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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Measure EE is for LAUSD

By Darryl DuFay Measure “EE” is on the June 4th, 2019 election ballot.  It affects all residential and commercial property within the boundaries of...

VCH Proposes 40 Units Affordable/PSH on Lincoln Blvd

VCH Proposes 40 Units Affordable/PSH on Lincoln...

Venice Community Housing (VCH) will be hosting a meeting Wednesday, 8 May, 6 to 8 pm at St. Mark’s Community Center, 2475 Lincoln Blvd, to explain...

LUPC Approves Oxford Triangle 98-Unit Affordable/Homeless/PSH Project

LUPC Approves Oxford Triangle 98-Unit Affordable/Homeless/PSH...

The Thomas Safran 98-unit affordable/homeless/psh project scheduled for the Oxford Triangle sailed through the Land Use and Planning Committee with Chairman...

Bonin Questions Effectivity of the Homeless Street Cleanings

Bonin Questions Effectivity of the Homeless...

Councilman Mike Bonin in the City Council Homeless and Poverty committee has made a motion to have Bureau of Sanitation, Los Angeles Police Department,...

Encampment Update — 3 May 2019

Encampment Update — 3 May 2019

It is so nice to see 7th Ave behind Whole Foods with its bollards. This homeless site was directly across from homes. Reminiscing one remembers the encampments...

Third Gets Cleaned Again Today — Fifth in a Row

Third Gets Cleaned Again Today — Fifth...

By Rick Swinger Friday, May 3rd clean up on 3rd Ave. What a mess today with all the illegal dumping coming from Public Storage! What happened to their...

Panel Discussion Covered County Role in Mental Health for Homeless

Panel Discussion Covered County Role in Mental...

From left to right are: an unidentified man who works for Didi Hirsch, Jenna Rodson, who works for Didi Hirsch, Rebecca Watson, Inner City Law Center,...

70-Foot, Mixed-Use Building on Lincoln to Use TOC Density

70-Foot, Mixed-Use  Building on Lincoln to...

The 70-foot building planned for 1808 – 1816 Lincoln Blvd will be heard by the Land Use and Planing Committee (LUPC) of the Venice Neighborhood Council...

Talk Show Host O’Connor Comes to Mar Vista to Broadcast about the 405 Freeway Homeless

Talk Show Host O’Connor Comes to Mar...

Larry O’Connor, radio talk show host on WMAL AM/FM in Washington, DC, talks with Venice activist Barbara Gibson after his broadcast locally on 790...

One man’s stuff off North Venice Blvd at Venice Way

One man’s stuff off North Venice Blvd...

One homeless man is consolidating all his stuff in the middle of the island off North Venice Blvd where Venice Way splits. When asked if it was all his,...