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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Councilman Bonin to Have Two Town Halls in November — Homelessness and Public Safety

Councilman Bonin to Have Two Town Halls in...

These two town halls — 6 and 13 November — are sponsored by CD11 and will be held 6:30 pm in West LA at Daniel Webster Middle School auditorium,...

Latest SLO List Out

Latest SLO List Out

The latest list of Senior Lead Officers (SLO) for Venice is out. This should be your first point of contact for non-emergency problems.

Safran to Refurbish Building for $900K Plus Per Unit on VA Property

By Ryan Thompson, a concerned citizen Yesterday morning, Curbed LA reported Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to provide an additional $24,300,000...

NYC Doctor Warns of Possibility of Re-Igniting Leprosy in Los Angeles

NYC Doctor Warns of Possibility of Re-Igniting...

Dr. Marc Segal warns of leprosy in Los Angeles starting with the homeless.

Judge Denies City’s CEQA Exemption for Venice Bridge Housing Project; AB1197 Not Retroactive But; Hearing Scheduled for 11 Dec

Judge Denies City’s CEQA Exemption...

By Venice Stakeholders Association This morning Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff indicated that he had drafted a tentative ruling that would throw...

Hathaway Clarifies Update Report on Billboards at VNC Meet

Note: Dennis Hathaway has worked assiduously and almost always single-handedly on billboard blight against big money for years. To this Venice Update writer,...

Triangle Residents Discover Oil at Thatcher Yard … or Maybe

Triangle Residents Discover Oil at Thatcher...

Most people would be elated to find out there was an oil well in their backyard.  Not so for the Oxford Triangle residents, the Thatcher Yard project...

Venice Carries the Burden of the Homeless for CD11

Venice Carries the Burden of the Homeless...

By Darryl DuFay LAHSA, after many requests, has submitted the Data Summery of homeless within each Council District 11 (CD11) community.  This was reported...

Venice Homeless Count for Year Changes to 10 Percent Increase from 13 Percent; Other Breakdown Categories Available

Venice Homeless Count for Year Changes to...

The latest LAHSA figure for 2019 Venice homeless is 1075, a 10 percent increase from last year. It was reported in June to be 1101 for Venice which gave...

Signs Go Up on Sunset, No Motorhomes

Signs Go Up on Sunset, No Motorhomes

No Parking signs for oversized vehicles on Sunset at Pacific went up last week opening parking for Google visitors and customers of Gold’s Gym. The Google...