Press Releases

  • 2021

    1-05-2021 Executive Director Appointed to Lead the County's Development Authority
    1-06-2021 Los Angeles County Launches Free Technical Assistance Program to Help Small Businesses Navigate Their Way Through Economic Uncertainty 
    1-21-2021 Los Angeles County to Launch Loan Program to Help Stabilize Small Businesses
    1-28-2021 Loan Program for Los Angeles County Businesses Now Available
    1-29-2021 County and City Small Business Grant Program Receives 2021 Audrey Nelson Award 
    2-26-2021 Los Angeles County Vaccinates Senior Public Housing Residents
    3-12-2021 County Sets Deadline to Apply for Small Business Loan Program
    3-15-2021 State Launches COVID-19 Rent Relief Program
    4-05-2021 Small Business Loan Program Reaches Application Limit
    4-06-2021 County Celebrates National Community Development Week

  • 2020

    01-02-2020 SMART Funding Recipient Celebrates 20th Anniversary
    01-06-2020 County Urges Property Owners to Open Doors
    01-14-2020 Board Approves Funding to Help Increase the County's Affordable Housing Stock
    01-17-2020 County Receives $760,394 Award to Help Families Reach Self-Sufficiency
    01-23-2020 County Awarded Nearly $4.6 Million in State Funding
    01-23-2020 Count, Understand, and Advocate
    01-31-2020 County and City Community Development Project Receives 2020 Audrey Nelson Award
    02-10-2020 County Opens Waiting Lists for Elderly Family Public Housing Sites
    02-11-2020 County Approves Funding to Create a Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program for At-Risk Youth
    02-14-2020 County Public Housing Community Welcomes U.S. HUD Secretary Ben Carson
    02-18-2020 Partners in Vision
    02-26-2020 County's Public Housing Program Receives a HUD High Performer Designation for the 10th Year in a Row
    03-10-2020  County Affordable Housing Stock to Increase as Board Approves an Additional 15 Developments
    03-11-2020  Affordable Housing and Transportation Access Provided for Los Angeles County Residents 
    04-02-2020   County Partnerships with Boys & Girls Club and Other Local Agencies Bring Meal Programs to Public Housing Residents During COVID-19 Pandemic
    04-13-2020 County Launches New Small Business Recovery Loan Program
    04-14-2020 County to Receive $13.6 Million in Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Funds
    04-24-2020 From Concept to Campus in Los Angeles County Amid COVID-19
    05-07-2020 County Invites Service Providers to Submit Proposals to Provide Rapid Re-Housing and Case Management Services
    05-13-2020 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Kicks Off to Assist Renters with Limited Means Impacted by COVID-19 
    05-15-2020 County Extends Waiting List Registration Period for Elderly Family Public Housing Sites
    05-29-2020 County Seeks Comment on Draft Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy
    06-11-2020 National Association of Counties Recognizes Three Los Angeles County Housing and Community Development Programs
    06-11-2020 Donation of 200 Cell Phones and Access to Health App Helps Older Adult Public Housing Residents Stay Active
    06-30-2020 Los Angeles County Development Authority Receives National Recognition for Community Development and Resident Services
    07-07-2020 COVID-19 Testing For Los Angeles County Public Housing Residents
    07-30-2020 Funds Awarded for Solar Energy Panels at County's Senior Public Housing Site
    08-11-2020 Supporting Los Angeles County Businesses with CARES Act Recovery Assistance Funds
    08-17-2020 LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief Program Launches August 17, 2020
    09-01-2020 Annual Back to School Jams Prepare Public Housing Youth for Remote Learning
    09-11-2020 $10 Million Awarded to Los Angeles County to mitigate Noise for Homes Near Los Angeles International Airport
    09-14-2020 County Receives $5 Million to Help Childcare Providers Keep Their Doors Open
    09-16-2020 Small Business, Large Impact
    10-08-2020 County Helps to bridge the Digital Divide for HUD-Assisted Residents
    10-08-2020 Help is Coming for Businesses Disproportionately Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic
    10-15-2020 Deadline for County's Small Business Revitalization Grant Program Extended 
    10-22-2020  Second Round of Funding Announced for Businesses Disproportionately Impacted by COVID19
    11-17-2020 County Seeks Input for Distribution of Community Development Housing Funds 
    12-01-2020  Help End Generational Poverty This Giving Tuesday
    12-01-2020  Los Angeles County to Launch Grant Program to Help Restaurants Impacted by COVID-19 Restrictions 
    12-03-2020  Keep LA County Dining Grant Program Experiencing Technical Issues
    12-05-2020 Keep LA County Dining Grant Program Application to Reopen on Monday, December 7, 2020, at 8 A.M. 
    12-08-2020  Los Angeles County Public Housing Community Enters the Holiday Season on a Healthier Path
    12-14-2020  County Extends Waiting List Registration Period for Elderly Family Public Housing Sites
    12-22-2020 Holiday Joy Present at Los Angeles County Public Housing Sites 
  • 2019

    1-18-19 County Kicks Off Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend With Grand Opening of New Housing Development
    1-24-19  County Joins the City of El Monte at Grand Opening of Third Affordable Housing Development for Homeless Veterans 
    1-30-19  100 Units of Affordable Housing on the Rise in Willowbrook 
    2-08-19 County Partners with Habitat LA to Celebrate New Affordable Single-Family Home 
    2-21-19 Investments to Increase and Preserve the County's Affordable Housing Stock Continue
    3-27-19  44 Units of Affordable Housing Coming to Long Beach 
    4-23-19 Long Beach Urban Farm and Public Housing Development Hosts Earth Day 
    5-01-19  $207 Million Notice of Funding Availability Released to Build Permanent Supportive Housing 
    5-07-19  LA County Showcases Business Advantages to Property Owners Who Rent to Previously Homeless Tenants 
    5-16-19  Introducing the Los Angeles County Development Authority 
    6-10-19 2K Foundations Makes Basketball Court and Teen Room Upgrades Possible at Harbor Hills 
    6-10-19 Supportive Housing Development in Unincorporated East Los Angeles Coming Soon 
    6-13-19  Whittier Youth Present Their Whimsical World of Art 
    6-26-19 Supportive Housing Development Breaks Ground in Los Angeles 
    7-09-19

