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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Protest on 3rd Against Friday Clean Sweeps; Meanwhile, Greenwood Files Lawsuit Against City for Unclean Streets

Protest on 3rd Against Friday Clean Sweeps;...

By Rick Swinger A group for “services not sweeps” descended on Rose and 3rd Saturday with banners, posters, and even a porta potty. The only...

Schrader “Bridge Housing” Facility Opens in Hollywood

Schrader “Bridge Housing”  Facility...

Schrader, which houses 72 homeless, is the second “Bridge Housing” facility to open in Los Angeles in spite of the push by Mayor Eric Garcetti...

Encampment Update — 19 April 2019

Encampment Update — 19 April 2019

Ocean Ave between North and South Venice Blvd is a pain. It just does not stop. SLO Jennifer Muther said it was going to be cleaned up last week. It was....

Let the race begin … VNC Candidates off and running at Penmar Park

Let the race begin … The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) election campaigning began with the Venice East-of-Lincoln group’s invitation for the candidates...

Hollywood Opens “Bridge Housing”

LA Times had an article on the “Bridge Housing” that opened in Hollywood between Sunset and Hollywood Blvd. This is the second “Bridge...

Pier Renovation, Scooter Regulation, Measure EE Featured at April VNC Meeting

By Angela McGregor The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Board meeting Tuesday was held in memory of renowned wardrobe stylist and longtime Venice resident,...

VNC to Meet Tuesday, 7 pm

The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will meet Tuesday, 7 pm at the Westminster Elementary School, 1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Board Agenda April 2019 (1)...

Art Crawl, 18 April

Art Crawl, 18 April

The Art Crawl will have a mixer/fundraiser 18 April, 6 to 10 pm, Beyond Baroque, 681 Venice Blvd.

Encampment Update — 12 April 2019

Encampment Update — 12 April 2019

The big news this week is that Ocean Ave between North and South Venice Blvd is cleared of all homeless residents, and the debris is going to be removed....

Video misinterpreted … Here are the facts

There is a video circulating of a young BID Clean worker explaining that he does not get near private property of the homeless. That is correct and was...