Supervisor Janice Hahn to Recognize Armenian History Month

Los Angeles, CA— Tomorrow, at the direction of Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Janice Hahn and Supervisor Kathryn Barger, the month of April will be declared to be “Armenian History Month.”

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Board of Supervisors Demands Action on Unspent Juvenile Justice Funds

Los Angeles, CA— Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, led by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Mark Ridley-Thomas, instructed the County’s Probation Department to work quickly to move what may be as much as $79.1 million in unspent funds to community-based organizations focused on supporting at-risk youth.

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Groundbreaking for Apartments for Formerly Homeless and Low-Income Families in Long Beach

This Wednesday, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia will join LINC Housing, county and city officials, and other partners to celebrate the start of construction of The Spark at Midtown, a 95-unit affordable housing community for low-income families and people who have experienced homelessness.

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Supervisor Hahn Names Youngest Recipients of LA County Women of the Year Award

Los Angeles, CA– Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn named Graves Middle School students Alison Colacchio, Mone’t Carter, and Andrea Prillwitz the Fourth District’s Women of the Year at the annual Awards & Scholarship Luncheon hosted by the LA County Commission for Women.

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Supervisor Hahn Expresses Concerns over Sheriff’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Los Angeles, CA—Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn has released the following statement expressing her concern about the reported makeup of Sheriff Villanueva’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission which is charged with judging whether fired deputies should be reinstated. The commission reportedly is made up of three men and no women, all answerable to the Sheriff.

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Supervisor Hahn Seeks Cell Tower Ordinance

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn asked the Department of Regional Planning to prepare the County’s first ever ordinance regulating the installation of cellular towers in communities.

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Missing Man with Autism Found Safe Thanks to LA Found

A man who went missing this morning is home safe with his family thanks to Los Angeles County’s L.A. Found program. 

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Board of Supervisors Votes to Replace Men’s Central Jail with Mental Health Treatment Center

Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to redirect plans for replacing the decrepit Men’s Central Jail facility in Downtown Los Angeles. Rather than move ahead with plans to replace the facility with a mental health jail known as the Consolidated Correctional Treatment Facility, the Board voted to replace the jail with a Mental Health Treatment Center operated by the Department of Health Services and staffed by the Department of Mental Health.

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Supervisor Janice Hahn Proposes New County Department Focused on Serving Older Adults

Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve a proposal authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn and co-authored by Sheila Kuehl to explore creating a new Los Angeles County department focused solely on serving the county’s older adult population.  

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Supervisor Janice Hahn Releases Statement in Support of UTLA Teachers

San Pedro, CA—Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement regarding negotiations between LAUSD and UTLA to avoid a teacher strike.

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