After seeing footage of LA County Sheriff’s deputies dropping off a homeless man on a sidewalk in San Pedro, Supervisor Janice Hahn was immediately concerned about the man’s well-being.
Supervisor Hahn Honors Long Beach Search and Rescue Team for Lifesaving Efforts in Montecito Mudslides
Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn recognized the Long Beach Fire Department’s Urban Search and Rescue Team for their life-saving efforts in the Montecito mudslides. The team is one of the best in the nation and performed five live rescues in the mudslides, including the harrowing rescue of a 14 year old girl from the rubble of her home. The rescue was caught on camera and made national headlines.
Los Angeles, CA—Today, at the meeting of the Los Angeles Metro Board of Directors, Supervisor Janice Hahn proposed making pre-loaded Metro TAP cards available for homeless individuals or people fleeing domestic violence. “It is next to impossible to put your life back together if you don’t have basic access to transportation,” said Supervisor Hahn. “For […]
A Social Host Ordinance will allow law enforcement to impose fines on adults who allow underage drinking in their homes
Board of Supervisors Wants to Change Law to Allow EMTs to Take Patients to Mental Health Urgent Care and Sobering Centers
Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to support commonsense reform to allow EMTs and paramedics to bring patients to mental health urgent care centers and sobering centers. Under current California State law, law enforcement personnel are allowed to transport intoxicated patients or patients experiencing mental health episodes to sobering […]
“Whether unintentional or by design, including a citizenship question in the Census will not only result in an inaccurate count, it would deny communities with immigrant populations –like LA County– their fair share of Federal funding and resources,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn.
Long Beach, CA- This week, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced the launch of an innovative internship program administered by the Department of Consumer and Business Affairs on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. “I’m thrilled that this newly formed partnership between Cal State Long Beach and the County will provide local […]
South Whittier, CA– Supervisor Janice Hahn is inviting local skaters to lend their ideas and expertise to design the new skate park coming to Mayberry Park in South Whittier. “The Mayberry Skate Park is becoming a reality,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn. “I want this to be a skate park that is fun and accessible to […]
Downey, CA— After headstones in the Downey Cemetery were toppled by vandals for the second time in less than four months, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn proposed using County resources to help install new security measures to protect the cemetery. The Downey Cemetery currently is protected only by a three foot perimeter wall and […]
Cerritos, CA—On Monday, January 8 Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn hosted a ribbon cutting at LA County Fire Station #30 to mark the launch of a Mobile Stroke Unit in the Southeastern region of LA County. This Mobile Stroke Unit is now available to respond to stroke-related emergency calls in the cities of Cerritos, […]