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.
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.