LA City Council Votes To Send Homeless Encampment Ban To CommitteeThe Los Angeles City Council voted on Tuesday to send a motion that would ban homeless encampments across the city to a homelessness and poverty committee.
LASD And LAPD Address Homeless Encampments On WestsideOn Wednesday, the Los Angeles Police Department and the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department met with concerned residents to talk about homelessness in West Los Angeles.
Venice Residents Concerned Homeless Encampments Will Return Even After ClearingSanitation workers cleared another large homeless encampment in Venice today, but neighbors, both housed and unhoused, are concerned the clearing will not last.
3 Charged In Stealing Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars From LA Homeless NonprofitThree women have been charged with stealing about $400,000 from a Los Angeles-based homeless services organization.
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Gives Support For Calif. Measure That Would Use Online Sports Gambling To Fund Homeless ServicesThe measure would use tax revenue from online sports betting to fund shelter and housing options for the homeless. It would also be used to expand mental health and addiction services.
Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance WorkThe closure is expected to last 10 weeks.
MacArthur Park To Temporarily Close On Oct. 15Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo confirmed Monday that the lakeside portion of MacArthur Park, where about 200 homeless people have taken up residence, will temporarily close on Oct. 15 for "much- needed deferred maintenance."
Project Roomkey Fell Short Of Expectations In LA County, Experts SayMore than 1,200 L.A. County residents who took part in Project Roomkey are still waiting for permanent housing.
Groundbreaking Ceremony Held For Tiny Homes Village In Eagle RockLos Angeles city officials and community leaders broke ground today on a new project to help the homeless in Eagle Rock. The site will become the district's second tiny homes village. The Eagle Rock location will make nearly 100 beds available to people experiencing homelessness in the community.
Local Unhoused Man Creates Wall Of Bicycles In KoreatownA large wall of bicycles created by a local unhoused man is lending a window into the increasing number of people living on the 4th Street sidewalk in Koreatown since the pandemic began.
No Injuries After Gunman Opens Fire At Shake Shack In Canoga ParkThe suspect, a homeless man, had been asked to leave the restaurant just prior to the shooting.
New Tiny Home Village To Soon Open In North HollywoodThe Whitsett West community on Saticoy Street will have 77 homes and 150 beds.
Several Hurt After Car Slams Into Homeless Encampment In KoreatownFirefighters responded to find one person trapped underneath the car.
LA Councilman Proposes Ban On Homeless Encampments Near SchoolsThe proposal would be included as a resolution as part of the no-camping ordinance which takes effect on Sept. 3. That ordinance bans homeless encampments from certain areas of the city, including sidewalks.
Homeless Encampment Cleanup Underway In Azusa RiverbedResidents were given a deadline of Tuesday morning to move out. Wildfire risk was a major reason for the cleanup, officials said.