LA Councilman Joe Buscaino Seeks To Resume Ban On Sidewalk Encampments During DaytimeLos Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino Wednesday requested the city resume its ban on sidewalk encampments.
Knife-Wielding Woman Arrested On Venice Boardwalk During LA City Councilman’s EventLos Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino was holding a news conference to announce a new plan to address homelessness.
'They Feel Held Hostage In Their Apartments': Neighbors Concerned About Growing Homeless Population In Beverly GroveNeighbors in Beverly Grove are concerned about the growing homeless population in the area, saying that the unhoused seem to be making many more public spaces 'home' lately.
Judge Denies Request To Delay Shelter Offer To Skid Row’s HomelessLast week, the judge ordered the city and county of L.A. to offer housing to all homeless people in downtown L.A.’s Skid Row within six months.
Proposal Would Make LA Homeless Camp Cleanups VoluntaryThe Los Angeles City Council Tuesday will consider a motion to replace mandatory cleanup of homeless encampments with a more voluntary, service-based approach.
Garcetti Proposes Nearly $1B To Battle LA's Homelessness CrisisThe urgency of addressing the Southland's homeless crisis has been heightened by the struggles brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Venice Handball Courts Cleared Of Homeless Encampment After Major ComplaintsHandball players presented a petition to the city with more than 2,000 signatures demanding that the courts be cleared.
LA Councilman Proposes Tiny Home Camps For The Homeless In Pacific Palisades, Marina Del ReyIt calls for a temporary tiny homes site at Will Rogers State Beach and Dockweiler State Beach.
LAPD Declares Unlawful Assembly As Protesters, Police Face Off At Echo Park Lake Over Homeless Encampment RemovalThe Los Angeles Police Department Wednesday night ordered a citywide tactical alert after protesters and officers faced-off at Echo Park Lake over the city's plan to close the park and remove the encampment.
LA To Expand Project Roomkey For Homeless Seniors After Biden Administration Agrees To Fund 100% Of Its CostsProject Roomkey first launched in April to temporarily house homeless people in available hotel and motel rooms in order to curb the spread of COVID-19.
Councilmember Wants Tiny Homes For Homeless To Be Fraction Of Current CostA local politician is looking to vastly cut the costs of tiny home communities being built for homeless people in Los Angeles.
Calif. Has Over A Quarter-Million Homeless Students, Report FindsIn L.A. County there were over 66,000 homeless students during the 2018-19 school year.
LA Officials Finalize Deal To House Thousands Of Homeless People Living Near FreewaysThe deal calls for the city of L.A. to provide 6,700 new beds in exchange for $300 million in funding over five years from L.A. County.
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.