Press Release

Monday, July 1, 2019

Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia speaking at Assembly Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color Press Conference

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), newly named Chair of the Assembly Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color (BMOC) gathered alongside colleagues and advocates for a press conference and informational hearing to reflect on the near decade of BMOC funding milestones and to envision future goals.

 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

(SACRAMENTO, CA)— Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) had his first bill of the year signed into law by Governor Newsom. AB-335 Imperial County Transportation Commission would expand the functions of the Imperial County Transportation Commission (ICTC) and enhance their ability to serve the needs of the Imperial Valley.

 

Saturday, June 22, 2019

As excerpted from Uken Report:

Projects in the cities of Coachella and Brawley were among 25 Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program (AHSC) grant proposals the Strategic Growth Council approved on Friday, June 21, 2019.

“I am excited to announce that my district was awarded over $27 million from the greenhouse gas reduction fund to build green affordable housing with transit connectivity in Coachella and Brawley. The Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program was designed to help meet California’s crucial housing needs sustainably and in sync with sidewalk, bikeway, and transit infrastructure. Pairing mutual goals to help create healthier neighborhoods,” Garcia said in a prepared statement.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Coachella and Brawley Awarded State Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Grants

 

Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia in Committee Room

(SACRAMENTO, CA)— Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) celebrates the successful acquisition of over $27 million in state grants awarded to the 56th California State Assembly District to create more sustainable communities with housing and transportation synergy. Projects in the cities of Coachella and Brawley were among twenty-five Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program (AHSC) grant proposals approved by the Strategic Growth Council on Friday, June 21, 2019.

Friday, June 21, 2019
Assemblymember Garcia speaks to the crowd at SunLine Transit Agency
Assemblymember Garcia speaks to the crowd at SunLine Transit Agency
Assemblymember Garcia with Tommy Edwards

Assemblymemeber Eduardo Garcia recognized SunLine Transit Agency for incorporating zero-emission bus technology. The zero-emission buses helps our environment to combat climate change.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia and The Original Town Pump

(Sacramento – CA)Yesterday, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) recognized Westmorland restaurant, The Original Town Pump as the Small Business of the Year for the 56th California State Assembly District. Owners, Gabriel, and Juanita Rebollar, accompanied by their daughter Bella, were honored during the California Small Business Day 2019 awards luncheon in Sacramento.

 

Wednesday, June 19, 2019