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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

SB1818–Does It or Doesn’t It Work?–87 Percent Increase in Units

The numbers are out regarding SB1818– Does it or doesn’t it work? Numbers show an 87 percent increase in number of units from 2008 to 2013....

Vets are Getting Housed

Mayor Eric Garcetti earlier this year set a goal of 12 months to house all the street veterans. Everyone wants veterans who are on the streets of Los Angeles...

Update “Spaces” with Bob

Update invited Bob Eklund, who is a columnist for other news services, to be a visiting columnist. Most of his columns are out of sight—well, about...

Two Homeless Measures Get Preliminary Approval

Two measures affecting the homeless received preliminary approval today in City Hall. Because they were not approved unanimously, the measures have to...

Venice Stakeholders Writes In Opposition to AB718

June 16, 2015 Senator Robert M. Hertzberg, Chair Senate Committee on Government and Finance State Capitol, Room 408 Sacramento, CA 95814 Re: Opposition...

Councilman Mike Bonin Needs Your Input

Councilman Mike Bonin Needs Your Input

We are building a new and easier way to get to and from LAX, and we need your help to get it right. As you may have heard, we are finally building a connection...

Trees are County’s; Will Address in October

Trees are County’s; Will Address in...

Trees belong to County. It is settled. Last week there was discussion as to whether the trees growing on the beach side of the jetty belonged to City or...

Design Control Board June Meet Cancelled

Department of Beaches and Harbors Design Control Board that was scheduled for 17 June has been cancelled. Next meet is scheduled for 15 July at Burton...

Chuy Mans Westchester Office

Chuy Mans Westchester Office

Jesus “Chuy” David Orozco just assumed duties as Councilman Mike Bonin’s field deputy for Venice and Del Rey. His office will be the...

Hal’s Goes to Playa Vista, December

Hal’s Goes to Playa Vista, December

It’s official! A few days ago Co-owners Don and Linda Novack and Hal Frederick signed a lease for 4,700 square feet at Runway Playa Vista, the new...