Town Hall Over Proposed Temporary Homeless Facility Heats Up Venice BeachThe shelter, which would be built on a former 3-acre Metro bus yard on Sunset and Main would provide housing for up to 100 homeless people at a time, with 24-hour access, showers and round-the-clock security on site.
Hundreds Block Traffic To Protest Koreatown Homeless ShelterThe temporary shelter is one of two dozen proposed by Mayor Garcetti that would go up across the city.
LA County Approves $402M To Fight HomelessnessThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $402 million spending plan for 2018-2019 in the fight against homelessness.
Mayor Calls For Temporary Shelters For LA's Homeless In 'State Of The City' AddressMayor Eric Garcetti called for citywide implementation of temporary emergency shelters Monday during his annual State of the City address at City Hall.
Santa Ana River Trail Reopens After Being Closed For MonthsLast month, county crews removed 404 tons of debris, 13,950 needles and 5,279 pounds of waste from the trail following the controversial removal of several homeless encampments.
Actor Chastises WeHo Target, Claims Employees Tried To Stop Him From Helping Homeless ManJohn Barrowman claims Target staff “lectured him” after he bought a homeless man some clothes and a gift certificate.
Officials Desperately Seek Solution To OC Emergency Homeless CrisisA proposal to house the homeless in tents in Irvine, Huntington Beach and Laguna Niguel was abandoned after large-scale protests.
OC Supervisors Rescind 3-City Tent Plan For HomelessA proposal to erect large tents in Irvine, Huntington Beach and Laguna Niguel for transients who were cleared from the Santa Ana riverbed has been met with opposition from residents.
LA Considers Ambitious Proposal To Provide Housing For Every Homeless PersonThe L.A. City Council is continuing to grapple with a housing shortage which has spiked rents and sent more people into homelessness.
LA Hotels Could Convert Into Housing For Homeless Under ProposalThe proposed ordinance would ease zoning requirements and regulations that apply to a hotel or motel that wants to convert to temporary housing.
LA OKs Paying Homeless To Collect TrashThe city receives an average of 200 requests per day through its 311 mobile app regarding dumping, debris and other trash-related nuisances.
Report: LA Needs Stricter Enforcement Of Sidewalk TentsThe city controller also recommended adding storage bins to help combat the proliferation of homeless encampments.