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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Councilman Gives “Great Street” Three-Month Figures

Councilman Gives “Great Street”...

Note:  Councilman Mike Bonin made this report on “Great Streets” project in his “Neighborhood’s First Newsletter. The 90-day results...

Local Architect Urges Defeat of PSH Ordinance and Explains Why; Comment Time Over 31 Oct

Local Architect Urges Defeat of PSH Ordinance...

The white structure under the tree is a two-story house with a covered deck.  The 19-story building is the Waterside condominium, a C4-OX zoned project....

Where have homeless gone? — Sunset, Alleys, Venice-Ocean

Where have homeless gone? — Sunset,...

East and West sides of 3rd Avenue show avenue almost devoid of “stuff” and people Thursday, 28 September. There are indications that the area...

Campaign to Recall Westside Councilmember Raises Over $70K

Campaign to Recall Westside Councilmember...

By Recall Bonin Campaign PLAYA DEL REY, CA – On the heels of westside councilmember Mike Bonin’s announcement that he’s flip flopping on his...

Westbound Culver Blvd and Westbound Jefferson Blvd to be Restored

Westbound Culver Blvd and Westbound Jefferson...

Westbound Culver Blvd from Pershing Drive (Nicholson St) to Jefferson Blvd will be restored to two lanes. Westbound Jefferson Blvd will be restored to...

To Curfew or Not to Curfew Was the Question for CD 11 Beaches

To Curfew or Not to Curfew Was the Question...

Francesca De La Rosa coauthored the lawsuit requiring the City to obtain a Coastal Development Permit (CDP) for a curfew from midnight to 5 am at Dockweiler...

Lutheran Church’s Fall Festival, 21 October

Lutheran Church’s Fall Festival, 21...

Progress — Tree Goes, Mall to Come

Progress — Tree Goes, Mall to Come

Limbs have been removed, part of its trunk is gone, it is without water and yet there is life sprouting here and there.  It will be totally removed soon...

The band that is “way out” there

The band that is “way out” there

William Hawkins’ 50th birthday bash and there was no room for the band on land so the band performed from the barge.  That is until the barge...

Close to transportation — Really Close

Close to transportation — Really Close

Doubtful that there is a 15-foot setback from this freeway on ramp.  Is this what they are talking about when they say they want to build close to transportation?...