Coronavirus: City Opens Downtown Hotel To Temporarily House Homeless As Part Of Project RoomkeyThe federal government funds the majority of the program with the state and city covering the remaining balance.
Coronavirus: Councilman O'Farrell Introduces Motion To Provide Free Testing At All LA Homeless SheltersLos Angeles City Councilman Mitch O'Farrell Monday introduced a motion to provide free on-site testing for the novel coronavirus at all permanent and temporary homeless shelters.
Coronavirus Patient At Sherman Oaks Hotel Breaks QuarantineThe homeless woman left the hotel and refused to return when found by police.
Coronavirus: Garcetti Announces Rapid Testing For Homeless, Pop-Up Facility On Skid RowIn his Friday address, Mayor Eric Garcetti said that the coronavirus pandemic has underscored the inequality that exits in society and the work that still needs to be done for racial and economic justice and to protect the city's most vulnerable populations — including those experiencing homelessness.
LA County To Develop Plan To House Homeless Seniors After Coronavirus SubsidesAs of Monday, L.A County has procured 1,946 beds at 23 sites for Project Roomkey, of which 515 are already in use.
Homeless Shelter Worker Among 25 New LA County Coronavirus Deaths; Mortality Rate Ticks Up AgainThere are now 20 confirmed cases among L.A. County's homeless population.
Homeless Man Stabbed To Death On Sherman Oaks StreetThe crime scene is located a few blocks from the Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area.
Person In Isolation May Be First Homeless COVID-19 Case In LAThe mayor made the announcement during his daily COVID-19 briefing Friday evening.
Coronavirus: LA County Opens Up Temporary Shelters To House HomelessThe goal is to open up 42 temporary shelters that will house nearly 6,000 homeless people.
Artist, Activist To Roll Out Nearly 5K Colorfully Painted Tents As Homeless Crisis GrowsA local artist and activist is using his craft to get the public's attention focused on the homeless crises continuing to grow in Los Angeles County.
City Crews Attempt Another Echo Park Lake Cleanup Following Protests From Homeless CampersA similar effort last month sparked protests from homeless campers who accused officials of conducting a sweep.
30 Trailers To Be Installed For The Homeless In South LAThe trailers will be placed on both public and privately-owned parking lots.
Santa Ana Sues 3 Nearby Cities Over Homeless CrisisSanta Ana officials allege that Dana Point, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano have been sending their homeless populations to Santa Ana instead of building their own shelters.
Makeshift 3-Story Treehouse Found During Sepulveda Basin Homeless Encampment CleanupAn impressive three-story treehouse was discovered among other makeshift structures during the final phase of multiple homeless encampment cleanups at the Sepulveda Basin.
VIDEO: Homeless Encampment Near Vacant LA County Mental Health Building In San PedroA longtime homeless encampment surrounding a vacant Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health building in San Pedro is drawing renewed focus on the city's worsening homelessness crisis.