Contact: Joel Bellman Date: 8/07/08
Telephone: (213) 974-3333 http://zev.lacounty.gov
- MEDIA ADVISORY- MEDIA ADVISORY -
WHO: Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, and Director of Public Health Dr. Jonathan E. Fielding.
WHAT: Will hold a press conference to announce a county proposal to implement mandatory menu labeling for fast food and chain restaurants. The proposed ordinance would require such restaurants to post the total number of calories for a menu item on the menu board, at a customer’s point of purchase, and provide other nutritional information in the restaurant.
WHERE: McDonald’s Restaurant
4166 Melrose Ave, at Vermont
Los Angeles, CA 90029
Street parking is available on Vermont Avenue and Juanita Street.
Thomas Bros’ Map Page 594, A-6
WHEN: August 7, 2008
For further information, please contact:
Carol Kim, Health Deputy to Supervisor Yaroslavsky
office 213 974-3333
cell 213 793-1302
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