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Category: Homeless


Feds Give LA County Permission to Skip 2021 Homeless Count

December 17, 2020

December 17, 2020

“There is no safe way to gather the 8,000 volunteers necessary,” LAHSA says By Sam Catanzaro The federal government has...

City Council Set to Vote on Vote on Encampment Ban

November 19, 2020

November 19, 2020

Los Angeles City Council to continue controversial item November 24 By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles lawmakers are set to vote...

Bridge Housing Stats, Motion to Close Lane of Venice Boulevard

August 21, 2020

August 21, 2020

August Venice Neighborhood Council meeting recap Part 1 By Angela McGregor At the most recent Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) meeting,...

City of LA’s Top Homeless Advisor Resigns

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

By Toi Creel Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s top advisor on homelessness Christina Miller has told her colleagues she will...

Return of Sb50: Good or Bad for Your Health?

December 27, 2019

December 27, 2019

By Tom Elias, Yo! Venice columnist The good news last year for many Californians who happen to live near light...

UCLA Study Suggests Algorithm Can Prevent Homelessness

December 24, 2019

December 24, 2019

Nearly half of instances of homelessness predicted in study By Sam Catanzaro Researchers at UCLA recently were able to accurately...

Supreme Court Ruling Protects Right of Homeless to Sleep in Public

December 16, 2019

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Ruling ties hands for lawmakers grappling with encampments, celebrated by homeless advocates By Sam Catanzaro The Supreme Court has declined...