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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Paul Goes Home By William Hawkins

Note: William Hawkins in chairman of the Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee.  Venice Update will be happy to print every “Goes Home”...

Murez Answers One “Great Streets” (Venice Blvd) Supporter

Murez Answers One “Great Streets”...

Note: Jim Murez is a long-time resident of Venice, a member of the Venice Neighborhood Council, and a former member of the Land Use and Planning Committee....

VCH Director and Architect Moss Unveil Plans for Venice Median

VCH Director and Architect Moss Unveil Plans...

A crowd anxiously awaited the unveiling of the plans for the Venice Median last week at the Pacific Resident Theatre on Venice Blvd and then vented their...

Authorized or Unauthorized? — New LAPD Vehicle

Authorized or Unauthorized? — New LAPD...

This SUV was enjoying the view from the Ocean Front Walk where only authorized vehicles are permitted. There are numbers on left side. According to a commenter...

Free Ride in Venice 12:30 to 9 pm Daily

Free Ride in Venice 12:30 to 9 pm Daily

Text 323-435-5000 for a free ride in Venice from 12:30 pm to 9 pm daily or wave them down.Map shows the area of Venice covered, which ends at Washington...

Fireworks on 4th over Marina del Rey, 9 pm, And Street Closures

Fireworks on 4th over Marina del Rey, 9 pm,...

Fourth of July, 20-minute fireworks display will be at 9 pm over Marina del Rey. Road closures are below.

Venice Blvd “Great Streets” Opponents Get Organized and Vocal

Venice Blvd “Great Streets” Opponents...

Opponents to Venice Blvd “Great Streets” project have gotten organized and have been very vocal at the last Mar Vista Neighborhood Council...

Playa del Rey “Safe Streets” Has Created Anything but “Calming”

Playa del Rey “Safe Streets”...

(Photo provided by Council Office.) Removal of traffic lanes,  envisioned as a “calming” effect to create “Safe Streets” in Playa...

VNC Approves Venice Suites as Apartment Hotel

VNC Approves Venice Suites as Apartment Hotel

By Angela McGregor A large (upwards of 80 people), contentious crowd was on hand at the last Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) meet to voice their opinions...

Second LCP Workshop in August

Second LCP Workshop in August

Second Local Coastal Plan (LCP) workshop will be 8 August 2:30 to 7:30 pm Venice Public Library, 501 Venice Blvd. If you are interested in results of first...