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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

3rd Ave and LA Under 405 at Washington Place to Receive Enhanced, Daily Toilet and Cleaning Services; Hand Washing Stations Forthcoming

Third Ave has been receiving the portable shower-toilet facilities once a week but now will receive them daily as will the area under the 405 at Washington...

Orson Bean Celebration of Life, Scheduled for Saturday, 14 March Has Been Postponed

Orson Bean Celebration of Life, Scheduled...

Alley Bean and family have just come out with a release that the Orson Bean Celebration of Life, scheduled for Saturday, 14 March has been postponed for...

VNC Meet for March Cancelled

Venice Neighborhood Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday night, 17 March has been cancelled.

If you have a meeting, check before you go; It may be cancelled

LUPC, scheduled for this Thursday, was cancelled because of the coronavirus. Look for other meetings to be cancelled. The VNC is still scheduled for 17...

LUPC Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

LUPC meeting scheduled for Thursday, 12 March has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus. Lincoln Apartments does not have a time set to be heard by LA...

HCIDLA General Manager Resigns

By Darryl DuFay As it becomes clearer that the billion dollar “Homeless Industry” is in deep trouble of their own making, the City/County leadership...

SEC Zone Started Monday As Originally Planned

SEC Zone Started Monday As Originally Planned

Allison Wilhite, deputy for the Venice Bridge Home, says the Special Enforcement and Cleaning Zone (SECZ) started Monday, 9 March.  Just an hour or so...

If Venice had a “Street of Shame,” it would be 3rd Ave this week

If Venice had a “Street of Shame,”...

Oh, my goodness. Third Ave in Venice breaks all the rules — the sidewalk ADA rule to allow 36 inches for wheelchairs, the bulky item (LAMC 56.11)...

Should be full house at Bridge Home by end of week according to Willhite

Status of the Venice Bridge Home … By the end of the week the 54 youth beds should be filled; the 100 adult beds are filled. These figures are from...

Do not know when the SECZ will become effective

Do not know when the SECZ will become effective

Venice Update has both called and emailed Allison Wilhite, Venice deputy for the Bridge Home, to see when the enforcement of the SEC zone will start. It...