26Jun

Funding for the Mobile Stroke Unit

AGN. NO.__2d__ MOTION BY SUPERVISORS JANICE HAHN AND                                       June 26, 2017 MARK RIDLEY-THOMAS   Funding for the Mobile Stroke Unit In response to a motion that Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and I introduced on April 17, 2017 regarding the feasibility of implementing a mobile stroke unit program through the County, the Department of Health Services […]

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 […]

17Feb

Supervisor Hahn to Partner with Local San Gabriel Valley Businesses in Battle against Homelessness

LOS ANGELES- As a part of her ongoing effort to combat homelessness in Los Angeles County, Supervisor Janice Hahn is hosting a Business Summit in San Gabriel Valley where entrepreneurs, owners of local businesses, community leaders, homeless advocates and the general public will share expertise with each another, speak with policy experts, and join forces […]

12Jan

Board Passes Supervisor Hahn’s Motion to Address County Cyberattack Readiness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Supervisor Janice Hahn’s motion to study the County’s cybersecurity preparedness. Her motion comes after recent news that LA County employees had been the target of a phishing attack. “Cyberattacks are not going […]

20Dec

Hahn and Solis Create Legal Aid Fund for Immigrants Facing Deportation

LOS ANGELES- Today, Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis offered a motion they have coauthored to create a fund to provide legal representation for Los Angeles County undocumented immigrants who are facing deportation but are unable to afford a lawyer. “Undocumented immigrants facing deportation proceedings find themselves in terrifying circumstances that could alter the rest […]

20Dec

Hahn Instructs LA County to File Lawsuit against Chromium 6 Emitting Company in Paramount

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn (District 4) instructed the Office of the County Counsel to file a public nuisance lawsuit against Anaplex, a metal plating business in the city of Paramount.  The County’s Department of Public Health determined Anaplex to be emitting unsafe levels of chromium 6, a known human carcinogen. The lawsuit will […]