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Anti-NIMBYs see hope in West LA project

https://www.scpr.org/news/2017/11/09/77553/anti-nimbys-see-hope-in-west-la-project/ Rina Palta | November 9, 2017 Proposition HHH passed a year ago, providing $1.2 billion in affordable housing funds over a decade. But an outstanding question has been if neighborhoods would accept construction projects.David McNew/Getty Images The city of L.A.’s struggle to find willing neighborhoods for homeless housing developments hope they have something of […]

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A homeless man takes food from a trash can in Los Angeles' Skid Row area, home to the nation's largest concentration of homeless people, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Los Angeles. At least 10 cities have declared official states of emergency, and California declared a statewide emergency due to a hepatitis A outbreak linked to homeless encampments. Comparisons are being made to conditions more commonly seen in Third World countries. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LA County homeless encampments to get toilets and wash basins as hepatitis A threat looms Susan Abram

h ttp://www.dailynews.com/2017/11/28/la-county-homeless-encampments-to-get-toilets-and-wash-basins-as-hepatitis-a-threat-looms/amp/PUBLISHED: November 28, 2017 at 6:26 pm | UPDATED: November 29, 2017 at 6:44 pm Categories: Local News, News A homeless man takes food from a trash can in Los Angeles’ Skid Row area, home to the nation’s largest concentration of homeless people, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Los Angeles. At least 10 cities […]

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State lawmakers turn attention to homeless youth

Antonio Garcia, 27, has been homeless in Van Nuys for about two years. “I’m trying to hang in here,” Garcia says. He’s focused on teaching and helping homeless youth struggling with addiction.; Credit: Maya Sugarman/KPCC Rina PaltaOver 12,000 young people are homeless in California on any given night, and a group of state lawmakers is […]

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