Member-supported news for Southern California
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Support for KPCC comes from:

LA leaders weigh in on homelessness solutions, school security in LA, dying malls in SoCal

Ways to Subscribe
A woman pushes her cart full of belongings along the street past tents on the sidewalk near skid row in downtown Los Angeles in June.

A year after voters approved Measure H, we talk with city/county leaders about the progress that's been done, LA school safety policies, dying malls face a choice.

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and United Way's Elise Buik say fighting homelessness takes communities opening up their hearts to those near them.
In the wake of the deadly Florida high school shooting, a blue ribbon panel will gather this spring to ask, "Are students in L.A. schools as safe as they can be?"
Jackie Jackson closed her home day care in Azusa after 17 years because she could no longer make ends meet. It's one of thousands the state has lost since 2008.
Westside Pavilion is going the way of many shopping malls. A developer is planning to convert most of the mall into high-end offices.
Oliver Wang joins us for our weekly segment on new music, introducing us to some of his favorite new tracks.
Stay Connected