24Aug

Supervisor Hahn Announces Traffic Improvements along Mines Blvd in Unincorporated West Whittier

West Whittier, CA— Supervisor Janice Hahn has announced proposed traffic improvements along Mines Blvd. in unincorporated West Whittier.  The pilot project aims to reduce dangerous speeding and increase pedestrian safety while preserving traffic flow.   Plans were announced by Supervisor Hahn’s office and the County Department of Public Works to local residents at a community meeting […]

15Aug

Hahn/Barger Motion Creates Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Safety

Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a motion authored by Supervisor Barger and Supervisor Hahn to create a Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Safety.  The commission will be made up of diverse stakeholders who will examine challenges facing law enforcement resulting from statewide criminal justice reforms and propose creative solutions […]

11Aug

Hahn, Barger Propose Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Safety

LOS ANGELES COUNTY —Supervisors Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger have announced that they will introduce a motion, at the August 15th board meeting which will establish a “Blue-Ribbon Commission on Public Safety” to explore innovative solutions to criminal justice challenges resulting from statewide reforms. The motion builds on a previous motion unanimously approved by the […]

05Aug

Supervisor Hahn Announces Public Health Directives Targeting Four Companies Emitting Hexavalent Chromium

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn announced that the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) has issued new Public Health Directives to four companies emitting high levels of hexavalent chromium: Weber Metals, Carlton Forge, Mattco, and Press Forge. “These emissions pose a serious health risk to local residents, workers, and young school children […]

25Jul

Supervisor Hahn Releases Statement on Elevated Chromium 6 Levels in North Long Beach

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement after the SCAQMD decision to take action against a North Long Beach metal processing plant, Lubeco, which has been identified as a source of dangerous hexavalent chromium emissions: “I appreciate the SCAQMD’s decision to take action against Lubeco, the latest plant to be identified as […]