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.
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.
Downey, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement after a fire destroyed the Harriman House, a 129 year old historic building on the Rancho Los Amigos South Campus property. Authorities are currently investigating arson. “The destruction of the historic Harriman House building is a huge loss to the Rancho Los Amigos South Campus. The […]
Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to pass a motion authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn to fund a mobile stroke unit pilot program in LA County.
Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Hahn committed $1.36 million to two programs working to reduce homelessness in the Gateway Cities and Long Beach. In two motions passed today by the Board of Supervisors, Hahn gave $860,000 to the Gateway Cities Council of Governments and $500,000 to the Long Beach Homeless Veterans Initiative Program out of the […]
Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn applauded the decision by the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) to pursue an order of abatement against Carlton Forge, a Paramount metal plant which has long been the subject of local residents complaints of odors.