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.
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.