LA City Council Approves $5 Million For Program To House Boardwalk ResidentsThe Los Angeles City Council Thursday allocated $5 million to pay for interim housing for about 200 people who live in encampments along Ocean Front Walk in Venice and are being offered a pathway to permanent housing through Councilman Mike Bonin's "Encampment to Home" program.
Residents Tell Garcetti 'To Stop Dumping On Venice' During Meeting About Proposed Homeless ShelterLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti got an earful in Venice Wednesday at the the latest community showdown over a citywide project to house homeless people.
VIDEO: Latest Shooting At Homeless Encampment Near Mar Vista Highlights Danger To Neighbors, Concerned Residents SayPolice are searching for a pair of men who were caught on security video opening fire on a homeless encampment near Venice and Sepulveda boulevards, an area trying to deal with the growing homeless population.
Opponents Of 'Road Diet' Project Confront Councilman For Causing Gridlock In Mar VistaCritics say removing a lane has created bottle-neck traffic during rush hour, making commutes longer and forcing drivers to make unsafe moves.
Mayor Garcetti, City Council Enact Travel Ban To North Carolina, Mississippi"State-sanctioned discrimination only perpetuates intolerance, hatred and violence," said LA Councilmember Mike Bonin, who authored the resolution adopted today.
LA City Councilman, Heal The Bay Call For Probe Into Medical Waste Spill At Dockweiler BeachA Los Angeles city councilman is trying to get to the bottom of how the Dockweiler State Beach area became inundated with plastic medical waste.
Councilman Blasts Midnight Fireworks Show For Khloe Kardashian, James Harden PartyA full-scale fireworks show that erupted around midnight off the coast of Marina del Rey, apparently as part of a birthday party thrown by Khloe Kardashian for her boyfriend, NBA star James Harden, was apparently not permitted.
LA City Councilman Battling Cancer Will Not Seek Re-ElectionLos Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl said Monday he will not run for re-election in March.