Sheltering all LA's homeless people would cost more than $650 million


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Back in February, L.A. City Council members asked the L.A. Homeless Services Authority what it would take to shelter all of the homeless people currently living on city streets or in cars.

The word back? $657 million. That’s the first year. After that, the report found that it would cost the city about $354 million a year to run the shelter system.