    Proposed Rule Seeks to Prohibit Undocumented Immigrants from Receiving Housing Assistance

    7-10-19  Los Angeles County Strives to Eliminate Homelessness 
    7-17-19 Los Angeles County Investing in Tomorrow's Leaders 
    8-01-19  New Senior and Community Center in City of Covina
    8-20-19 County Public Housing Youth Get Ready for the New School Year 
    8-26-19 Waiting List for County’s Senior Public Housing Community Opens to Public 
    8-29-19 County Celebrates a $1 Million HUD Grant for Removal of Lead Hazards 
    8-29-19 Vaping Gone Viral 
    9-13-19 Public and Non-Profit Organizations Partner in Addressing Homelessness 
    10-1-19  There's No Place Like Home in Los Angeles County
    10-17-19 Permanent Supportive Housing Development for Seniors Opens in the Second District 
    10-21-19 County Seeks Input from Residents for 2020-2021 Action Plan 
    10-21-19  Court-Referred Community Service Program 
    10-23-19 Los Angeles County Makes Bold Statements with Actions 
    11-5-19  Avalon Library Reaffirming Its Presence in Los Angeles County 
    11-12-19 Exploring Housing Solutions Within Los Angeles County 
    12-10-19  Executive Director Monique King-Viehland to Step Down 
    12-17-19  Lancaster Homes Waiting List For Elderly Families Remains Open 
    12-20-19 Hope Starts With A Home in East Compton 
    12-20-19 Sounds of the Season in Los Angeles County 
       
       
  • 2018

     2-08-18 Community Resource Center Celebrates 20 Years of Serving the Community
     2-15-18 New Year, New Housing on the Horizon
     2-20-18 Board of Supervisors Approve $43 Million to Increase Los Angeles' Affordable Housing Stock 
     2-20-18 Executive Director Appointed to Lead the County's Community Development and Housing Agency
     3-22-18 49 Units of New Affordable Housing Opens in North Hollywood 
     3-22-18 Woman-Owned Technology Firm Is the County's First SMART Funding Recipient
     4-03-18 County Celebrates National Community Development Week at Pellissier Market 
     4-09-18 Los Angeles County Housing Authority Awarded Largest Veteran Housing Voucher Allocation in the Country 
     4-11-18 Landlord Outreach Event Aims to Help End Homelessness 
     4-19-18 New Senior and Community Center Coming to Covina
     4-30-18 Long Beach Urban Farm and Public Housing Development Host Earth Day 
     5-04-18 Small Businesses Receive SMART Funding from County 
     5-14-18 Let's Get Moving for a Healthier Generation 
     5-15-18 CDC/HACoLA Awarded for Innovative Programs 
     6-02-18 Puente Valley Residents Gather to Celebrate the Grand Re-opening of Pacific Place Plaza 
     6-06-18 County's Multi-Pronged Affordable Housing Strategy Yields 3,300 New Affordable Apartments
     6-07-18 County Celebrates Groundbreaking of a New Affordable Housing Development in East Los Angeles 
     6-22-18  County Continues to Chip Away at Housing Shortage
     6-22-18 South Whittier Students Exploring New Horizons 
     6-30-18 County Helps 30 Low- and Moderate-Income Homebuyers Achieve the American Dream
     7-17-18  Collaborating to Combat Homelessness in Los Angeles County 
     7-18-18 Boeing Employees Lend a Helping Hand to County's Urban Farm in Long Beach 
     7-20-18 Donors and Partners Gather to Celebrate Scholarship Recipients
     7-20-18 County Partners With Def Comedy Jam Comedians to Motivate Young Athletes 
     7-23-18 Housing Authority Residents Unveil New Collective Community Artwork
     8-22-18 County Public Housing Youth Get Equipped to Head Back to Schools 
     8-22-18 City and County of Los Angeles Announce Collaborative Facade Improvement Program 
     8-23-18 NAHRO Recognizes Los Angeles County With Multiple Awards 
     9-13-18 South Whittier Residents Armed With Influenza Vaccine 
     9-19-18 County Releases Funding Application to Increase Affordable Housing Stock 
     9-21-18 County Celebrates Groundbreaking of Affordable Housing Development for Homeless Young Adults 
     9-28-18 New Housing Development Opens Its Doors to Homeless Veterans and Individuals 
     9-28-18 9th Annual Farm Dinner Held to Benefit Urban Farm's Operations and Programs
     10-17-18 County Begins Phase One of Construction on Vermont Corridor Project in Koreatown 
     11-05-18 County Seeks Input on Distribution of Community Development and Housing Funds
     11-14-18 New Affordable Housing Development Equips West Hollywood Residents With the Tools For Self-Sufficiency 
     11-15-18 Sophia Shapiro Celebrates 105th Birthday
     12-11-18 County Celebrates Groundbreaking of an Affordable Housing Development in San Fernando Valley 
     12-21-18 Holiday Events Provide Hundreds of Families Food Baskets and Gifts 
     12-21-18 Long Beach Public Housing Community Unveils New Health Clinic