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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

VJAM Marker Fund Raiser

VJAM Marker Fund Raiser

Venice Japanese American Memorial Monument (VJAMM) will be installed at the northwest corner of Venice and Lincoln Blvd someday soon, hopefully 1 June...

Venice With the “Mostest”–AirBnB Rentals

An LA Curbed article is probably the most comprehensive article written about the influence of this new market. It points out the magnitude and growth...

Abbot Kinney Gets 50 More Parking Spots

Abbot Kinney Gets 50 More Parking Spots

(Photo courtesy of David Graham-Caso.) Councilman Mike Bonin, with shovel on the right, broke ground on Irvin Tabor parking lot last week. Councilman Mike...

Green Expo Speaker Changes

Green Expo Speaker Changes

Due to speaker conflicts, times for Robert Scheer and Robert Egger have been switched for the Second Annual Green Expo to be held noon to 5 pm, 9 April...

Comments–21 March 2016

Wolf Seeberg http://patch.com/california/marinadelrey/ballona-institute-sierra-club-wrong-side-nature-again Amy Alcon If all of those “valet areas”...

311 City Info Line Still Not Working

The City’s 311 Information Line for residents was not working for Peter Griswold in the Oxford Triangle. He reached out to other neighbors who had a...

Old Canals Are Leaking

According to Darryl Dufay, editor of Voice of Canals, the old canals north of Washington Blvd are losing approximately one foot per 24 hours. Dufay says:...

Developer Proposes Six-Story, Mixed-Use in Del Rey

A six-story, mix-use building is proposed for Del Rey at 4040 Del Rey, 4051 Glencoe, and 13440-13454 Beach Avenues. The hearing will be 23 March, 10:30...

Abbot Kinney Association, Call DOT; Do Not Pass Go

Abbot Kinney Association, Call DOT; Do Not...

These photos were taken within just a couple of blocks on Abbot Kinney. It was obvious the gremlins had played with the painting of curb colors to the...

Bonin to Break Ground on Another Abbot Kinney Parking Lot

Councilman Mike Bonin will do the groundbreaking ceremony for the new parking lot at 1600 Irving Tabor Court (corner of Palms Irving Tabor) Monday at 9...