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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

LADOT to Present “Great Streets” Data 22 July

Nat Gale, principal project coordinator for Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT), will present LADOT data for first month of Venice Blvd “diet,”...

Venice Blvd No Longer Route 187

Venice Blvd No Longer Route 187

Venice Blvd—from Lincoln Blvd to 10 Freeway—is no longer State Route 187, and as of relinquishment agreement dated 1 September 2016, became the responsibility...

Culver Blvd Loss of Lane Causes Back Up at 90 Freeway in Evenings

Culver Blvd Loss of Lane Causes Back Up at...

Removal of one Culver Blvd westbound lane west of Lincoln Blvd as part of Vision 0 and Playa del Rey’s “Safe Streets” is causing a backup...

MVCC Board Votes “NO” to Restore Venice Blvd to Three Lanes Each Way

MVCC Board Votes “NO” to Restore...

The major television stations were there to cover this. A standing-room-only crowd gathered at the Mar Vista Community Council (MVCC) meet to hear Restore...

82 Percent of Mar Vista “Great Street” Business Owners Oppose Lane Reduction

Members of the “Restore Venice Coalition,” headed by Kenneth Marek, did their own survey of the “Great Street” businesses in Mar Vista.    Their...

Culver Blvd Restored to Two Lanes Eastbound from Pershing Drive to Jefferson

Culver Blvd Restored to Two Lanes Eastbound...

Workers worked diligently Friday to remove and repaint the thoroughfare to reconfigure Culver Blvd for two lanes eastbound from Pershing Drive to Jefferson...

Workers Prepare for two Eastbound Lanes on Culver — a Change to “Safe Streets”

Workers Prepare for two Eastbound Lanes on...

Crews work on Culver Blvd to restore two lanes eastbound. Workers will continue thru the weekend. Councilman Mike Bonin said he would restore a lane, making...

Meanwhile, Native Bush Get Bushier

Meanwhile, Native Bush Get Bushier

As Venetians and all west siders await the outcome of the Mar Vista Community Council vote to remove the “Great Streets” from Venice Blvd and...

MVCC to Reconsider Venice Blvd “Great Streets” Diet

MVCC to Reconsider Venice Blvd “Great...

Mar Vista Community Council will meet Tuesday, 11 June to hear a motion by their “Great Streets” ad-hoc committee to restore the “Great...

PTC to Present Preferred Bike Share Selection to VNC

PTC to Present Preferred Bike Share Selection...

A bike station. The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Parking and Transportation Committee (PTC) is addressing many questions brought up by the implementation...