HOMELESSNESS AND POVERTY COMMITTEE

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

ROOM 1010, CITY HALL - 3:00 PM

200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012
    MEMBERS: COUNCILMEMBER MITCH O'FARRELL, CHAIR
COUNCILMEMBER MONICA RODRIGUEZ
 

COUNCILMEMBER MIKE BONIN

 

COUNCILMEMBER MARQUEECE HARRIS-DAWSON

  COUNCILMEMBER DAVID E. RYU

 

(Eric.Villanueva - Legislative Assistant - (213) 978-1075 or email Clerk.HomelessnessandPovertyCommittee@lacity.org)

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MULTIPLE AGENDA ITEM COMMENT
GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT
ITEM NO. (1)
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Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) to provide an update on plans to allocate its share of the State's Homeless, Housing, Assistance and Prevention program grant funding in consideration of LAHSA's other funding sources such as the State Homeless Emergency Aid Program grant, and LA County Measure H.

 

 

 

ITEM NO. (2)
19-1614
CD 7

Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department (HCIDLA) and City Administrative Officer (CAO) reports relative to the remediation costs incurred by developer Metamorphosis on Foothill, L.P. of affordable housing at 13574 West Foothill Boulevard, a property owned by the City.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted:  Yes.

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (3)
19-0922
CD 8

HCIDLA and CAO reports relative to a request for authority to issue tax-exempt Multifamily Conduit Revenue Bonds or Notes up to $19,000,000 for the Isla de Los Angeles Apartments, located at 283 West Imperial Highway.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted:  Yes.

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (4)
19-1087

HCIDLA report relative to programs that provide assistance to seniors and the feasibility of creating a pilot program in the City.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted:  Yes.

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

ITEM NO. (5)
18-0364

Motion (Blumenfield - Huizar) relative to tax breaks that may be available to site owner of a Safe Parking Program, and the request for LAHSA to report on ensuring that clients served in the lots are selected through the Coordinated Entry System.

Community Impact Statement:  Yes.

For:
Sylmar Neighborhood Council.

 

ITEM NO. (6)
17-0090-S2
Proposition HHH Administrative Oversight Committee report relative to Proposition HHH Permanent Supportive Housing Loan Program Letter of Commitment Extensions.

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (7)
20-0069
CD 13

Motion (O'Farrell - Krekorian) relative to exploring the feasibility of purchasing and repurposing the facility, located at 2131 West 3rd Street, for wrap around services including substance abuse assistance, rehabilitation services and interim or permanent housing on site.

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

ITEM NO. (8)
20-0102

Motion (O'Farrell - Price) relative to reviewing the Comprehensive Crisis Response Strategy by the Governor’s Council of Regional Homeless Advisors and defining the City’s role in implementing State goals in general; evaluating the City’s current Enhanced Comprehensive Homeless Strategy in light of the State’s proposal, and ensuring the City is prepared to maximize State funding for our needs.

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

ITEM NO. (9)
20-0111
CD 3

Motion (Blumenfield - Bonin) relative to a funding request for an amount up to $450,000 using the State's Homeless, Housing, Assistance and Prevention program grant to support the Homeless Housing and Recovery Project in partnership with Tarzana Treatment Centers, Inc. and Providence for twelve months. 

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (10)
20-0140
CD 13

Motion (O'Farrell - Price) relative to the feasibility of utilizing Lot# 676 at 1146 Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park as a storage facility and report on its potential capacity, security needs, and hours of operation.

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

ITEM NO. (11)
19-0563
CD 6

Motion (Martinez - Krekorian) relative to approving funds in the amount of $3,885,300 for the crisis and bridge housing project proposed at 14333 Aetna Street.  (Also referred to the Budget and Finance Committee.)

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (12)
19-0126
CD 4

Motion (Ryu - O'Farrell - Krekorian) relative to approving funds in the amount of $5,631,255 for the crisis and bridge housing project proposed at 3210 and 3248 Riverside Drive.  (Also referred to the Budget and Finance Committee.)

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO. (13)
19-0877
CD 13

Motion (O'Farrell - Rodriguez) relative to approving funds in the amount of $3,546,978.24 for the crisis and bridge housing project proposed at 1215 Lodi Place. (Also referred to the Budget and Finance Committee.)

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

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