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Government

The five-member Board of Supervisors, created by the state Legislature in 1852, is the governing body of the County of Los Angeles. Along with the Board, the voters of LA County elect an Assessor, District Attorney, and Sheriff. As a subdivision of the state, the County is charged with providing numerous services that affect the lives of all residents.

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Board of Supervisors Link to Board of Supervisors
Departments, Commissions, & Related Agencies Link to Departments, Commissions, & Related Agencies
Public Information & Records Link to Public Information & Records
About LA County Link to About LA County
County Services Link to County Services
Geography & Statistics Link to Geography & Statistics
Elections & Voting Link to Elections & Voting