Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Board Chair Janice Hahn and co-authored by Supervisor Holly Mitchell aimed at reducing the burden of medical debt on county residents. Strategies the County will pursue include requiring hospitals to share debt-collection and financial assistance data with [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Janice Hahn to establish a one-year pilot summer tutoring program at LA County Library locations. The pilot is expected to launch in 2024 at 36 locations across the County, including 12 in Hahn’s district: Alondra (Norwalk), [...] Read more
Bellflower, CA—Today, a gun buyback sponsored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn in partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department collected 142 guns, including 8 assault rifles and 4 ghost guns, a term used to describe unserialized and untraceable firearms that can be bought online and assembled at home. The event was held [...] Read more
We know that when guns are present, our homes and communities are less safe. While we continue to demand action from Congress, I am doing everything in my power to reduce the number of guns on our streets. This is an opportunity for residents to participate in making their own communities safer.
This event is totally [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA – During their meeting today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion recognizing Brenda Rodriguez, a Huntington Park resident and Cudahy employee, for her service to residents of her communities. Chair Janice Hahn, who represents the Southeast Los Angeles communities, submitted the motion as part of a series [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA –Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Janice Hahn and Supervisor Hilda Solis securing a $15.6 million grant to fund the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s response to organized retail theft.
“The shameless smash and grabs need to be stopped,” said Supervisor Hahn. [...] Read more
West Whittier, CA– Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is raising concerns about a recent gas leak that forced the evacuation of 75 residents in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Los Angeles County Fire Department and Sheriff’s Department officials responded to reports of a major gas leak on Vicki Drive in West Whittier [...] Read more
Downey, CA – On Wednesday, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn opened The Hondo Center of Healing at Rancho Los Amigos, an 80-bed interim housing site on the campus of the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. The dormitories will primarily serve unhoused patients of the LA County Department of Health Services through its Housing [...] Read more
South Whittier, CA – On Wednesday afternoon, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn issued the following statement about the homicide reported in unincorporated South Whittier by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
“I’m outraged by this vicious attack on an elderly person in his own home, where he was supposed to feel safest. This is a [...] Read more