The local Sierra Club announced Monday that it is endorsing Assemblymember Warren Furutani in next month’s special election for the Los Angeles City Council, District 15.
“Warren Furutani is the person we can count on to protect the environment and improve our quality of life,” said Al Sattler, chair of Sierra Club Palos Verdes-South Bay Regional Group.
“I’m honored to have gotten the endorsement of the Sierra Club,” Furutani said. “The 15th Council District faces some of the most challenging environmental issues in the state. I look forward to working with the Sierra Club and other environmental leaders in finding creative and effective solutions.”
Other organizations supporting Furutani include the Gardena Valley Democratic Club, Korean American Democratic Committee, Long Beach Democratic Club, Los Angeles Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, Los Angeles County Democratic Party, New Frontier Democratic Club, Progressive Democratic Club, San Pedro Democratic Club, and Southern California Armenian Democrats.