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City Expresses Condolences on the Passing of Congressman Steve Horn


It has been announced that former Congressman Steve Horn, who represented the City of Downey in Congressional District No. 38 from 1993-2003, has passed away. The Downey City Council wishes to express its condolences to Congressman Horn’s family.

Mayor Luis H. Marquez states, “Congressman Horn was a tremendous advocate for the City of Downey, helping to support Downey through a challenging transition period, and our thoughts and prayers go out to his loved ones during this difficult time.”

The Downey City Council honored Congressman Horn for his many years of assistance to the betterment of the Downey community by naming a new street, Congressman Steve Horn Way, on the former NASA site property, which he helped to obtain from the Federal Government.