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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Two Cars Torched in Oxford Triangle

Two Cars Torched in Oxford Triangle

(13 June 2019) Two cars were set on fire Monday (10 June) at noon in the Oxford Triangle as a result of a domestic issue.

Binen Cedes At-Large Community Officer Position to Reed

(12 June 2019) Travis Binen ceded his at-large community officer position tie to John Reed.  They were tied at the general election and the number did...

Final Results of 2019 VNC Election Vote Count, Including Provisional

The 25 provisional ballots for the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) have been counted and the count changed some of the numbers but the results did not...

Bonin to Propose Penalty for Empty Housing Units in LA

LOS ANGELES – In a step to confront one of the root causes of the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles, City Councilmember Mike Bonin will propose...

LAHSA Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count Executive Summary and Key Messages

This is the multi-million dollar group that does the homeless count and controls most of the money going in and out.  This is the Los Angeles Housing...

PATH — Results from Homeless Count

Councilmembers Act to stop Cities from Pushing Homeless into Neighboring Communities

The influx in Venice is not from neighboring cities but from other states. No one is from California, much less Venice. Our City officials refuse to recognize...

VNC Election Results

The unofficial results of the Venice Neighborhood Council election held 2 June are below. The votes do not include provisional votes The official results...

Venice has its own trash and vermin

Venice has its own trash and vermin

Dumping on Ocean Front Walk. (All photos are by Rick Swinger.) By Venice Update Contributor LA Preserve wrote a commentary regarding Steve Lopez’s...

Garcetti’s Garbage on Skid Row

By  Preserve LA Steve Lopez of the L.A. Times reported the other day on an illegal dumping crisis created by businesses surrounding Skid Row who are...