California’s 28th Congressional District
Stretching from West Hollywood to the eastern border of Pasadena, and from Echo Park to the Angeles National Forest, the 28thCongressional district features one of the most diverse constituencies and areas in the country, something that can only be foundright in the heart of Los Angeles County.
The communities in the district include: Angelino Heights, Atwater Village, Burbank, East Hollywood, Echo Park, Elysian Valley, Franklin Hills, Glendale, Griffith Park, Hollywood, Hollywood Hills, La Canada-Flintridge, La Crescenta, Los Feliz, Montrose, Mount Olympus, Pasadena, Shadow Hills, Silver Lake, Sunland, Tujunga, Verdugo City and West Hollywood.
The 28th Congressional district is home to some of the most unique cultural and entertainment venues in Southern California. They include: Disney Studios, DreamWorks Animation Studios, ABC Studios, Griffith Observatory, Griffith Park, The Autry National Center, the LA Zoo, Melrose Avenue Shopping and Dining, Grauman’s Chinese Theater, Dolby Theater, El Capitan Theater, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood Wax Museum, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, the original House of Blues, The Laugh Factory, Paramount Studios, JPL, the Hollywood Sign, Hollywood Farmer’s Market, Descanso Gardens, Americana at Brand, Cartoon Network Studios, Pantages Theater, The Greek Theatre, The Hollywood Bowl and more. The list goes on and on.
Supported by Los Angeles City College, Glendale Community College, Woodbury University, and the Arts Center College of Design, the 28thCongressional district offers many opportunities for quality higher education for constituents.
The demographics of the 28th Congressional district are a reflection of the rich diversity of Southern California. According to the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau, the district has large populations of Latinos, Asian-Americans and Armenian-Americans. Specific information about the district can be obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.
With such a diverse district, Congressman Schiff regularly hosts events for his constituents that include:Telephone Town Hall Meetings, The Congressional District Arts Competition
s, Career & Employment Fairs, Student Town Hall Meetings, Women of the Year Luncheons, Veterans Fairs, Senior Health Fairs, Astronaut visits to local schools, and student intern opportunities in his local and Washington, D.C. offices.