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Category: Homeless


Parking Lots or Affordable Housing?

March 1, 2019

March 1, 2019

Venice median project sparks debate. By Cailley Chella It’s no secret that parking in Venice is in low supply. That’s...

VA Homeless Shelter Construction Delayed

February 27, 2019

February 27, 2019

Rain, old pipes and asbestos are slowing down the progress. By Sam Catanzaro A bridge housing center at the West...

Bridge Housing Proposed for West L.A. Armory

January 27, 2019

January 27, 2019

Supervisor Sheila Kuehl pushes for third Westside bridge housing center. By Tor Marom There’s no doubt, tensions over Los Angeles’...

Permanent Supportive Housing Proposed for Venice and Beethoven

January 17, 2019

January 17, 2019

Motion going through L.A. City Council pegs Mar Vista location. By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles lawmakers are considering a proposal...

Housing for Formerly Homeless, Low-Income Artists on Canals

January 9, 2019

January 9, 2019

Venice Community Housing’s Reese Davidson Community Proposal By Staff Writer Venice Community Housing (VCH) wants to build 140 units of...

Edify TV Video: Venice Homeless Shelter

January 8, 2019

January 8, 2019

By Edify TV After much debate, discussion and concern, a 154-bed temporary homeless shelter is coming to the heart of...

“The Advocates”: A Film About Homelessness in L.A.

January 5, 2019

January 5, 2019

Venice screening January 18 at 7 p.m.  By Staff Writer  Learn more about homelessness in Los Angeles on Friday, January...

Homeless Men Charged for Breaking into Westside Home, Showering, Cooking Meal

January 4, 2019

January 4, 2019

Santa Monica police charge Elijah Smart and Markis White. By Sam Catanzaro On Wednesday, December 22, 2018 two homeless men...

Opening Homes for Homeless Youth

January 3, 2019

January 3, 2019

Demystifying negative stereotypes with SPY’s Home Host Program. By Keldine Hull It’s no secret that California has one of the...

Venice Neighborhood Council to Reconsider 720 Rose Supportive Housing Approval

December 18, 2018

December 18, 2018

By Sam Catanzaro  At their regular board meeting tonight, the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will reconsider their November 20 approval of...