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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

John and Ken Talk to Binen About Bridge Housing for MTA Site

Travis Binen who lives across the street from the MTA site where Mayor Eric Garcetti and Councilman Mike Bonin plan to put a 154-bed “bridge home”...

VSA Files Lawsuit Against City and CCC for Their Approval of MTA Site for Homeless Shelter

VSA Files Lawsuit Against City and CCC for...

(Venice, CA/1-14-19) Today the Venice Stakeholders Association (VSA) filed a lawsuit against the City of Los Angeles and the California Coastal Commission...

VNC to Hold Special Meet Tuesday to Hear EIR for Venice Median Project

Venice Neighborhood Council (VNV) will hold a special meeting tomorrow night  (15 January), 7 pm,  to discuss the motion dealing with the EIR for the...

Main St Starting Its Own Encampment?

One local resident sent pictures of a couple of tents that had settled down on Main Street next to Westminster Elementary School.  This person had even...

Six Events for Venice Design Series Announced

Linda Lucks, one of the chairs of the Venice Design Series, just announced the six events scheduled for the Fifth Annual Venice Design Series, which will...

Grand Canal in the Middle of North and South Venice Blvd Has an Encampment

Grand Canal in the Middle of North and South...

At the edge of South Venice Blvd where the Grand  Canal enters the parking lot between North and South Venice Blvd, there is an encampment hidden from...

Sanitation Sweeps Into Venice and Cleans Three Disastrous Encampments

Sanitation Sweeps Into Venice and Cleans...

Bureau of Sanitation worked its magic on three of Venice’s disastrous homeless encampments that Venice Update has been showing pictures of each week....

Three VNC Committees Meet to Broaden Scope of Venice Median Project EIR

By Angela McGregor Last month, Venice Community Housing and Hollywood Community Housing requested an Environmental Impact Report on their proposed Reese-Davidson...

Fight Back Venice Analyzes Reese-Davidson (Venice Median) Housing Project

Fight Back Venice Analyzes Reese-Davidson...

By Fight Back Venice The Hollywood Community Housing Corporation (“HCHC”), the Venice Community Housing Corporation (“VCHC”) and architects Eric...

Busch Tries to Get Citizens Arrest for Two Safe Team Members of BID

Busch Tries to Get Citizens Arrest for Two...

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.) David Busch is standing outside his tent talking to police about 8 am Tuesday morning, trying to get police to do a Citizens...