Assessing a Person’s Request to Have an Animal as a Reasonable Accommodation

On January 28, 2020, HUD issued a memo providing guidance on Assessing a Person’s Request to Have an Animal as a Reasonable Accommodation under the Fair Housing Act. This replaces previous HUD guidance FHEO-2013-01.   HUD states this guidance to help housing providers distinguish between a person with a non-obvious disability who has a legitimate …

Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) – Southern California

The following announcement is being made on behalf of FEMA.   SPOT REPORT: California- Power Outage-Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) – Southern California– Initial   REPORT DATE/TIME: Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 1445 PDT   LOCATION: Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, Kern, San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties.   DESCRIPTION/BLUF: A Public Safety Power Shutoff was initiated by …