L.A. Will Convert Motel Units to 500 Apartments for Homeless Vets

L.A. Will Convert Motel Units to 500 Apartments for Homeless Vets

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LOS ANGELES — The city of Los Angeles has approved a deal for nonprofit and private developers to convert "nuisance" motels into 500 permanent supportive apartments for homeless veterans. Officials called it a major step forward toward developing large-scale housing for hundreds of homeless veterans. Advocates say about 2,700 homeless veterans remain in the county, despite…


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