New Meters in L.A.’s Grand Park Will Fund Homeless Outreach

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February 16, 2018

Los Angeles Times
February 2018

Ringed by television cameras and photographers, Los Angeles politicians grinned and plunked coins Thursday into the bright orange meter newly installed in Grand Park. As homelessness has surged in Los Angeles, “this is a way for people to give. And it’s going to be right before them when they’re walking down the street,” Councilman Jose Huizar said.