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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Oversize Vehicle Signs for Abbot Kinney in the Works

Oversize Vehicle Signs for Abbot Kinney in...

Oversized vehicle signs for Abbot Kinney Blvd from Venice to Washington are forthcoming according to Chuy Orozco, senior field deputy for Councilman Mike...

Gateway Apartments Opens for Chronically Homeless and Disabled

Gateway Apartments Opens for Chronically...

Gateway,a 21-unit apartment complex at 13368 Beach Ave., held an opening ceremony Wednesday (4 May). Gateway is now home to 21 formerly chronically and...

“Walk with Buddy” Comments Not All True about Oxford Retention Basin

Last issue the Update had an article about the Oxford Retention Basin and walking with Buddy, a worker, who was forthcoming with his statements. Unfortunately,...

Architect John Reed Gives Reasons VNC Should Not Support Mass, Scale, and Character Draft Document

John Reed, local architect and former member of the Land Use and Planning Committee, has sent a letter to the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) asking...

Vera Davis Center Not Closing

Vera Davis Center Not Closing

Vera Davis Center, 610 California Ave, is not closing, as rumored, according to Taylor Bazley, Venice Field Deputy for Councilman Mike Bonin. “We...

Graffiti, Graffiti, Graffiti!

Graffiti, Graffiti, Graffiti!

There is graffiti park at Windward where people are allowed to graffiti to their hearts content, and yet, there is a proliferation of graffiti in certain...

Mass, Scale, Character Committee Hears Final Input

Sue Kaplan, chair of the mass, scale, and character document, announced last night (2 May) at the final meet for draft comments that all comments would...

Comments–2 May 2016

DeDe Audet In the current copy of CityWatchLA I was very disappointed to read that private emails about a project in Brentwood indicate that our city councilmember...

Awh, How Sweet it is!

Awh, How Sweet it is!

Summer Concerts for Marina at Burton Chase Park

Summer Concerts for Marina at Burton Chase...