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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

“Road Diet” and “Weed” Restrictions Featured at VNC Meet

By Angela McGregor The July Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) board meeting was well-attended, mainly because of two controversial agenda items —...

And if you think Venice is getting crowded, check out these projects for MDR and Del Rey

And if you think Venice is crowded or overbuilding, check out these projects touching Venice.  This is a list of upcoming and current projects in Marina...

Cannabis, “Great Streets,” Community Officer Selection, Bike Share are on Agenda for Tuesday

Cannabis, Mar Vista “Great Streets,” community officer selection, bike share as well as the Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) projects...

LADOT to Present “Great Streets” Data 22 July

Nat Gale, principal project coordinator for Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT), will present LADOT data for first month of Venice Blvd “diet,”...

Venice Blvd No Longer Route 187

Venice Blvd No Longer Route 187

Venice Blvd—from Lincoln Blvd to 10 Freeway—is no longer State Route 187, and as of relinquishment agreement dated 1 September 2016, became the responsibility...

Culver Blvd Loss of Lane Causes Back Up at 90 Freeway in Evenings

Culver Blvd Loss of Lane Causes Back Up at...

Removal of one Culver Blvd westbound lane west of Lincoln Blvd as part of Vision 0 and Playa del Rey’s “Safe Streets” is causing a backup...

MVCC Board Votes “NO” to Restore Venice Blvd to Three Lanes Each Way

MVCC Board Votes “NO” to Restore...

The major television stations were there to cover this. A standing-room-only crowd gathered at the Mar Vista Community Council (MVCC) meet to hear Restore...

82 Percent of Mar Vista “Great Street” Business Owners Oppose Lane Reduction

Members of the “Restore Venice Coalition,” headed by Kenneth Marek, did their own survey of the “Great Street” businesses in Mar Vista.    Their...

Culver Blvd Restored to Two Lanes Eastbound from Pershing Drive to Jefferson

Culver Blvd Restored to Two Lanes Eastbound...

Workers worked diligently Friday to remove and repaint the thoroughfare to reconfigure Culver Blvd for two lanes eastbound from Pershing Drive to Jefferson...

Workers Prepare for two Eastbound Lanes on Culver — a Change to “Safe Streets”

Workers Prepare for two Eastbound Lanes on...

Crews work on Culver Blvd to restore two lanes eastbound. Workers will continue thru the weekend. Councilman Mike Bonin said he would restore a lane, making...