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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Venice Pier Rehab Goes Before Coastal Commission

By Darryl DuFay Venice Pier Rehabilitation will go before the California Coastal Commission, Agenda Item 14, 9 am, Salinas, CA 93901, Board of Supervisors...

Planning to Study Retail Businesses in Venice

By Darryl DuFay A motion has been made by Councilman Mike Bonin in the Planning and Land Use Management committee to study independent retail businesses...

Encampment Update — 29 March

Encampment Update — 29 March

A couple of the areas have increased and a couple decreased.  Westminster Senior Center park has been added and McDonald’s has been removed.   The...

3rd Ave, Friday Before Cleanup

3rd Ave, Friday Before Cleanup

By Rick Swinger This is 3rd Ave, Friday, 29 March before cleanup. Looks like someone is cooking on 3rd.

Signs Arrive for Friday Cleanup on 3rd Ave

Signs Arrive for Friday Cleanup on 3rd Ave

(Photo by Rick Swinger.) The signs for Cleanup Friday arrived en masse Wednesday for Friday cleanup. Activist Rick Swinger who keeps watch over 3rd Ave...

Venice Homeowners’ Alliance (VHA) Files Lawsuit Against City for Abuse of SurveyLA

The Venice Homeowners’ Alliance has served the City of LA with papers initiating legal action for their Office of Historic Resources (OHR) gross...

Latest on the scooter …

By Darryl DuFay On Wed. March 20th. the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (DOT) held their fifth and last public meeting on dockless “Electric...

Laurel and Hardy Mural Damaged

Laurel and Hardy Mural Damaged

(Photo by anonymous.) Laurel and Hardy mural at Market and Main was damaged again this week by taggers. It may be damaged beyond repair. If anyone has...

3rd Ave Gets Washed with Truck and Power

3rd Ave Gets Washed with Truck and Power

Note: Many complained about 3rd Ave between Sunset and Rose not being washed on Fridays for months. The power wash team finally told Rick Swinger, local...

Encampment Update — 22 March 2018

Encampment Update — 22 March 2018

Just when one thinks things can get better, things change. Looks like most of the encampments have increased in size since last week when it was stated...