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City sets street vending fees in English. Where were the translators?

Hearings on the new permitting fees have presented a challenge for vendors.

Expo Line will get signal prioritization

Cars will be held at intersections as trains are passing through.

The Roxy, Rainbow Bar named West Hollywood landmarks

The clubs are vestiges of the Sunset Strip’s rock ‘n’ roll days.

When this Echo Park bungalow court vanishes, so does the $878 rent

Should the city intervene?

Getty Fire evacuation orders fully lifted as winds relax

After charring 745 acres and destroying 10 homes, the wildfire is 66 percent contained.

Homeless deaths in LA County doubled between 2013 and 2018

Being homeless in LA "is becoming increasingly deadly," says a new report.

Landlord increase your rent? The city of LA will help pay it.

The program is temporary and open to qualifying renters.

Map: Here’s where the Santa Clarita fire is burning

Firefighters are holding the blaze at 4,300 acres. The mayor says it’s a "miracle" that it didn’t grow today amid Santa Ana winds.

Rents in LA forecasted to rise $139 per month by 2021

That will drive up the average annual cost of rent to $2,369, according to a new report.

LA awards $24.3M for homeless housing at West LA VA campus

It’s the first piece of a much larger revamp of the sprawling campus.

They loved the house. Then they tore it down. The neighbors cried

"It really is devastating to watch these beautiful old homes be completely demolished," says the seller.

City of Los Angeles bans ‘no fault’ evictions

It’s an emergency stop-gap measure that city leaders say is designed to protect renters from "greedy" landlords.

AHF to take over Los Feliz’s shuttered Orchard Supply store

It will house an Out of the Closet thrift store, as its shop in Hollywood is closing to make way for a 270-unit apartment complex.

Will this skyscraper be Downtown LA’s next icon?

The developer says he didn’t want a "cookie cutter" high-rise.

Will Burbank be the next LA city to adopt rent control?

City leaders are exploring a temporary ordinance. But tenants say they want permanent regulations.

LA approves $358.1M for 2,998 affordable apartments

One of the projects to get Measure HHH funding? A contested development in Chatsworth.

Bridge housing for families opens in old Hollywood mansion

It will house up to 40 young women and their children.

Saddleridge Fire ignited near power lines in Sylmar

The wildfire has charred 8,391 acres and damaged 77 homes.

Report: Inglewood home prices skyrocket 63 percent

"It’s popping over here," one real estate agent says.

Dubai in WeHo? Residents loathe new Viper Room plans

At a community meeting, residents say they hate the look of the mixed-user designed by Morphosis.

California governor signs statewide rent control into law

"No one thought this could be done," he says. Here’s how AB 1482 will work in Los Angeles.

Why isn’t LA building apartments for residents with moderate incomes?

Residents who earn between $56,760 and $85,140 don’t have a lot of options, says City Councilmember David Ryu.

Edison warns of possible power shut-offs in parts of Malibu, Valley

The utility company is bracing for Santa Ana winds—and critical wildfire conditions.

Do liquor stores like Tom’s still have a place in South LA?

Twenty-seven years after the 1992 LA Uprising, residents are reviving an effort to get the liquor out of Tom’s liquor store.

Westlake apartments where tenants launched rent strike sell for $48.3M

Facing a new round of rent increases, tenants are trying to figure out how Assembly Bill 1482 might help them—if it becomes law.

Boyle Heights native developing affordable housing across from Mariachi Plaza

"The homelessness picture is people like my uncle, who just can’t afford somewhere to live," she says.

No more environmental review for homeless shelters

Under a new state law, emergency shelters and affordable housing projects in LA are now exempt from CEQA.

How much does it cost to buy a house in LA right now?

Homebuyers hoping for prices to come down amid a recession might need to keep on waiting (or give up hope).

City attorney asks Supreme Court to rule on where homeless can sleep

Among the questions Mike Feuer wants the court to answer: How many shelter beds, exactly, does Los Angeles need to build before it can enforce sidewalk laws?

East Hollywood parking lot to morph into huge affordable housing complex

106 units now, 454 units when fully built out near the Vermont/Beverly Red Line station.

Lost for decades, bronze library sculpture turns up in Arizona

The library’s garden was paved over in the ’60s for a parking lot, and the sculpture disappeared.

LA poised to scale back proposed restrictions on where homeless can sleep

Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, who introduced the rules, said today that he’s ready to "revisit" them.

City orders demolition to stop on Eva Gabor’s Holmby Hills home

Designed by Paul Williams, LA’s "architect to the stars," the home is under consideration as a potential city landmark.

‘There’s no excuse not to report illegal dumping’

The amount of illegally dumped garbage the city’s sanitation bureau collected last monthly nearly tripled—to 2,195 tons.

LA gearing up to spend $336M to build 2,998 apartments for homeless residents

It will tap the last remaining Measure HHH money, a $1.2 billion bond voters approved for homeless housing.

LA County will ask Supreme Court to uphold bans against sleeping on sidewalks

The vote was split, but some supervisors say they are otherwise "powerless to address camping in public places."

California Assembly passes statewide rent control bill—governor will sign

The bill will cap rent hikes at 5 percent, plus inflation.

LA County moving toward permanent rent control

The amount landlords could charge every year would change based on inflation—but never exceed 8 percent.

LA Mayor confirms he gave White House tours of homeless projects

The Trump administration is reportedly considering putting homeless people into government-backed facilities to get them off the streets of Los Angeles.