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Vote for Parking Restrictions Tomorrow!

From what we understand, each member of a household can place a vote in tomorrows Overnight Parking District (OPD) Vote. Vote at the Venice Public Library tomorrow from 12:30-3:30 PM.

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From the Venice Neighborhood Council:

FEBRUARY 21, 2009 OPD INITIATIVE ELECTIONS

THE BELOW TWO OPD INITIATIVE ELECTIONS WILL OCCUR ON SATURDAY FEB 21, 2009 AT THE VENICE PUBLIC LIBRARY FROM 12:30 PM TO 3:30 PM

(Link to Initiative Election Procedures)
INITIATIVE A

Rescind OPDs in Venice

At the December 16, 2008 Board Meeting, Mark Lipman presented a petition to the Secretary under Article V A of the VNC Bylaws as follows:

To Fairly Represent Venice, the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Must Rescind any VNC Board Approval of Overnight Parking Districts in Venice and Transmit a Letter Stating Such to the Los Angeles City Council Office, the Bureau of Engineering, the Department of Transportation, and the California Coastal Commission.

INITIATIVE B
Affirm Venice Stakeholders Right
To Form Overnight Parking Districts (OPDs)

At the January 10, 2009 Rules & Elections Committee Meeting, Mark Ryavec & Stewart Oscars presented a petition to the Secretary under Article V A of the VNC Bylaws as follows:

Venice Stakeholders re-affirm that Venice residents have the same democratic right as other L.A. residents to establish, by 2/3rds petition signatures, OPDs for their blocks to preserve parking for residents and for night-time security, and call upon the VNC to communicate affirmation of this right to pertinent governmental bodies.

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