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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

All you ever wanted to know about your trash collection

All you ever wanted to know about your trash...

There appears to be much confusion as to when to put out the trash cans, when to put the cans away, how to place them, and not only when to return them,...

Free Kitties!

Free Kitties!

Gene Siegrist has five, five-week-old kitties looking for permanent homes, or perhaps, foster homes.  Kittens are all in good health.  Call Gene at 310-936-0336..

Homeless Committee June Meet Tables All Motions for Later; Discusses Two

Homeless Committee June Meet Tables All Motions...

By Angela McGregor The most recent Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Homeless Committee Meeting drew a packed house of opinionated citizens to hear four...

Ryavec Requests City Obtain CDP for Metro Site, Provide New Use Approval, and Meet CEQA Requirements for Temporary Use

Ryavec Requests City Obtain CDP for Metro...

Mark Ryavec, president of the Venice Stakeholders Association, announced today (4 June) that  his organization will be filling a letter requesting that...

Swinger Gets Kit Together and Finds E.coli

Swinger Gets Kit Together and Finds E.coli

  Rick Swinger got his E.coli testing kit in order, with the ice this time, and did his testing of the Rose Ave water drain water at the beach. It...

“Bridge Housing” Open House 13 June

There will be a Community Open House 13 June, 6 to 8 pm, at Westminster Elementary School, 1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd. RSVP Information on “Bridge Housing.”

Rick Swinger … Oops!

Rick Swinger … Oops!

Rick Swinger took his E.Coli kit to the Rose Ave beach runoff to do an E. Coli test.  Instructions, which he had not read before, say the specimens have...

New Encampment at Firestone Brewery

New Encampment at Firestone Brewery

An encampment has grown at the Firestone Brewery across from Walgreens Drug Store on Carter.  Police have tried to keep people from camping at Walgreens...

VNC Homeless Committee to Meet 4 June

The Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee will meet 4 June, 6 pm, Venice Public Library. Some of the motions to be considered are “adopt-a-tent,”...

Homeless Count Shows Improvement, Still Work to be Done

Homeless Count Shows Improvement, Still Work...

Members of the Venice C3 team in talking with individual in Venice. (Photo courtesy of St. Joseph Center.) By Paul Rubenstein, VP, Development & Communications,...