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 […]
San Pedro, CA-Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement on the 2017 Clean Air Action Plan released today by the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach: “Since we enacted the first Clean Air Action Plan in 2006, we have proven that we do not need to choose between clean air and good jobs. […]
Los Angeles, CA- Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a motion authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl to create a Foster Youth Bill of Rights.
San Pedro, CA-Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released results of a survey on the future of the old San Pedro Courthouse site. Community members who participated supported mixed-use development (residential and commercial) and ranked entertainment, commercial, and cultural uses as top choices. The survey, distributed by the County Department of Public Works, was available online and […]
Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn voted to expand the Los Angeles County Consolidated Fire Protection District to include Hermosa Beach. By expanding the fire protection district, Supervisor Hahn ensures that the firefighters tasked with protecting Hermosa Beach receive more resources and residents receive the best emergency services possible. “I’m happy to welcome Hermosa […]
Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn honored Avalon Fire Department Captain John Meffert who is credited with saving two individuals trapped in the wreckage of a June 30th plane crash on the 405. Supervisor Hahn presented Captain Meffert with an official County scroll in appreciation of his bravery. Captain John Meffert was off-duty on June […]
Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn donned a Wonder Woman headband while pressing Los Angeles County Fire Chief Osby on efforts to recruit and retain women firefighters and update fire stations to accommodate both men and women. Of LA County’s 2,866 firefighters, only 45 are women. The majority of fire stations in LA County cannot […]
Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas jointly dedicated $601,645 to a program working to reduce homelessness in the South Bay. The funding came out of their respective offices’ Homeless Prevention Initiative Fund and will go to the South Bay Cities Council of Government to fund their ongoing contract with People […]
Paramount, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement applauding the SCAQMD’s decision to order Anaplex Corp to shut down all operations related to emission of hexavalent chromium after their emissions exceeded the 1.0 nanograms per cubic meter threshold established in the ongoing Order of Abatement. The most recent three-day average monitoring results for hexavalent […]
Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn announced that she will sponsor free performances of The Taming of the Shrew and Macbeth this summer in parks throughout the Fourth District.