RELEASE: Supervisor Hahn Wants Mental Health Workers on Metro

Los Angeles, CA – Today, the LA County Board of Supervisors approved a proposal by Supervisor Janice Hahn and co-authored by Supervisor Hilda Solis that allows the LA County Department of Mental Health to enter negotiations with Metro about the possibility of using county mental health professionals to respond to mental health crises aboard Metro’s trains and buses.

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With New Legal Authority, County Takes Next Steps Toward Returning Bruce’s Beach

San Pedro, CA — Today, with new legal authority granted by a recently passed State law, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors took the first official steps toward returning the property known as Bruce’s Beach to the descendants of Willa and Charles Bruce.

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Hahn Applauds New Funding in County Budget for Mental Health Crisis Response


San Pedro, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is applauding new funding approved today in the County’s final budget for FY 2021-22 to improve the response to residents suffering mental health crises.

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Hahn Celebrates Governor Signing Bruce's Beach Bill, Outlines Next Steps

Manhattan Beach, CA - Today, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn joined Governor Newsom as he signed SB 796, legislation that grants LA County the legal authority to return property once owned by Willa and Charles Bruce to their descendants. Also in attendance were members of the Bruce family, Kavon Ward, the founder of Justice for Bruce's Beach, Senator Steve Bradford, former Manhattan Beach Mayor Mitch Ward, Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi, and current Manhattan Beach Mayor Hildy Stern.

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Hahn Announces Hermosa Beach Pride Tower is Here to Stay


Hermosa Beach, CA — Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is announcing that the Pride Tower in Hermosa Beach is here to stay.  The 13th street Los Angeles County Lifeguard Tower, which was painted rainbow in June, was originally meant to be repainted its original blue color at the end of summer.  The rainbow paintjob will now be permanent. 

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Hahn Announces 30 Million Dollars in Grants For Local Cities for Stormwater Capture Projects



Los Angeles, CA - Supervisor Janice Hahn has announced that 13 cities and unincorporated areas in her district have been awarded grants totaling $30 million dollars from the County of Los Angeles for stormwater capture infrastructure projects.

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LA County to Develop Oil Well Clean-up Pilot Program


Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to develop an Oil Well Clean-up Program proposed by Supervisor Janice Hahn. This was in addition to votes the Board took today to begin phasing out oil and gas drilling in unincorporated LA County and to develop a strategy to ensure workers can transition to new, good-paying jobs in clean energy.

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Hahn Urges Governor Newsom to Sign Bruce’s Beach Legislation

Manhattan Beach, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is urging Governor Newsom to sign SB 796, after today’s unanimous vote to pass the legislation in the State Senate. The legislation, championed by Supervisor Hahn and authored by State Senator Steven Bradford, is essential to Hahn’s effort to return Bruce’s Beach to the descendants of Willa and Charles Bruce.\

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Hahn Releases Statement on Assembly Passage of Bruce’s Beach Bill

Manhattan Beach, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn celebrated the California State Assembly voting unanimously to pass SB 796. The legislation, sponsored by State Senator Steven Bradford, would remove state restrictions from Los Angeles County’s beachfront property once owned by Black entrepreneurs, Willa and Charles Bruce. The existing state restrictions currently limit Hahn’s ability to transfer the County property. SB 796's passage would allow Hahn to move forward with her effort to return the property to the surviving descendants of Willa and Charles Bruce.

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Board Supports Hahn Proposal to Extend County Pool Season

Los Angeles, CA — Starting next year, Los Angeles County pools will be open for six months out of the year rather than just ten weeks. Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to support a proposal by Supervisor Janice Hahn and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger to extend the pool season as the region experiences longer, hotter summers.

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