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Housing Activists Staged a ‘Car Caravan’ Protest Outside Mayor Garcetti’s Home

What a rally for tenant protections looks like in the age of social distancing
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As April 1 Looms, COVID-Impacted Tenants Are Trying to Figure Out How They’ll Pay Rent

Out of work and low on funds, renters are already receiving texts and letters from landlords warning them they have to pay up
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The New Figueroa Street Bike Lane Tames One of L.A.’s Scariest Cycling Streets

A sneak peek at the ambitious—but hardly seamless—MyFigueroa project
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Governor Newsom Freezes California Evictions Through May to Ease COVID-19 Pain

Renters have to declare in writing that the virus has directly impacted their employment
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Here’s What You Need To Know About Controversial Housing Bill SB 50 (Updated)

The so-called "MORE Homes Act" has been postponed, but will be eligible again in 2020
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California’s Legislature Just Passed a Statewide Rent Control Bill

Here’s what you need to know about "anti-rent gouging" Assembly Bill 1482
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What’s Being Done to Prevent a Coronavirus Outbreak Among L.A.’s Unhoused?

Officials say an outbreak at a shelter or encampment would be "uniquely complicated"
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Will a Measure to Help L.A.’s Homeless Become a Historic Public Housing Debacle?

As Prop HHH faces delays, resistance, and skyrocketing costs, its goal of building 10,000 housing units in 10 years is in serious jeopardy

Cyclists and Drivers Battle Over Bike Lanes and the “Road Diets” Needed to Build Them

Car advocates call it "lane theft"—but could it save lives?
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Waze Hijacked L.A. in the Name of Convenience. Can Anyone Put the Genie Back in the Bottle?

Traffic apps turned the city's neighborhoods into "shortcuts." Now furious residents are attempting to take them back, street by street