22Mar

Supervisor Hahn Honors Winners of the County of Los Angeles Public Library’s 37th Annual Bookmark Contest

Los Angeles, CA- On Tuesday, March 21, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn honored four young winners of the Bookmark Contest, an annual art competition for children and teens organized by the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Thousands of young contestants from every corner of Los Angeles County illustrated their own bookmarks and submitted […]

20Mar

Supervisor Hahn Gives $90,000 to Clean San Pedro and Clean Wilmington

San Pedro, CA­- Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn presented checks to two local harbor-area organizations, Clean San Pedro and Clean Wilmington, totaling $90,000. Both are grassroots organizations made up of local residents that dedicate their time to cleaning and beautifying their neighborhoods. Each organization was given $45,000 from the office of Supervisor Janice Hahn to support […]

15Mar

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Safe Surrender of Two Infants

Los Angeles, CA- Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced that two babies were surrendered yesterday at LA County hospitals. A baby boy was safely surrendered at a hospital in Tarzana and a baby girl was safely surrendered at a hospital in Northridge. “Every baby safely surrendered is a life saved,” said Supervisor Hahn. […]

14Mar

Board of Supervisors Makes More Funding Available for Crisis Housing for Homeless Families

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl offered a commonsense motion to increase the funding available for crisis housing for homeless families in LA County. Right now, LA County uses CalWorks funds provided by the State of California for housing services for homeless families. Until now, that funding has been divided between […]

08Mar

At Supervisor Hahn’s Urging, Board Throws Support behind Torrance Refinery Reforms: The Board will also support proposed ban of Modified Hydrofluoric Acid

Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion offered by Supervisor Janice Hahn to support the Torrance Refinery Safety Plan – a legislative package under consideration in the California legislature sponsored by State Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi.  The Board threw its support behind four bills in the package that aim to increase safety at […]

28Feb

Supervisor Hahn Leads Effort to Expand and Enhance Shelter System in LA County Amid Homeless Crisis, Hahn seeks 24/7 Year-Round Shelters

Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion offered by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis to study options to expand and enhance Los Angeles County’s current emergency shelter system and make them 24/7 year-round facilities. Currently, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) operates emergency shelters through the Winter Shelter Program from […]

28Feb

Hahn Honors High School Girls Wrestling Champs Who Received Less Recognition than Boys

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn honored local female high school wrestlers for winning the Suburban League Championships. Despite their victories, these female athletes were told they would not receive medals or a podium ceremony like the boys Suburban League Champions did.  Supervisor Hahn learned about this injustice when the female athletes told their story […]

28Feb

Supervisor Hahn Seeks Program to Better Recover Individuals with Alzheimer’s and Autism Who Wander

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn launched the “Bringing Our Loved Ones Home Task Force,” to explore options for establishing a Countywide program aimed at expediting the recovery time of individuals who often wander from their families and caregivers such as individuals with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, or autism. Wandering is a common problem associated with […]