Archive for July 2011

Environment Parks and Open Space Useful Links & Resources

Parks and Open Space Want to reserve space at a County Park, click here. For a schedule of swimming lessons at County pools, click here. To check out the “Parks after Dark” basketball programs in the Second District, click here. For information about summer free lunch programs, […]

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Community Meeting in Inglewood

The Second Supervisorial District has long been a supporter of the Environmental Charter High School (ECHS). With its innovative curriculum that is focused on promoting sustainability and experience-based education, the school made it to the Top 5 schools in President Obama’s 2010 “Race to the Top” Commencement […]

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Express Lanes Groundbreaking

[slideshow id=7] Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas joined other Metro Board members at the groundbreaking for the ExpressLanes project that will convert parts of the carpool lanes on the 10 and 110 freeways to toll lanes.  The groundbreaking ceremony marks an important milestone for the ExpressLanes Congestion Reduction Demonstration […]

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Innovative Second District Construction will House and Support Homeless Families, Mentally Ill, and Foster Youths

An innovative housing complex in the Second District will soon take on the challenge of providing a supportive home to some of society’s most vulnerable, including youths aging out of foster care, the mentally ill and formerly homeless. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas joined the Koreatown Youth and Community […]

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