Category Archives: L.A. County Supervisors

Lots of Questions about Why Homeless Aren’t Being Helped or Housed: Few Answers

(Editor’s note: This story first appeared in CityWatch on July 15 and is reprinted with permission.) TIM CAMPBELL  After the June 28 announcement that LAHSA’s latest PIT count showed miniscule decreases in overall and unsheltered homelessness, LA officials were quick … Continue reading

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Ferrer Says Drug Users Are in Public Spaces Because of Lack of Housing

The reason that Los Angeles has so many drug users living on the street, according to L.A. Department of Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer, “If you don’t have a house, you’ll do your drugs in a public space.” At … Continue reading

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Supervisor Horvath Questions City Ordinance 41.18

  It appears that 3rd District L.A. County Supervisor Lindsey Horvath, who represents Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Santa Monica, Bel Air and Venice, has her panties in a wad. It revolves around an analysis of L.A. City Ordinance 41.18 by Paul … Continue reading

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