web analytics

Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Fight Back Venice Analyzes Reese-Davidson (Venice Median) Housing Project

Fight Back Venice Analyzes Reese-Davidson...

By Fight Back Venice The Hollywood Community Housing Corporation (“HCHC”), the Venice Community Housing Corporation (“VCHC”) and architects Eric...

Busch Tries to Get Citizens Arrest for Two Safe Team Members of BID

Busch Tries to Get Citizens Arrest for Two...

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.) David Busch is standing outside his tent talking to police about 8 am Tuesday morning, trying to get police to do a Citizens...

Homeless Count Needs Volunteers

Sign up for the 2019 Homeless Count happening 22 thru 24 January. Count for Venice is Wednesday, 23 January, starting at 8 pm. Sign Up.

Chamber of Hope to Present “The Advocates”

Chamber of Hope to Present “The Advocates”

Will Hawkins’ Chamber of Hope will be presenting a screening of the documentary “The Advocates” 18 January at Beyond Baroque, 681 Venice...

Three VNC Committees to Hold Public Meet 8 Jan to Discuss Need for EIR for Venice Median Project; Special VNC Meet Will be Held 15th

Three VNC Committees to Hold Public Meet...

Three Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) committees — Neighborhood, Parking and Transportation, Land Use and Planning — will meet publicly 8...

Encampment Update — 4 January

Encampment Update — 4 January

They cleaned the infamous alley west of Penmar Park where the encampment is. That is great news for the neighbors. Now garbage is being stacked in the...

Appeal of 718 – 720 Rose to be Heard by Planning Commission in Van Nuys, 24 January

Appeal of 718 – 720 Rose to be Heard...

City Planning Commission will hear appeal of 718 – 720 Rose 24 January at 8:30 am at the Van Nuys Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, 14410 Sylvan Street,...

… and when they leave

… and when they leave

When the homeless vacate an encampment, this is an example of what they leave for neighbors to clean up. This is Carter Ave next to Walgreens at Lincoln...

Resident Comes Home from Vacation to See Homeless Occupying OFW and the Grassy Knolls Again

Resident Comes Home from Vacation to See...

One resident came home to see the homeless occupying the grassy knolls and Ocean Front Walk. Photos were taken past midnight, during midnight to 5 am curfew.

Encampment Update — 31 December 2018

Encampment Update — 31 December 2018

The good news is that Lake, Staples, Venice, and the Freeway are clear. Ocean between North and South Venice Blvd is finally clear. The bad news is that...