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The Los Angeles Housing Department (LAHD) and the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) are collaborating to update the City of Los Angeles’ Assessment of Fair Housing Plan. The City’s 2023-2028 Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH) will examine whether everyone has similar choices for housing regardless of protected class.
Posted: October 31, 2022
The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) for the first time in 5 years has opened its Waiting List lottery. Angelenos can apply online to receive rental assistance. LA Public Libraries are also available for additional information if you need assistance filling out the online application. Enrollment begins October 17- October 30.
Posted: October 12, 2022
On September 27, HACLA joined Wakeland Housing and Development Corporation as they officially open The Chesterfield, located at 4723 S. Normandie Avenue in South Los Angeles. The Chesterfield is a new supportive housing community for formerly homeless seniors in Los Angeles. HACLA is providing 42 Project Based Vouchers for this property.
Posted: September 27, 2022
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On Monday, September 19, 2022, the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) joined the Los Angeles Housing Department, Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Southside Church of Christ and other community partners to celebrate the groundbreaking of Serenity. Serenity is a new construction mixed-use multifamily affordable supportive rental housing development for chronically homeless
Posted: September 19, 2022
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On August 29, Rep Jimmy Gomez presented a check for $650,000 to Southern California College Access Network (SoCal CAN) for Project SOAR.  Project SOAR provides free college and career advising to our residents and is currently at Ramona Gardens, William Mead Homes, Nickerson Gardens, and Avalon Gardens.
Posted: August 29, 2022
On August 25, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the United States House of Representatives, and Congressman Jimmy Gomez, representing California's 34th District, toured the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) campus to discuss their work on zero emission transportation.
Posted: August 25, 2022
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On August 24, HACLA partnered with Governor Gavin Newsom, Mayor Eric Garcetti, CABCSH Secretary Lourdes Castro Ramírez, California HCD, Wells Fargo and Congressmember Karen Bass to prep more homes for one of our latest Project Homekey sites, 5050 Pico!  Through Governor Gavin Newsom's latest round of Homekey awards, the City of Los Angeles in pa
Posted: August 24, 2022
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On August 11, the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA), the nation’s second-largest housing authority, closed on a partnership with Avanath, a leading national owner of affordable housing, to purchase a 669-unit apartment community in the Crenshaw neighborhood of Los Angeles, known as the Baldwin Village Apartments. Under the dea
Posted: August 11, 2022
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On August 2, HACLA celebrated the two-year anniversary of California’s Homekey program at a Roundtable discussion with BCSH Secretary Lourdes Castro Ramírez, BCSH Deputy Secretary Sasha Kergan, and HCD Director Gustavo Velasquez! The event was held at NOHO Homekey — one of HACLA's sites in North Hollywood. We look forward to improving and expanding Homekey! 
Posted: August 2, 2022