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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Homeless Count Shows City, County, CD11, Venice Numbers Have Decreased

Homeless Count Shows City, County, CD11,...

For the first time in four years, both the City and County 2018 homeless counts show decreases as shown. Council District 11 and Venice also show decreases....

Bonin Chooses MTA Lot for “Bridge Housing”

Bonin Chooses MTA Lot for “Bridge Housing”

Councilman Mike Bonin has announced the use of the MTA (Metropolitan Transit Authority) Bus lot on Sunset between Pacific and Main to be used for the...

“Homeless” is the headline in Venice news

There is no doubt that “homeless, homelessness” is the major story in Venice news. Today  (May 30) the LA Times had three stories, one of...

Ryavec Says City’s Homeless Housing Math Will Short-Change Residents and Homeless

Mark Ryavec, president of the Venice Stakeholders Association and local activist, has written an article claiming that the City’s math of building...

City Council About to Hear ADU Ordinance; County Passed ADU Ordinance This Week

Yes, you can add a unit to your single-family zoned residence when and if the Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) ordinance passes City Council.    All the...

DuFay Gives Reese-Davidson Dates

DuFay Gives Reese-Davidson Dates

      By Darryl DuFay The Venice Community Housing Corporation (VCHC) and Hollywood Community Housing Corporation ((HCHC) are the co-developrs...

Dennison Gives Update/Status of Venice Median Homeless Housing Project

By Becky Dennison, director of Venice Community Housing Corporation This is an update on the Reese-Davidson Community housing project, which is an affordable...

Coalition of Leaders: “Save Parker Center for Homeless Housing”

By Preserve LA There is a group who want to build new and a group who want to rebuild present buildings for homeless housing. The new-build group is close...

Muscle Beach Gets Redo for Memorial Day

Muscle Beach Gets Redo for Memorial Day

Nick Antonicello reports that the Muscle Beach equipment has been reupholstered. Last week Antonicello did an article showing the “decrepit”...

Ryavec Says It is Group of Eight Who Have Organized; First Venice Group to Organize to Clean Up Their Area was 3rd Ave

Ryavec Says It is Group of Eight Who Have...

Mark Ryavec says it is not just him who posted signs at the Venice Post Office. Last week there was a story in the Update showing Mark posting signs and...