Opinion Street Beat

STREET BEAT: ‘How can the city make housing more affordable?’

Compiled by Debra Varnado in Koreatown and the Crenshaw District.

Lonnell Wesley Pico Union  “They can lower the taxes on housing to make more housing affordable for low-income families, so they can get off the streets and do more with their lives.”
Lonnell Wesley
Pico Union
“They can lower the taxes on housing to make more housing affordable for low-income families, so they can get off the streets and do more with their lives.”
Rahacee Aphrodite Koreatown “I heard a young man say ‘Use the military bases that are empty ... occupy them with veterans and non- veterans.’”
Rahacee Aphrodite
Koreatown
“I heard a young man say ‘Use the military bases that are empty … occupy them with veterans and non- veterans.’”
Ebony Lane Crenshaw District “People’s income needs to match their housing. There should be a first-time open buyer situation when a person gets an apartment, and more Section 8 vouchers.”
Ebony Lane
Crenshaw District
“People’s income needs to match their housing. There should be a first-time open buyer situation when a person gets an apartment, and more Section 8 vouchers.”