Homeless Crisis Complicates The Economic Recovery Of Historic Olvera StreetCouncilman Kevin de León — who is running for mayor — is launching a new push with outreach teams around El Pueblo and Olvera Street to get the unhoused indoors and off the streets.
New Tiny Home Village To Soon Open In North HollywoodThe Whitsett West community on Saticoy Street will have 77 homes and 150 beds.
Protesters Vandalize Mayor Eric Garcetti's Home After He Signs Ordinance To Restrict Homeless EncampmentsA crowd of about 50 people began protesting at the residence at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, according to the LAPD. The protest started peacefully, but ended with dozens of officers responding in riot gear dispersing the crowd.
New City Council Proposal To Look Into Banning Homeless Encampments In Certain Parts Of Los AngelesLos Angeles officials indicated they may be ready to ban homeless encampments in many parts of the city, including parks, near schools and along freeways.
Largest Tiny Home Village In California To Be Built Within Months For Unhoused Angelenos In Highland ParkOfficials broke ground on Tuesday in Highland Park for what is expected to become the largest village of tiny homes in California.
Community Of Tiny Homes For Homeless Opens In ResedaA group of tiny homes for Los Angeles' homeless population opened in Reseda Wednesday.
LAFD Dedicates Faster, Nimbler Vehicle To Growing Number Of Fires At Venice Homeless EncampmentsMore than half of all the fires in Los Angeles so far this year have involved homeless people, according to the LAFD – and the problem is especially acute in Venice.
'A Model For The Rest Of The Country': Civil Rights Pioneer Dolores Huerta Breaks Ground On Namesake ApartmentsThe ground was broken Friday on the Dolores Huerta Apartments on Figueroa Street in South LA. The units will made out of shipping containers and will eventually house 40 people.
Rescue Dog Togo, Killed In Suspicious Venice Fire, Mourned At Beach Candlelight VigilTogo, a rescue dog recently trained as a service animal, was killed on April 21 in a house fire. Locals in the Venice neighborhood where he lived believe the fire was started by homeless people in the area.
LA's Largest Community Of Tiny Homes For Homeless Opens In North HollywoodThe strip of land alongside the 170 Freeway in North Hollywood has long been a place where homeless people have set up camp. The former homeless encampment has been transformed into a village of tiny homes with enough space to house 200 homeless people.
Homeless Woman Dies After Being Accidentally Struck By LA Deputies In WattsAfter the patrol vehicle ran over the woman, a second vehicle also struck her and then sped away.
City Council Plan Would Use LA Convention Center, Future Olympics Site, As Temporary Homeless ShelterCalling it a "humanitarian crisis of biblical proportions", three Los Angeles councilmen are proposing the use of the Convention Center as a way to house people living on the street.
Thousands Of Homeless People Living Near LA Freeways To Be Moved Into Shelters Under New DealUnder the deal, the city of L.A. will provide 6,000 new beds within the next 10 months, and another 700 beds over the next 18 months.
Gov. Newsom Sends 10 Trailers To South LA To Provide Temporary Housing To FamiliesLos Angeles continued Thursday to tackle the homeless crisis as 10 new trailers arrived in South Los Angeles to provide temporary housing.
Camp Fire Trailers Brought To South LA To House Homeless FamiliesThe trailers were placed in an abandoned parking lot in South LA, and will serve as temporary housing for families with children who are currently living on the streets or in rented motel rooms.