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County seeks backing from cities on homelessness

LOS ANGELES — Elected officials and housing advocates from across Los Angeles County have reinforced their commitment to working together to solve the problem of homelessness, even as communities push back against development in their own backyards. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas joined Los Angeles City Councilmen Jose Huizar and Marqueece Harris-Dawson Aug. 22 on the steps Read More…

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County homeless tax measure officially wins

LOS ANGELES — Measure H, the quarter-cent Los Angeles County sales tax ballot measure to fund anti-homelessness programs, maintained the two-thirds majority needed for approval in a final ballot tally released March 20. The measure’s backers already declared victory March 17, when an update showed it had a safe margin above two-thirds. The final results Read More…