Archive for the ‘Homeless’ Category

Recommendation Report on Emergency Homeless Shelters

January 28th, 2016

Staff Recommendation Report from the Department of City Planning regarding the proposed Emergency Homeless Shelters ordinance. The ordinance amends provisions related to the establishment and operation of shelters for the homeless when a “shelter crisis” has been declared by the City Council and/or Mayor.

The item will be discussed at the 2/11/16 meeting of the City Planning Commission.
If you have any questions on this matter, please do not hesitate to let me know.

Matthew Glesne, Housing Planner
City of Los Angeles Department of City Planning
Policy Planning and Historic Resources Division: Citywide Unit
200 North Spring Street, Room 667, Los Angeles, 90012 | 213.978.2666


Homeless Strategy Report Released

January 10th, 2016

From the Mayor’s weekly newsletter


This week, the City released the Homelessness Strategy Report. The document gives us a blueprint to guide our decision-making process over the next decade, as we work with partners across the region to find long-term solutions to homelessness in our communities. We’re interested in hearing your thoughts on the homelessness report. Submit your feedback here