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 […]

15Jul

Supervisor Hahn Releases Results of Community Survey on Future of San Pedro Courthouse Site

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 […]

11Jul

Supervisor Hahn Welcomes Hermosa Beach to the LA County Consolidated Fire Protection District

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 […]

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 […]