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L.A. County makes $402 million investment in fight against homelessness 1024 512 admin

L.A. County makes $402 million investment in fight against homelessness

Building on an array of promising successes, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $402 million spending plan for 2018-2019 to widen and intensify its fight against homelessness. The five-member board unanimously adopted dozens of recommendations…

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Here’s how LA County could spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness 1000 661 admin

Here’s how LA County could spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness

A set of recommendations for how to spend a projected $355 million annually to help fight homelessness over the next three years will be considered Tuesday by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. The recommendations were agreed upon in…

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Where do the homeless sleep? LA County now knows

A snapshot of where homeless people sleep in 210 communities across Los Angeles County was released Friday, and showed that skid row posted the highest population overall while several communities such as San Marino reported no one who was homeless…

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Where do the homeless sleep? LA County now knows

A snapshot of where homeless people sleep in 210 communities across Los Angeles County was released Friday, and showed that skid row posted the highest population overall while several communities such as San Marino reported no one who was homeless…

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In Measure H Funding, Hope For the Homeless College Student 743 467 admin

In Measure H Funding, Hope For the Homeless College Student

Majeedah Wesley was less than two months into her education at Long Beach City College when she became part of a growing statistic among the ranks of college students in the United States. She was homeless, more than 400 miles…

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Here’s how LA County could spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness 685 431 admin

Here’s how LA County could spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness

A set of recommendations for how to spend a projected $355 million annually to help fight homelessness over the next three years will be considered Tuesday by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. The recommendations were agreed upon in…

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Homelessness rises sharply in L.A. County 685 431 admin

Homelessness rises sharply in L.A. County

L.A. County’s homeless population grew 23%, as the county and city embark on intensive, inter-related efforts to combat the problem through housing and services.

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In Venice, where money meets misery, hoping for an end to homeless camps – LAT 896 564 admin

In Venice, where money meets misery, hoping for an end to homeless camps – LAT

A man wrapped in a blanket followed me down an alley in Venice Tuesday at 4:30 a.m. I said good morning; he didn’t respond. I was on my way to the home of Nikoletta Skarlatos to talk to her about…

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Find out how LA County plans to spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness – LADN 601 378 admin

Find out how LA County plans to spend $355 million a year to fight homelessness – LADN

A strategic plan on how to spend an annual $355 million to fight homelessness comes down to a final public meeting Wednesday at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. A 50-member planning team made up of faith leaders,…

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Consensus nears on how to spend LA’s homeless funds – KPCC 896 564 admin

Consensus nears on how to spend LA’s homeless funds – KPCC

A group tasked with guiding Los Angeles out of the county’s homeless crisis came close to consensus on key strategies Thursday. At issue is Measure H, a quarter-cent sales tax hike passed in March, which kicks off in July and…

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