【Assemblymember Ed Chau Statement on the Passing of Bryan Urias, Mayor of the City of Duarte】


Monterey Park – Assemblymember Ed Chau (D-Monterey Park) issued the following statement on the passing of Bryan Urias, Mayor of the City of Duarte:

“I am deeply saddened by the passing of Bryan Urias and offer my deep condolences to his family. Bryan worked at my District Office providing much needed assistance to our constituents, and will be missed as a member of our team. I had the pleasure of knowing Bryan for many years and will always remember and admire his dedication to the community, both as a professional and elected official, and for serving the public’s interest in the San Gabriel Valley. Bryan’s passing is a great loss to our region.”

Throughout his extensive history of public service, Bryan Urias has worked for several of the San Gabriel Valley’s legislative leaders, including Congressmember Hilda Solis and Congressmember Judy Chu. Later, Bryan again worked for Hilda Solis in her role as a Los Angeles County Supervisor. In addition, Bryan was a local elected official and served for eight years as a Member of the Board of Directors for the Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District. In November of 2018, Bryan was elected to the City Council for the City of Duarte, and represented that city’s constituents in District 6. In December of 2020, his peers on the City of Duarte City Council selected him to serve as Mayor.