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Streets of Shame

Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Sep 18, 2019

Inside the Massive Tent That Might Be a Partial Solution to Homelessness in LA

Inside the Massive Tent That Might Be a Partial Solution to Homelessness in LA

You see them all over LA: the homeless pitching small camping tents on sidewalks, outside City Hall, under freeway overpasses and along riverbeds. But it's a different kind of tent that might be key to quickly...

Jul 3, 2019

Mayor Eric Garcetti to President Donald Trump: Let's Fix Homeless Crisis

Mayor Eric Garcetti to President Donald Trump: Let's Fix Homeless Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed forming a politically unlikely partnership Tuesday to take on the city's homeless crisis: with President Donald Trump.

Apr 29, 2019

Building Bridges: A New Housing Facility for the Homeless Opens in Westlake

Building Bridges: A New Housing Facility for the Homeless Opens in Westlake

A newly opened bridge housing site in the Westlake section of Los Angeles is nicknamed "Casa Azul," or "The Blue House," after the home, now turned museum, of late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.

Mar 27, 2019

Supportive Housing Development Opens in East Hollywood

Supportive Housing Development Opens in East Hollywood

The first phase of a supportive housing development for individuals who previously experienced homelessness opened Tuesday in East Hollywood.

Mar 21, 2019

Garcetti, Other Mayors, Call for More State Money for Homelessness Program

Garcetti, Other Mayors, Call for More State Money for Homelessness Program

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and mayors from a dozen other major cities met with Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders in Sacramento Wednesday to call for more state resources in the 2019 budget...

Oct 18, 2018

$32 Million Supportive Housing Complex Coming to Expo Park

$32 Million Supportive Housing Complex Coming to Expo Park

Mayor Eric Garcetti and other leaders broke ground Friday on a supportive housing community in Exposition Park for homeless veterans and others without a residence.

Dec 6, 2018

Orange County's Supervisor Lashes Out at LA Over Homelessness Policies

Orange County's Supervisor Lashes Out at LA Over Homelessness Policies

Orange County Supervisor and District Attorney-elect Todd Spitzer sharply criticized Los Angeles city officials Wednesday, especially Mayor Eric Garcetti, saying it is reckless to allow the homeless to...

Jul 3, 2018

LA's Homeless Get More Help in Wake of I-Team Reports on Libraries

LA's Homeless Get More Help in Wake of I-Team Reports on Libraries

The city of LA has stepped up its efforts to provide housing and counseling to the homeless population that congregates at LA's public libraries. As the NBC4 I-Team has reported in recent months, the homeless...

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