Common Areas and Enclosed Yards

  • Children under the age of 10 must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Only “patio furniture” is allowed in yards or patios. Fire pits are prohibited.
  • Grass in enclosed yards must be cut and maintained by resident.
  • Planting trees of any type is prohibited.
  • Planting any vegetation in common areas outside your unit is prohibited.
  • Do not place any items in front of utility meters, which would block their access.

Curfew and Loitering

Nightime Curfew

  • No minor under the age of 18 shall remain in, or upon, any common area of the housing development between the hours of 10:00 p.m. on any day and 6:00 a.m. on any day.

Daytime Curfew

  • No minor who is subject to compulsory education or to compulsory continuing education, shall remain in or upon any common area of the housing development between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.


  • Loitering is defined as when a person delays, lingers, idles, or remains in an area and does not have a lawful purpose for being there.

Three or more violations of the Curfew Policy within a 12-month period of time shall constitute a material breach of the Lease Agreement, and shall be sufficient grounds for termination of the Lease Agreement.

Laundry Facilities

  • Only for resident use.
  • Only laundering of clothing is permitted.
  • Children under the age of 14 must be supervised.
  • Remove all articles from the washers and dryers promptly.
  • The LACDA is not held responsible for any lost or stolen items.
  • Damaging of laundry facilities is prohibited.
  • Dryer lint filters must be cleaned after each cycle.

Mail Delivery

  • Harassing, obstructing, or hindering the peaceful delivery of mail is prohibited.
  • Children are not allowed in the mailbox area.
  • Do not take mail that does not belong to you.
  • Do not be in the mail room during times when postal workers are delivering mail.
  • Do not let non-residents use your mailing address.

Resident Councils

The role of a Resident Council is to improve the quality of life and resident satisfaction to create a positive living environment for public housing residents. The Resident Council consists of a democratically governing board elected by the voting membership. Each Resident Council’s goal is to serve as the voice of the housing communities that elect them. Resident Council meetings occur on the 2nd Tuesday of the following months: January, April, July, and October.

Resident Services Program

The Resident Services Program operates in LACDA public housing developments. The mission is to assist with self-sufficiency and improve the quality of life for over 6,000 children, families, seniors, and persons with disabilities living in public housing through the delivery of quality programs and services. The Resident Services Program offers information and referral (on- and off-site) intake and ongoing assessment, case plan development, crisis intervention, people with disabilities living in public housing through the delivery of quality programs and services, as well as safe and supportive learning environments which serve as an after-school alternative for many at-risk youth living in public housing. For seniors, the Resident Services Program offers case management, home delivered meals, transportation, cultural activities, light exercise, safety and financial workshops, and field trips.