In East Hollywood, a parking lot has been turned into LA’s first government-run homeless encampment. It offers 24-hour security and free meals for the 100 or so people who are expected to move there temporarily. But some advocates worry that officials are investing too much in short-term band-aids over permanent housing.
LA opens its first government-run homeless encampment
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New East Hollywood government-run homeless encampment to offer emergency services, but it’s not cheap
A parking lot has been turned into a homeless encampment that offers 24-hour security and free meals. But some advocates worry that officials are investing too much in...
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