September 22, 2021 #1 Local News, Forum, Information and Event Source for Venice Beach, California.

Community Meeting on Penmar Park Murders: June 29th

There will be a community meeting to discuss the double murders that took place last week at Penmar Park tomorrow evening starting at 7pm in the Penmar Recreation Center gymnasium.

Penmar Park

The meeting, organized by Recreation Facility Director Juan Guzman, will include representatives from the Mayor’s Office, Council District 11 (Bill Rosendahl’s office), The Los Angeles Police Department, OPS, The City of Los Angeles Crisis Response Team (CRT ), The County of LA Dept Mental Heath Psychiatric Mobile Response Team (PMRT) and the Venice Neighborhood Council.

Community Meeting at Penmar Park
Wednesday, June 29, at 7pm
Penmar Recreation Center Gymnasium
1341 Lake St.
Venice Beach 90291

A full schedule for the meeting is “after the jump”:

City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks Penmar Recreation Center

Park Advisory Board Meeting Agenda Wednesday June 29th
7:00 p.m.

I. Welcome – Juan Guzman Penmar RC Facility Director
II. Introductions – PAB Members
III. Director’s Report – Facility Director
i. Summer Sports
1. Coed Basketball – Registration 5/2
a. Evaluations Saturday June 11th
b. League Begins Saturday July 9th – August 27th
ii. Summer Sports Camp
1. June 25th – September 2nd (10 Wks)
iii. Summer Classes – Begin Tuesday July 5th

IV. Quimby Update
a. AC in Gym – Complete (Informational)
b. Stage Lights – Complete (Informational)
c. Tennis courts – Complete (Informational)
d. Gym floor – Complete (Informational)
e. Upgrading Diamond #1 Lights – Complete (Informational)
f. Outside basketball courts – Next on List (Estimate May 2011)
i. Construction Plan is in development
V. Prop – O Update
a. Construction set to began – January
b. Approx time of Total construction 18-20 months
VI. Incident Wednesday June 22nd
a. Mayor’s Office
b. CD11
c. LADP
d. OPS
e. City of LA – Crisis Response Team (CRT )
f. County of LA Dept Mental Heath Psychiatric Mobile Response Team – (PMRT)
g. VNC
VII. Community Comments / Questions (2 mins)

VIII. Upcoming Fundraisers
a. Shakey’s Pizza Fundraiser Wednesday August 3rd – Culver City 5pm-8pm

IX. Next PAB Meeting – September 13th @ Penmar Club Room – 7:00 p.m.
X. Meeting Adjourned

Related Posts

Opinion: How Low Can You Go?

September 20, 2021

September 20, 2021

By Nick Antonicello Instead of discussing the issues people really want to talk about like Councilman Mike Bonin’s miserable record...

Opinion: Recall Or Reelection: That’s The Choice For D-town Voters When It Comes To Incumbent Mike Bonin

September 16, 2021

September 16, 2021

By Nick Antonicello There was good news for embattled incumbent Councilman Mike Bonin yesterday in that Governor Gavin Newsom not...

Opinion: Ten Reasons Why the Venice Boardwalk Got Cleaned Up

September 15, 2021

September 15, 2021

By Nick Antonicello After years of neglect and outright incompetence when it came to the maintenance of Venice’s Oceanfront Walk...

Editorial: Unprofessionalism and Racial Insensitivity at Downtown Santa Monica, Inc. Leaves a Lot to Be Desired

September 10, 2021

September 10, 2021

By Mirror Media Group Editorial Staff A recent incident in which an executive at Downtown Santa Monica, Inc. flippantly used the events...

Comedian Fuquan Johnson One of 1 of 3 Dead Following Suspected Overdose at Venice Party

September 7, 2021

September 7, 2021

Early Saturday morning incident remains under investigation By Sam Catanzaro Comedian Fuquan Johnson was among one of three people who...

Opinion: The Venice “Scooter Scourge” Worse Than Ever Before!

September 2, 2021

September 2, 2021

By Nick Antonicello One needs to be consistent in what outrages one and while many are now somewhat relieved that...

Gambling and Mental Health: Tips For The Casino

August 31, 2021

August 31, 2021

With the advent of online casinos, gambling has become a more popular pastime than ever before. It’s estimated that a...

Final Weekend of Marina Drive-In Movie Summer Series With New Movies Added

August 28, 2021

August 28, 2021

WHERE: Marina del Rey Boat Launch Ramp, 13477 Fiji Way at Parking Lot #2 COST: $20 per vehicle, per movie...

Market Report: What is the Difference Between a Peach and a Nectarine?

August 25, 2021

August 25, 2021

Today at the Santa Monica farmers market Murray Farms answers all of our stone fruit questions in this video brought...

Main Street Traffic Closures Return This Weekend

August 20, 2021

August 20, 2021

Sharing an Open Main Street back for second time this summer August 21 – 22 By Sam Catanzaro  The summer’s...

Venice Restaurants Vie for Michelin Stars

August 19, 2021

August 19, 2021

Prestigious guide returning to California next month By Kerry Slater The Michelin Guide is returning to California next month after...

Venice Outdoor Venues Offer Maskless Event Experience

August 15, 2021

August 15, 2021

When mask mandates were lifted across California last month, the citizens of Los Angeles County breathed a collective sigh of...