Concern Grows Over Homelessness, Incident Of Sex In Public At Popular Santa Monica ParkParents who live near Christine Emerson Reed Park in Santa Monica said they've been extra watchful of their children when they go to the park, given reports of lewd acts on park grounds.
Supervisors Vote To 'Freeze' Rent In Unincorporated Areas Of LA CountySupervisor Sheila Kuehl, who co-authored the ordinance with Hilda Solis, said it was a good short-term solution as leaders consider more lasting changes to ease the region's housing and homeless crises.
Herb Wesson Makes Impassioned Plea For 'Humanity' During Fiery Meeting On Alternative Site For Koreatown Homeless Shelter"Oh my God, we are driving past homeless people, and we're not seeing them! When that happens, that is the end of our humanity," L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson told a packed house at Friday's meeting.
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.
Oakland To House More Homeless With Tuff Shed Program ExpansionThe city of Oakland is expanding its Tuff Shed program for the homeless.
San Francisco's Tourism Slump Blamed On Homelessness And President TrumpSan Francisco's robust tourism industry is experiencing a slight slump. Some say Trump is to blame, but others point to the homeless crisis.