Executive Director of the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
Executive director of the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
LA’s homeless population grew by 16% in the city last year.
Jun. 5, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Los Angeles has more people living on the streets than any other city in the nation—more than 26,000.
Sep. 23, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For decades, local officials have promised to end homelessness, but the number — in shelters, on the streets and in alleys -- continues to rise.
May. 13, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
In a perverse way, California’s booms are harder on its people than its busts.
Jan. 16from Zócalo's Connecting California
In past growth spurts in L.A., most new development sprung up on virgin land. No longer. 21st century Los Angeles is built out.
Dec. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
There aren’t many roads or people outside the small city of Lompoc. Instead you’ll see rolling hills, cattle grazing under oak trees, and rare birds like Golden Eagles.
Jan. 7from KCRW Features
A judge ruled that Orange County cannot arrest people for sleeping in public spaces if there are no alternatives.
Dec. 16from Greater LA
This Tuesday through Thursday, Los Angeles County will conduct its annual “point in time” count of people experiencing homelessness around the region. We get the basics.
Jan. 21from Greater LA
LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced that she’s moving to dismiss 66,000 marijuana convictions dating back to 1961.
Feb. 13from Greater LA
Parents are upset about new sex ed resources that the California legislature approved. Parents say they’re too graphic, too encouraging, and doesn’t focus on the consequences of sex.
Feb. 20from Greater LA
Getting a car has never been easier. Even if you have bad credit and can’t really afford it, no problem.
Jan. 8from Greater LA
We get updates on past stories. Gwendolyn Lang was facing foreclosure because of a program that aimed to make LA county more environmentally friendly. Where is Lang now?
Feb. 18from Greater LA