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L.A. DIGEST: Radio show to discuss ride share practices

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable President and Pacifica Radio Hutchinson Report host Earl Ofari Hutchinson will host an on-air radio townhall “The Battle Over the Future of Lyft and Uber” on the Hutchinson Report Townhall of the Air on Lyft and Uber’s labor and corporate practices June 29 at 9 a.m. on Read More…

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Supervisors delay budget action on downtown jail

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors voted June 24 to pull back some funding for a widely criticized downtown mental health jail, but stopped short of canceling work related to the project. During a meeting to finalize the 2019-20 county budget, Chief Executive Officer Sachi Hamai made a last-minute recommendation to allocate just Read More…

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Homeless population increases 12% in L.A. County

LOS ANGELES — Homelessness in Los Angeles County increased by 12% over the past year to reach an estimated 58,936 people, according to figures released June 4, with the region’s housing costs outpacing wages and forcing people onto the streets faster than authorities can find them shelter. According to data released by the Los Angeles Read More…