City Councilman Curren Price has recommended a city-owned former newspaper publishing center be converted into a storage area for homeless residents. The 20,847-square-foot building could accommodate 500 bins and shower facilities.
Plans have been filed with the city to convert an industrial building in Historic South Central into live/work units "for artists and artisans." The site is just across the freeway from USC and a mile south of the controversial Reef project.
Students at Santee Educational Complex launched a rally to counter protests over a new all-gender bathroom at the high school. The bathroom opened last week after the school's Gay Straight Alliance group petitioned for its creation.
A former funeral home designated as historic at both a local and national level is about to get a new life as part of a modest affordable housing project in Historic South-Central. The Angelus Funeral Home was originally designed by Paul R. Williams.