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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

HSO Starts 1 July; Will Ordinance Control the AirBnB?

(28 July 2019) Will the new Home Sharing Ordnance (HSO) control AirBnB and all its counterparts and let neighbors rest in peace in their homes? The wild...

VCH to Hold Venice Median Design Workshop, 11 July

(28 July 2019) Venice Community Housing with hold a design workshop for the Venice Median project 11 July, 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Venice Community Housing,...

Road Closures Announced for the 4th of July

(28 July 2019) Department of Beaches and Harbors has announced street closures and special traffic regulations in Marina del Rey for the Fourth of July....

Marina del Rey will Have Fireworks 4 July

Marina del Rey will have fireworks this 4th of July off the jetty in Marina del Rey starting between 9 and 9:30 pm.

Scooter Sizzles as it Hits Canal Water

Scooter Sizzles as it Hits Canal Water

Photo provided by DuFay or Nextdoor. (28 June 2019)Scooter sizzles as it hits the canal waterway. Darryl DuFay, who reports for the Venice Update, lives...

LAPD to Continue Protecting Sanitation Workers During Homeless Cleanups

Note: A new program for cleaning the encampments was agreed to by City Council members Friday and reported by the LA Times. “Services not Sweeps”...

Do motor homes use the storm drains to dump?

Do motor home owners dump their sewers into the curbside storm drains? Yes, they do. Some will pull up, whip out the sewer hose and dump. Some can pull...

It is Illegal to Ride or Park Scooters on Walk Streets! Sidewalks!

It is illegal to ride or park a scooter, dockless e-bike, or minicycle on the sidewalks, including the walk streets throughout Venice and the narrow sidewalks...

Two Bills Strip Cities of Their Power over Developers

By Preserve LA (24 June 2019) Every neighborhood in Los Angeles is threatened by two game-changing developer bills now moving quickly through the legislature...

RV Towing Bill is Up for Revision

(24 June 2019) AB516 the RV Towing Bill, as amended, will allow a person in an RV to remain on the street after five citations plus 10 days. He will be...