current member of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Hilda L. Solis announced that she has received and accepted [...]

LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor, Attends Inauguration of Mexico’s Incoming President Andrés Manuel López Obrador2018-11-30T00:17:22+00:00

LA County Accepts Donation of 200 Electric Vehicle Chargers

2018-11-27T22:29:03+00:00

LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, the Board of Supervisors accepted a donation of 200 electric vehicle chargers from the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD). The donation was made through a motion by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, who is also concluding her one-year term as an SCAQMD Board Member. “With 19,000 premature deaths in [...]

LA County Accepts Donation of 200 Electric Vehicle Chargers2018-11-27T22:29:03+00:00

County Properties to be Reviewed for Viability to House Future Early Care and Learning Sites

2018-11-27T21:56:20+00:00

LOS ANGELES, CA - Los Angeles County is home to roughly 370,000 babies and toddlers, and half are eligible for state-subsidized early learning programs. However, only 6% (nearly 12,000) of income-eligible babies and toddlers in LA County are served by state subsidies, and the early education sector is unable to meet this need -- a [...]

County Properties to be Reviewed for Viability to House Future Early Care and Learning Sites2018-11-27T21:56:20+00:00

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ statement on $3 million grant towards Bassett Park improvements

2018-11-20T19:13:55+00:00

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her allocation of $3,000,000 of First District Measure A (1996) discretionary grants to the Bassett Park General Improvements Project: “Every family deserves a high-quality neighborhood park. This $3 million investment will revitalize this heavily-utilized park, enhancing Bassett Park [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ statement on $3 million grant towards Bassett Park improvements2018-11-20T19:13:55+00:00

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ statement on $700,000 grant to the Elephant Hill project

2018-11-20T19:06:41+00:00

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her allocation of $700,000 of First District Measure A (1996) discretionary grants to the Elephant Hill Project: “Open space is more than about simply preserving land from development. It’s about quality of life, reducing air pollution, enhancing time [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ statement on $700,000 grant to the Elephant Hill project2018-11-20T19:06:41+00:00

Los Angeles County to Study Feasibility of Re-adapting LAC+USC General Hospital for Low-Income Housing

2018-11-14T01:05:34+00:00

Study is part of Supervisor Solis’ “Healthy Village” initiative LOS ANGELES, CA – When it opened its doors in 1933, the Los Angeles County General Hospital symbolized hope and healing for millions of County residents. As the birthplace of emergency medicine, the General Hospital trained generations of physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education before it [...]

Los Angeles County to Study Feasibility of Re-adapting LAC+USC General Hospital for Low-Income Housing2018-11-14T01:05:34+00:00

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Honoring Military Vets on Veterans Day with a Fee Waiver

2018-11-07T20:50:40+00:00

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passing her motion to lift all fees at LA County parks and botanical gardens for active duty service members and Veterans to thank them for their selfless service: “Throughout the year, and especially as [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Honoring Military Vets on Veterans Day with a Fee Waiver2018-11-07T20:50:40+00:00

To Inform Street Vending Regulations, LA County to Begin Comprehensive and Collaborative Community Outreach

2018-11-07T19:18:15+00:00

LOS ANGELES, CA – Sidewalk vending provides a living for vendors and is a growing industry throughout California. In response to this growth, a recently enacted state law (SB 946) creates new restrictions on street vending regulations and encourages local governments to adopt requirements tailored to their jurisdiction. Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored [...]

To Inform Street Vending Regulations, LA County to Begin Comprehensive and Collaborative Community Outreach2018-11-07T19:18:15+00:00

LA County Opposes Trump Administration’s Proposal to Detain Migrant Children and Families Indefinitely

2018-11-28T22:36:25+00:00

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Trump Administration has proposed terminating the Flores Settlement Agreement to erase decades of hard-fought protections of detained immigrant children. Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, objecting to this proposed rule to remove court-imposed [...]

LA County Opposes Trump Administration’s Proposal to Detain Migrant Children and Families Indefinitely2018-11-28T22:36:25+00:00

LA County to set minimum age for juvenile prosecution and develop supportive services for youth

2018-11-28T22:39:31+00:00

LOS ANGELES, CA – In California in 2015, 687 children under 12 were referred for prosecution, including one five-year-old and 13 seven-year-olds. Approximately 250 of those 687 children were prosecuted. However, studies show that the immaturity of youth lessens their culpability and makes it more difficult for them to navigate the justice system. In response, [...]

LA County to set minimum age for juvenile prosecution and develop supportive services for youth2018-11-28T22:39:31+00:00