Eligible renters applied for a city-run program that could pay up to $1,000 per month for three months to their landlords; now the waiting for the lottery results has begun.
Applications can be submitted starting July 13 and can be dropped off via mail no later than July 23 or in-person by July 27.
Meanwhile about 100 protesters marched to the home of Councilwoman Suzie Price on Tuesday during the City Council meeting, demanding more favorable policies for the city’s tenants.
The city will pay $1,000 a month for 3 months to qualifying residents, with the application period opening next month.
Under the program the city could pay up to $1,000 per month for three months to qualifying residents’ landlords.
The program could mirror what the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved last week which could provide monetary assistance to renters for three months.