Finished South Park

Justin helped fund the completion of South Park and worked with City staff to get the project completed in two phases in 2016 and 2017.

Built the 8th Street Safe Route to School

Justin helped build the 8th Street Safe Route to School between Hermosa Avenue and Valley Drive, a project to be completed early in the 2019-2020 school year.

Put New Roof, Exterior, and Solar Power on the Community Center

Justin helped replace the roof, repaint the exterior, and add solar panels to the Community Center, which protected, restored, and upgraded this important community asset.

Paved the Way for Measure S and North School

Justin endorsed Measure S and helped write the MOU that paves the way for construction of North School with safe and efficient access for the community.


Obtained Grant to Improve Safety on Prospect Avenue

Justin helped obtain funds to study transportation and safety on Prospect Avenue, an important corridor for commuters, kids, and the community. The study is expected to start in 2020.

Rebuilding the Hb Fire Station

Justin helped obtain a 5-year interest-free loan from LA County to renovate our Pier Avenue fire station to house LA County Fire, completing a project identified as a priority decades ago.

Increased Public Works Productivity

Justin helped fund a complete renovation of the City Yard (completion date TBD) that will modernize a facility dating back to the 1800s that could not be renovated until Justin helped eliminate E&B’s oil drilling rights in 2017.

Encouraged All Modes of Transportation

Justin helped make Hermosa a destination for users of all modes of transportation by adding EV chargers and bike racks citywide.

Launched the Go Hermosa! App

Justin helped link you to City staff for maintenance requests, Code Enforcement complaints, City news, and other important information by launching the Go Hermosa! app.

Beautified Hermosa Ave, PCH, Pier Ave, and Prospect

Justin helped repave and repair sewer lines along north Hermosa Avenue, replace the ADA ramps (a/k/a curb cuts) along Hermosa Avenue, PCH, and Prospect, replace bus benches and trash cans along Hermosa Avenue, Pier, and PCH with modern, functional fixtures, replace median landscaping along Hermosa Avenue to provide more room for parking, and stamp the intersection of Pier and Hermosa Avenues with the Hb logo.

Improved Safety and Efficiency with Rideshare Zones

Justin helped make Lyft, Uber, and other rideshare services safer and more efficient by establishing rideshare zones in downtown Hermosa.