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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

City Opens Emergency Shelters, Works with State, Federal to House Homeless, Priority to Seniors

City Opens Emergency Shelters, Works with...

Oakwood Recreation Center is to open to house those on the street. In addition bathrooms are being distributed to areas of homelessness. Fourth St got...

Stay Home until 19 April

By Darryl DuFay Here are two articles related to staying at home for a month. 1. For those that want the full text of the “Safer at Home Order for Control...

LA City Council Says Tents Can Stay Up; Venice Never Enforced Tents Down; Cleanup on 3rd Ave Questionable

LA City Council Says Tents Can Stay Up; Venice...

This debris has been moved around since 12 March on 3rd Ave. This photo was taken 16 March. Tuesday, 17 March was still there. Los Angeles City Council...

From Councilman Mike Bonin Regarding Housing the Homeless Using City Facilities and Properties

Dear Friends,   In the middle of this public health crisis, there is no time for delay or hesitation: we must immediately find ways to house our unhoused,...

City considers not cleaning encampments; reneges on promise to “especially” clean areas around 154-bed shelter and protect neighbors

Los Angeles City Council considers not cleaning encampments during coronavirus crisis. They have started calling them “sweeps” as does a 30-member...

Venice Resident Says We Need Decisive Action

By Georgana Thigpen, A Venice Resident This crisis has already affected all of us in completely unexpected ways and the worst is yet to come. Hopefully...

Senator Ben Allen Lists Benefits Provided As a Result of Coronavirus …

Senator Ben Allen Lists Benefits Provided...

Senator Ben Allen has listed benefits provided as a result of the coronavirus from school lunches to disability insurance.

Pardee Has Extended a Helping Hand to Her Neighborhood — The Oxford Triangle

Tami Pardee and her family have extended an the invitation to help people in her neighborhood –the Oxford Triangle. “Anything we can do as...

Toilets, Hand Washing Station, and Showers on 3rd Ave

Toilets, Hand Washing Station, and Showers...

Two Toilets, one ADA compliant, with a hand washing station and showers are on 3rd Ave in Venice courtesy of Urban Alchemy. Toilets — two–...

Parking Restrictions Relaxed Because of Coronavirus

Parking Restrictions Relaxed Because of Coronavirus