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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Encampment Update — 8, 9 August 2019

Encampment Update — 8, 9 August 2019

Brown tarp is back on Ocean Ave between North and South Venice Blvd. Most of those on Ocean have now moved to South Venice Blvd. The vans are gone from...

Planter Boxes Created Unbelievable “In and Out” Frenzy in Venice

Planter Boxes Created Unbelievable “In...

(Photo courtesy of Matt Fisher.) Planters removed and placed on parking lot of Lincoln Hardware.) Planter boxes were certainly the story of the week in...

Forced to Accept Shelter?

By Darryl DuFay In the article, see below, is another homeless wrinkle with a statement from Governor Newsom that “there is compassion fatigue out there.”...

LUPC Sends 600 Mildred Back to VNC

LUPC Sends 600 Mildred Back to VNC

Kim’s Market, Tesuque Market …  Both markets, both proposals all most read the same. Kim’s market proposal for a restaurant, bar was...

Head of Street Services Says No More Planters in Venice Will Be Removed Provided …

(8 August 2019) Adel Hagekhalil, director of the Bureau of Street Services, made the statement today that no more planters in Venice will be removed as...

Planters on Palms at Lincoln Hardware, Staples Removed by Department of Street Services

Planters on Palms at Lincoln Hardware, Staples...

(Both photos courtesy of Matt Fisher.) (8 August 2019) The metal planters were removed from Palms Ave on both the Lincoln Hardware sidewalk and the sidewalk...

Family Clinic Holds “Stay Connected” Day Wednesday

Family Clinic Holds “Stay Connected”...

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.) (7 August 2019) It was “Stay Connected Homeless Services Day” at the Family Clinic Wednesday on Rose Avenue.

Moms and kids forced into the street because of encampments

Moms and kids forced into the street because...

Two women with children facing encampment in the middle of the photo.  One is in the street and the other will have to enter to be able to pass. By Sam...

LAPD National Night Out Held at Windward Circle

LAPD National Night Out Held at Windward...

(Photo courtesy of  Angela McGregor.) (7 August 2019) Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Pacific Division held the National Nights Out in Windward Circle...

Planters Removed by Street Services Wednesday — No Permit

Planters Removed by Street Services Wednesday...

City workers remove planters on 4th Ave. (7 August 2017) City workers busily removed the 30 planters placed on 4th Ave Monday. They were cited by Street...