Mayor Calls For Temporary Shelters For LA's Homeless In 'State Of The City' AddressMayor Eric Garcetti called for citywide implementation of temporary emergency shelters Monday during his annual State of the City address at City Hall.
Santa Ana River Trail Reopens After Being Closed For MonthsLast month, county crews removed 404 tons of debris, 13,950 needles and 5,279 pounds of waste from the trail following the controversial removal of several homeless encampments.
Actor Chastises WeHo Target, Claims Employees Tried To Stop Him From Helping Homeless ManJohn Barrowman claims Target staff “lectured him” after he bought a homeless man some clothes and a gift certificate.
Officials Desperately Seek Solution To OC Emergency Homeless CrisisA proposal to house the homeless in tents in Irvine, Huntington Beach and Laguna Niguel was abandoned after large-scale protests.
OC Supervisors Rescind 3-City Tent Plan For HomelessA proposal to erect large tents in Irvine, Huntington Beach and Laguna Niguel for transients who were cleared from the Santa Ana riverbed has been met with opposition from residents.
LA Considers Ambitious Proposal To Provide Housing For Every Homeless PersonThe L.A. City Council is continuing to grapple with a housing shortage which has spiked rents and sent more people into homelessness.
LA Hotels Could Convert Into Housing For Homeless Under ProposalThe proposed ordinance would ease zoning requirements and regulations that apply to a hotel or motel that wants to convert to temporary housing.
LA OKs Paying Homeless To Collect TrashThe city receives an average of 200 requests per day through its 311 mobile app regarding dumping, debris and other trash-related nuisances.
Report: LA Needs Stricter Enforcement Of Sidewalk TentsThe city controller also recommended adding storage bins to help combat the proliferation of homeless encampments.
Homeless Man Beaten To Death In Downtown LAPolice found the victim lying on the ground with blunt force trauma injuries.
LA Ranks 2nd In US For Number Of Struggling Poor, Report Finds567,000 Angeleno households spent more than half their income on rent or lived in severely inadequate conditions in 2015.
Study: 5 Percent Rent Hike In LA Would Send 2,000 More Into HomelessnessThe median rent in L.A. in June was $2,682, a 4.2 percent increase from the year before.