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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

OFW Task Force Covers a Lot

OFW Task Force Covers a Lot

Food trucks, bollards, dogs on beach, ice rink, Segways, 42.15, beach restrooms, snapshots, light posts, and impact study were some of the things discussed...

LUPC Cancelled for 1st Wednesday; Projects to be Heard 16 April

The first Wednesday’s Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) “Special” meeting was cancelled late Wednesday. Scheduled cases will be...

VNC to hold Meet 8 April, 29 April–not 22 April

Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC), which normally meets third Tuesday of the Month, will meet 29 April (fourth Tuesday) and will  have an additional meeting...

Macpherson to Run for LUPC

Challis Macpherson, former Chair of Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC), declared her candidacy for LUPC chair Wednesday. It is an office she held for...

City Installs Chatty Snaps

Go to Ocean Front Walk (OFW), just west of the boardwalk, between midnight and 5 am. And please, remember that you aren’t supposed to be there at...

Caution! Animal Regulation is Alive and Writing

Animal regulation has polished the “No Dogs on Beach” signs, has passed out warnings. Next visit will be the ticket. When asked how much the...

Recreation & Parks Installs Bird Deterrents, OFW

Recreation & Parks installed pyramid shaped mirrors that twirl on lamp posts on OFW beach. Mirrors provide a flash of light that deters birds from...

Burton Chase Concession Bid Open

The Los Angeles County Department of Beaches and Harbors is now accepting bids from qualified bidders who can provide quality and convenient concession...

3rd Ave Friday (4 April)

3rd Ave Friday (4 April)

A lengthy 3rd Avenue anniversary issue was written a week ago. Computer gobbled it up. Hard to rewrite, so Friday morning after the rain, these photos...

Comments–2 April 2014

Elizabeth Wright of Triangle Developers have been drooling for years over the land now occupied by the Santa Monica Airport.  A park? Does anyone really...