La Verne

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Measure H Homeless Plan Fact Sheet

 

City of La Verne
HOMELESS PLAN FACT SHEET
Measure H and the County Homeless Initiative

The Basics:

  • Measure H is a ¼ cent sales tax increase approved in March 2017
  • Estimated to generate $355 million annually for 10 years
  • Sales tax increase will fund Homeless Initiative Strategies
  • Strategies are dedicated to preventing & combating homelessness
  • 47 cities throughout LA County are drafting Homeless Plans
  • The City is developing a Homeless Plan, which will identify the strategies best suited for La Verne

  
The Homeless Plan for the City of La Verne must include:

  • Comprehensive assessment of homelessness in La Verne
  • Survey of available resources to address the challenge
  • Identification of opportunities for City and County collaboration
  • Methods for implementation of identified strategies
  • Goals with supporting actions, associated policy changes, measurement, ownership, leveraged resources and timeline
  • Alignment with the County Plan

Strategy Categories:

  1. Prevention
  2. Subsidize Housing
  3. Increase Income
  4. Case Mgmt. & Services
  5. Coordinated System
  6. Affordable Housing

 

Data on homelessness in Los Angeles County and in the City of La Verne is available through the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority at https://www.lahsa.org/dashboards?id=13-count-by-city-community.

 

Download the flyer for more information:  pdf Measure H Fact Sheet (459 KB)