Los Angeles, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn sent a letter to the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) urging them to require the Sterigenics facilities in the City of Vernon to immediately cease all ethylene oxide-emitting operations until they come into compliance with air quality regulations.
On May 5, 2022, the [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a proposal by Supervisor Janice Hahn and co-authored by Supervisor Hilda Solis to explore creating a pre-petition advocacy model in Los Angeles County, with the goal of keeping more families safely together and reducing racial disparities in the child welfare system.
“We need [...] Read more
Lynwood, CA — Today, a gun buyback sponsored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn’s office in partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and the Community Advisory Council took 365 guns off of the streets.
“This was a success,” said Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn. “There are 365 fewer guns that can be [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement in support of Union Station janitors who have experienced increased violence since the pandemic:
“What is happening to janitors at Union Station is unacceptable. No one should have to go through what these essential workers are experiencing. I support and stand [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement after the passing of Norman Mineta, the nation’s first Asian American cabinet secretary:
“As one of our nation’s highest profile Asian Americans, Norm Mineta was able to negotiate reparations for Japanese Americans interned during World War II, decades after he lived [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, led by Supervisor Janice Hahn and Chair Holly Mitchell, threw their support behind AB 2220, legislation that would provide state funding for local Homeless Court programs. Homeless courts, like those that already exist in Redondo Beach and Long Beach and will soon be [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved two sweeping motions to reform and improve the County’s response to the homelessness crisis.
Los Angeles, CA – During Thursday’s regular meeting of the Board of Directors of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the 13-member Board unanimously approved a motion authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn that instructs the agency, responsible for bus and rail services and major highway and rail transit construction projects across the County, to [...] Read more
South Whittier, CA – On Thursday evening, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn was recognized with the 2022 Cesar E. Chavez Spirit Award for her continued commitment to the movement for workers’ rights. Hahn received the award during the fourth annual Cesar E. Chavez Remembrance Event and Community Service Project, held at Liberty Community Plaza [...] Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Supervisor Hahn wants LA Metro to be prepared for the possibility that LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva follows through with his threat to end his department’s contract with the transit agency and pull his deputies from buses and trains in July.
“We can’t take the Sheriff’s threat lightly,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn, [...] Read more