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Garcetti Announces Partnership Between Los Angeles, YMCA To Help Homeless

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Ship between LA and the YMCA will provide some sorely needed the hygiene options for people living on the streets amid the crisis some YMCA facilities will be opening up their showers and bathrooms to homeless people also help produce jobs for folks who have been either laid off or have lost their hours to be able to staff those mayor Eric Garcetti and we put dozens of new port a potties out on Skid Row and other places around the city in the last couple days as well LA is also turned three more rec centers enter emergency shelters more than two weeks ago Garcetti announced a plan to provide six thousand shelter beds at rec centers around the city so far there are close to seven hundred beds Garcetti says that number may more than double in the coming week but the need for space between beds he says has pushed the original goal of six thousand beds down to about two thousand city and county officials are also working to secure more motel and hotel rooms for people who need to be isolated or quarantined by have no where to do so there was a hotel and motel rooms is really with the ramping up will be thousands of them I think the county was talking about going as high as fifteen thousand but these are stretch goals right now I hope that we can get into the thousands of people in those hotel and motel rooms in the next two to three weeks if we do that then I think the sky's the limit thankfully this week good news FEMA said that they would reimburse us for hotel and motel rooms for folks before they're sick who are homeless that's never been done before at last check seven homeless people in LA county have tested positive for coke at nineteen public health officials earlier in the week put the number at nine but later said further investigation determined two of those people were not actually

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