Homeless

travel trailers
Office of the Governor of CA
KNX 1070
February 13, 2020 - 5:48 pm
A transitional housing project for homeless families is now up and operating in South L.A., courtesy of a combined effort of the State, the County, the City, and charitable groups.
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CNS News
January 30, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A majority of Los Angeles homeless women interviewed in a recent survey reported being victims of some type of violence over the past year, according to a report released today.
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activists in Echo Park
Margaret Carrero
CNS News
January 24, 2020 - 12:58 pm
Homeless people are asking Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch O'Farrell to find a way to let them stay at Echo Park Lake overnight as long as they promise to keep the park clean and not be a nuisance to visitors.
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Office of Governor of California
Office of Governor of California
Rebekah Sager
January 22, 2020 - 5:24 pm
In the hopes of offering some crisis release of homelessness across the state, Governor Gavin Newsom has deployed trailers and medical services tents to L.A. County.
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KNX 1070
January 21, 2020 - 8:51 am
The Greater LA Homeless Count begins in LA.
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Rebekah Sager
January 14, 2020 - 7:16 am
The Trump Administration, which has been very critical of the way Los Angeles officials have handled the homelessness crisis, has now come up with a plan to help. But, there are conditions. According to the Los Angeles Times , Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson sent a letter to...
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Homeless clearing Echo Park
Jon Baird
Rebekah Sager
January 13, 2020 - 10:54 am
Several homeless people and a group of homeless advocates say they're outraged as authorities prepare to clear out and clean-up a homeless camp around Echo Park Lake. A park ranger says the reason the homeless people may be forced out of the area around is because a film crew has a permit to work...
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hadas-kuznits
January 12, 2020 - 2:00 am
A local barber is helping the homeless, one haircut at a time, and a popular Philadelphia wedding photo spot is where he set up shop. "Monday through Saturday, I get out here around 11 and I'm here until the last person gets their hair cut," said Brennon Jones, on the median at Broad and Walnut...
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CNS News
January 10, 2020 - 2:38 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority officials said today that they need more volunteers to sufficiently tally the county's homeless population. The effort, known as the point-in-time count, is essential to understanding how large the homeless crisis has become and is...
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 Sharena Thomas, left, Carroll Fife, center, Dominique Walker, second from right, and Tolani KIng, right, stand outside a vacant home on Magnolia Street in West Oakland, Calif.
AP
AP News
January 08, 2020 - 8:43 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Some California lawmakers said they support a group of homeless women who have been illegally living in a vacant three-bedroom house since November, partly to protest real estate speculators who drive up housing costs in the pricey San Francisco Bay Area. Moms 4 Housing, a...
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