A COVID-19 Update for Team LAWA

This weekend we learned that two members of our LAWA family, a Los Angeles Airport Police Officer and another employee, tested positive for COVID-19. We are in touch with Los Angeles County Public Health and working with them to identify any other employees who may have had prolonged, close contact with these individuals. Read More »

New Guidelines for Meetings for all LAWA Employees

Team LAWA, Yesterday, Mayor Eric Garcetti released a set of directives to protect the public and slow the spread of novel coronavirus. You can read the directives here. In line with these directives, at LAWA we will be implementing new rules regarding meetings. These guidelines will be in place at least through and including Sunday, […] Read More »

Working in Coordination With Partners to Respond to COVID-19

Team LAWA,  Today we learned from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health that a passenger who arrived at LAX tested positive for COVID-19. You can read their press release on the traveler here.  This passenger was identified by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as having been in Iran within the last 14 days […] Read More »

Communicating and Coordinating on COVID-19

Team LAWA,  Today, I wanted to share some additional information on how we are coordinating with our employees, stakeholders and government partners to respond to COVID-19.  LAWA staff from our Emergency Management team have deployed to the County and City Emergency Operations Centers (EOC), to participate directly in the conversations occurring at both locations and […] Read More »

Sharing Information With the Media on LAWA’s Action on COVID-19

Team LAWA —  Today, I hosted a media availability to share information detailing the work being done at LAWA to protect our employees and guests from the spread of germs. I also spoke about how we are working with our partners to respond to and prepare for the rapidly changing realities of COVID-19. In addition, […] Read More »

Maintaining LAWA Operations During Coronavirus

Team LAWA,  Yesterday, I shared information with you regarding COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), actions taken by LAWA and our government partners to help reduce the spread of germs and guidance on how you individually can protect yourself from illness.  Today, I want to address how we as an organization can remain operationally and financially strong during […] Read More »