11Jul

Supervisor Hahn Honors Avalon Firefighter John Meffert

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 […]

28Jun

Hahn Statement on SCAQMD’s Temporary Shutdown of Chromium-emitting Company Anaplex

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 […]

27Jun

Hahn Releases Statement on Cyberattack on Maersk Shipping

Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement after operations at the Port of LA’s APM Terminal were suspended following a cyberattack on Maersk operations in Europe. Supervisor Hahn has also written a letter to members of the Congressional PORTS Caucus to urge them to reexamine our nation’s port cyber security vulnerabilities.