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CAPITOL REPORT: Affordable housing remains at a premium in South L.A.

During Black History Month, it’s important to study our past, reflect on our present and project into our future. Housing in South Los Angeles is certainly a subject worthy as any of such examination, which is why this month’s Capitol Report will be dedicated to the past, present and future of this issue that affects Read More…

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County ranks second in nation for most homeless people

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County has the second largest population of homeless people of any region in the United States, according to a government report released last week. Los Angeles County’s total — 55,188 — was behind only New York City’s 76,501, according to the 2017 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress by the Read More…

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Homeless authority to conduct annual count Jan. 24-26

LOS ANGELES — Volunteers will discover the scope of homelessness in the greater Los Angeles area during the annual homeless count taking place Jan. 24-26. Participants, divided into teams, will tally the number of people they see on the street, as well as the number of tents and encampments. On Jan. 24, groups will target Read More…