LA County to Expand Voting Access for Residents Experiencing Homelessness

2019-09-17T10:57:33-07:00September 17th, 2019|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release, services|

Individuals experiencing homelessness encounter obstacles that limit their ability to register to vote, despite the fact that policy decisions are designed to directly impact those who are economically disadvantaged. People without stable housing may lack a permanent address and may require access to affordable transportation in order to register and/or vote. To address this inequity, [...]

Supervisor Solis Discusses the Importance of the 2019 San Gabriel Valley Business Expo on ‘Radio K 1230AM’

2019-06-07T20:12:02-07:00June 7th, 2019|Audio/Video, Community, In the news, services|

On June 5, Radio K 1230AM reporter Blake Lee interviewed Supervisor Hilda L. Solis to learn more about her commitment to support small businesses in the San Gabriel Valley. Lee interviewed the Supervisor at the 2019 San Gabriel Valley Business Expo. This was the second business expo hosted by Supervisor Solis' office. At the expo, [...]

LA County to Update General Relief Eligibility Requirements

2019-02-19T17:34:26-07:00February 19th, 2019|Community, Health, Press Release, services|

In 2016, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved the Homeless Initiative’s comprehensive strategies aimed at connecting people experiencing homelessness to critical housing and employment resources. Many of the Initiative’s recommendations focused on General Relief, a County-funded program that provides financial assistance to indigent adults who are ineligible for Federal or State programs. As [...]

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

2018-11-14T01:05:34-07:00November 14th, 2018|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, Community, In the news, Press Release, services|

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 [...]

For our Health, Recreation and Memories, We All Need Parks

2018-11-29T21:26:42-07:00June 27th, 2016|Environment and Environmental Justice, Health, Parks and Open Space, services|

Learn more about the Parks Funding Measure on the November Ballot On July 5, 2016, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to place a parks funding measure on the November 8th general election ballot. The proposed measure would authorize an annual parcel tax of 1 ½ cents per square foot of structural improvements [...]