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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Homeless Committee to Meet 30 July

Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee will meet Monday (30 July), 6 to 8 pm, at the Oakwood Recreation Center, 767 California Ave. Here is the...

Scooter Legislation Is Coming for Venice, LA City

Scooters have taken Venice by storm.  They are here, there, everywhere.  Everyone has a story.  Almost everyone has ridden one. Almost all the local...

Santa Monica Stops Scooters and Venice Becomes Parking Place

Santa Monica Stops Scooters and Venice Becomes...

By Noel Johnston Friday Santa Monica put out the sign that says “No Electric Scooter Zone. It’s the Law. The lower two lines say “Motorized...

Scooter Rider Down, Unconscious

Scooter Rider Down, Unconscious

(Photo and story by Rick Swinger.) Girl was knocked unconscious Saturday evening on Rose Ave near 7th after spilling on her Bird scooter. She apparently...

August BID Meet Cancelled

Santa Monica Impounds Scooters

Santa Monica Impounds Scooters

By Darryl DuFay The City of Santa Monica has moved on electric scooter enforcement, commonly known as “Birds” and “Limes.”  The SMPD began an...

Drop In at Library to Comment on LCP

City Planners will once again be hosting Office Hours in Venice! We welcome you to drop by the Library any time between 2 to 7 pm on August 23.   It...

Motorhomer Uses Street for Potty

Motorhomer Uses Street for Potty

(Photo by anonymous.) Motorhome driver parks on Washington in front of businesses and residences, exits vehicle, positions himself on other side of motorhome...

MTA Site, Online Voting, Cityhood, Upgrade of Venice Specific Plan Were All Discussed at VNC Meet

MTA Site, Online Voting, Cityhood, Upgrade...

A large group of people attended to hear the MTA presentation at the VNC meet Tuesday. By  Angela McGregor An MTA (Metropolitan Transit Authority) spokesperson...

Johnston Complains About Motorized Vehicles (the Bird) on Bike Path, Ocean Front Walk

By Noel Johnston Noel Johnston lives in a condo on Ocean Front Walk (OFW) or commonly called the Boardwalk.   She belongs to the Venice Neighborhood...