What's Happening in the Fifth District

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Accessibility Hour

Mission San Juan Capistrano is pleased to offer a new program for the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) community, including adults and children on the autism spectrum, as well as their families,…

Serrano Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

Rehabilitation work includes removing silt, repairing concrete, reestablishing the “rip-rap” and removing and replacing chain link fencing. OC Public Works contractors and staff will access the…

Report on Deaths of Homeless Individuals in OC

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) Coroner Division publicly released two reports last week concerning reported deaths of individuals experiencing homelessness in Orange County in 2018…

Charley Wilson: A Legacy of Accomplishment

My office had the great pleasure this week of presenting a proclamation to Charley Wilson, who retired from the Santa Margarita Water District (SMWD) Board of Directors after 19 years of…

Orange County Adult Protective Services (APS)

Sadly, over 225,000 Californians become victims of elder or dependent adult abuse each year, but experts believe the problem to be much larger. Victims often remain silent because they fear…