November 2015

LA’s Homeless Can Now Sleep in Cars & Public Buildings

November 18, 2015 The Housing Justice Foundation

From the Christian Science Monitor:

Los Angeles leaders proposed a “state of emergency” and set aside $100 million in September for the city’s homelessness problem. And while city officials fell short of an official emergency declaration Tuesday, they enacted a “shelter crisis,” which includes initiatives that may help the city’s rampant homelessness problem.

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CBS NY: Proposal Would Re-Purpose ‘Zombie Homes’ For Homeless Veterans

November 12, 2015 Lynn Szymoniak

From CBS New York:

“Just one veteran that is homeless is one too many, and our programs we are finding that there are more and more that are still homeless,” Greta Guarton, LI Coalition for The Homeless said.

Now, there is a single possible solution for two persistent problems.

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