Supervisors Vote to Expand LA County Mental Health Crisis Response Teams



Los Angeles, CA –
Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a proposal by Supervisor Janice Hahn and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger to expand the county’s Psychiatric Mobile Response Team (PMRT) program.

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Supervisor Hahn Statement on Unanimous Senate Vote for Bruce's Beach Bill

Los Angeles, CA -- Today, the California State Senate passed SB 796 with unanimous bipartisan support. The legislation would remove state restrictions on Los Angeles County-owned beachfront property in Manhattan Beach once owned by Willa and Charles Bruce which limit the County's ability to transfer the 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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Supervisor Janice Hahn Releases Statement on Shooting in LA County Fire Station 81

Los Angeles, CA -- Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn has released the following statement mourning the death of one firefighter and the injury of a fire captain in a shooting at LA County Fire Station 81 in unincorporated Agua Dulce:

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Lifeguard Tower in Hermosa Beach to be Painted for Pride

Hermosa Beach, CA – This week, a motion passed by the LA County Board of Supervisors authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn has paved the way for an LA County Lifeguard Tower in Hermosa Beach to be painted rainbow for Pride Month.

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LA County Publishes First-Ever Online Jail Decarceration Dashboard

Los Angeles, CA — The County of Los Angeles, in partnership with the Vera Institute of Justice, has published an online decarceration dashboard which provides a visual breakdown and analysis of the County’s jail population on a daily basis. The goal of this dashboard is to help policymakers, advocates, and academics better understand the makeup and changes in the population of people in LA County jails in order to craft public policy to safely reduce the jail population.

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Bruce’s Beach Bill Clears Another Hurdle, Heads to Senate Floor

Manhattan Beach, CA—Today, SB 796, a bill championed by Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn which would allow Los Angeles County to return the Bruce’s Beach property to the descendants of Willa and Charles Bruce, cleared another legislative hurdle in Sacramento.

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Supervisor Hahn Urges EPA Action on Off-Coast DDT Dump Site

Los Angeles, CA — After the discovery of tens of thousands of DDT-laced barrels off the coast of Catalina Island, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is calling on the US Environmental Protection Agency to assess the extent of the damage and expedite the necessary cleanup. She also asked her colleagues to put the County’s support behind Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell’s legislation currently being considered in Sacramento.

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Hahn Releases Statement Mourning Loss of Eli Broad

Los Angeles, CA  Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn has released the following statement mourning the loss of Eli Broad:

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LA County to Develop Zero Emission Infrastructure Plan

San Pedro, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a proposal by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Sheila Kuehl to create an LA County Zero Emission Infrastructure Plan. The plan will identify gaps in the County’s current electric vehicle charging infrastructure and create a strategy to close them, especially in the County’s low-income areas.

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Supervisors Vote to Begin Work to Return Bruce's Beach to Bruce Family



Manhattan Beach, CA — 
Today, the members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to take the first steps toward returning the Bruce's Beach property to the descendants of Willa and Charles Bruce.

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