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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Jones Settlement, Accomplished in 2015, Incentive to Come

Jones Settlement, Accomplished in 2015, Incentive...

15 June 2018.  The Jones Settlement, basically, says that people can sleep on the sidewalks of Los Angeles from 9 pm to 6 am. They can do such until 1250...

Swinger finds out E.Coli pond filled with sand

Swinger finds out E.Coli pond filled with...

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.) Rick Swinger, local Rose-3rd Ave activist, has also been active in trying to slow beach goers and the County Health Department...

Brentwood, Pacific Palisades Invest in Venice Homeless Projects; None in Palisades or Brentwood

By Fight Back, Venice If you lived in Brentwood or Pacific Palisades wouldn’t you cheer for homeless projects in Venice, not Brentwood or Palisades?...

Ryavec Provides Letter Sent to Bonin Requesting CDP, EIR, and Questions Zoning for MTA Lot

14 June 2018. Mark Ryavec, president of the Venice Stakeholders Association, sent the letter to Councilman Mike Bonin stating that the proposed use of...

BID Board Votes to Increase Assessment Five Percent

Members of the Safe Team (Brad and Elliott) at the Flower Festival on Rose Saturday. 13 June 2018.  Board members of the Business Improvement District...

Regina Weller and why the “Bridge Housing” wont work

14 June 2018 Note: Sometimes Regina speaks of Measure HHH monies being spent. Measure HHH is used for building. Measure H is used for services. This story...

Questions Remain after MTA Bus Yard Community Open House

Questions Remain after MTA Bus Yard Community...

By Angela McGregor 14 June 2018. Councilman Mike Bonin held a “Community Open House” at Westminster School Wednesday night regarding the proposed...

Rose Ave Parking Lot to Get Overnight Portable Potties

13 June 2018.   Rose Ave parking lot will get  portable potties near the end of June  for homeless to  use during the night, according to Wednesday LA...

Kip Pardue Asks Questions Regarding Bonin’s Proposed Metro Site Use for Bridge Housing

Councilman Mike Bonin will be addressing Venice residents and answering questions regarding his proposal to use the Metro Site for “Bridge Housing”...

Ryavec Says LAMC 41.18 Should be Enforced to Protect Homeless and Residents

LA Times ran an article last week that showed how not only the homeless were affected but the residents get affected too. Mark Ryavec, president of the...