Downtown Los Angeles

Craig Fiegener
July 01, 2019 - 12:38 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A major cleanup operation was carried out today in the downtown Civic Center area, with people living on the street directed to remove all their personal belongings to make way for crews removing trash. 11:39 a.m. #homeless people who live here in tents, near Grand Park, return...
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Los Angeles Police Dept.
December 19, 2018 - 2:24 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Los Angeles Police Department Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of a suspect responsible for stabbing a homeless man to death. Tuesday, November 6, around 8:30 p.m., Los Angeles Fire...
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Associated Press
October 03, 2018 - 12:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP/KNX 1070) —The fourth victim in a series of attacks on mostly homeless men in Santa Monica and Los Angeles has died of his injuries. He was badly beaten on September 24th in Santa Monica. His assault was the final one which led to the arrest of Ramon Alberto Escobar. Escobar's...
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Pete Demetriou/KNX1070
July 31, 2018 - 12:30 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Two properties in downtown LA are being looked at closely as space to create temporary shelters for the homeless on Skid Row and elsewhere downtown. As a growing number of people are living on the streets in and around Civic Center by LA City Hall, one of the sites is the former and...
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Dept. of Public Works Street Services
May 15, 2018 - 8:21 am
Streets in downtown LA's Fashion District have been given a face lift. The makeover broke ground last January. Dept. of Public Works Street Services It's part of an initiative by Councilman Jose Huizar that's focused on making downtown a greener, more walkable place. He and others will unveil two...
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Courtesy Los Angeles Mayor's Office
KNX Afternoon News
April 26, 2018 - 2:54 pm
At a Metropolitan Transportation Authority meeting today, the Los Angeles Mayor’s office released renderings of a gondola lift that would carry passengers from Union Station to Dodger Stadium in a quick five minutes. “Los Angeles is a gorgeous city,” L.A. Mayor Garcetti told the Los Angeles Times...
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