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In addition to all the public servants I’ve connected with at the @contractcities Conference, I loved meeting the sweet Fire Technical Operation pups!

Thank you to all the women and men serving our nation in the armed forces at home and abroad. Wishing you a happy Armed Forces Day.

.@SupJaniceHahn and I are sitting down with @contractcities President Jorge Morales to share about our collaborative work on the Board, our efforts to equip our first responders, and our partnerships with our cities.

This week, we heard incredible stories of hope. Read more in our newest edition of Keeping up with Kathryn: https://t.co/KAwuYhnpXs

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15 hours ago

Kathryn Barger

In addition to all the public servants I’ve connected with at the Contract Cities Conference, I loved meeting the sweet Fire Technical Operation pups! ... See MoreSee Less

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16 hours ago

Kathryn Barger

Thank you to all the women and men serving our nation in the armed forces at home and abroad. Wishing you a happy Armed Forces Day. ... See MoreSee Less

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19 hours ago

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Supervisor Janice Hahn and I are sitting down with Contract Cities’ President Jorge Morales to share about our collaborative work on the Board, our efforts to equip our first responders, and our partnerships with our cities. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 day ago

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This week, we heard incredible stories of hope. Read more in our newest edition of Keeping up with Kathryn: mailchi.mp/bos/storiesofhope ... See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

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Military retirees: We appreciate you! Head to this event tailor-made for you tomorrow at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

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What a wonderful story of hope and healing. This inspiring piece illustrates how the Office of Diversion and Re-entry's life-changing work puts mental health first.Mental illness shouldn't mean a life sentence of incarceration and misery. Los Angeles County's Office of Diversion and Re-entry has moved more than 1,700… ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

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Congratulations to the honorees at today's Glendale Police Awards! These officers and community members are immensely brave and compassionate. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

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Homeless Connect Day brings service providers into one central location to serve those experiencing homelessness. Today, people in Sunland-Tujunga benefited from invaluable resources including housing navigation, supportive services, food, haircuts, and more. ... See MoreSee Less

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4 days ago

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May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! To celebrate these rich cultures and their impact on our L.A. County communities, Supervisor Hilda Solis and I were honored to introduce a proclamation at our board meeting this week to recognize Asian-Americans and Pacific Islander-Americans who call our county home. ... See MoreSee Less

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4 days ago

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Our county nurses put a lot of love and dedication into caring for patients. Each of their stories and reasons they entered into this challenging profession are completely unique. Nurses deserve to be thanked and celebrated every day, but it was particularly special to recognize them at our board meeting! ... See MoreSee Less

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4 days ago

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Frieze Art Fair Los Angeles brought 70 world-class art galleries to our county, allowing our residents to experience incredible art in their own community. It was a pleasure to honor my art commissioner Bettina Korek, Frieze's executive director, and art curator Hamza Walker today.
Watch a special video about Frieze here: facebook.com/friezeartfair/posts/349431775660625/
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5 days ago

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Every corner of Los Angeles County contributes to and benefits from our prime location, trade hubs, and businesses importing and exporting. In the Fifth District, trade employs and builds international ties. Thanks to the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce for celebrating World Trade Week with us! ... See MoreSee Less

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5 days ago

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Open your heart and your home to a new pet! Animals of all breeds and ages need loving owners to take them in. Consider adopting one of these two or hundreds of others you can see at a local animal care center, at animalcare.lacounty.gov, or on the LA County Pets app.
// County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control
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5 days ago

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Kirk has a Master’s degree from USC and was working in the film industry, but his Bipolar disorder led to him living on the street. Because of Measure H, he’s now housed, receiving supportive services, and ready to get back to work. Stories like this give us hope. We’re about to vote on $460 million to create more success stories like Kirk’s. ... See MoreSee Less

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5 days ago

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We’re announcing our next year’s funding plan for Measure H, the quarter-cent sales tax approved by voters, aimed to end homelessness. We’re placing specific focus on getting people jobs, providing them with services, and working to prevent people from becoming homeless in the first place. ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

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Want the latest news happening in your community? Sign up for my newsletter delivered straight to your inbox every Friday! kathrynbarger.lacounty.gov/newsletter ... See MoreSee Less

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7 days ago

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Happy Mother's Day to all of the wonderful moms in our community!
"You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known, but even that is an understatement." — F. Scott Fitzgerald
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1 week ago

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Our Board of Supervisors had a fantastic week at our nation's Capitol. Read more about our trip and special 5th District events in the newest edition of Keeping up with Kathryn: mailchi.mp/bos/weekindc2019 ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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What does the future of arts education look like in L.A. County? You can help decide! I invite you to attend an Arts Education Community Forum in May or June to share your ideas about how to create and support thriving children, healthy families, and stronger communities through the arts.
Locations and more information: lacountyartsedcollective.org/about-us/initiatives/community-forum-arts-education/community-forums
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1 week ago

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A huge thank you to all of the stellar leaders who came to D.C. to represent our county! It’s been a privilege to advocate for issues we care about most. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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Another friendly face from LA County! Thanks to Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard for meeting with me and Supervisor Hilda Solis this afternoon to talk about serving our residents of all ages and backgrounds. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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We met with The White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs to discuss a diverse array of issues facing our LA County communities, including much-needed infrastructure projects and efforts to repurpose the Mira Loma Jail into affordable housing. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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We had lots of Los Angeles County brainpower at the U.S. Department of Transportation! Thanks to Under Secretary Kan and Deputy Assistant Secretary Bedell for meeting with us to discuss the future of innovative transit across our region. ... See MoreSee Less

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About the 5th District

Supervisor Kathryn Barger
“Proudly Serving Los Angeles County’s 5th District”

From San Bernardino County in the East, Ventura County in the West and Kern County in the North, the Fifth District spans 2,800 square miles and is larger than all the other districts combined. Our district includes 22 cities and 87 unincorporated communities, including all of the Antelope, Crescenta, and Santa Clarita Valleys and parts of the San Gabriel and San Fernando Valleys.

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