March 5, 2024 #1 Local News, Forum, Information and Event Source for Venice Beach, California.

Venice Shorts: RVs Continue to Illegally Park Along Washington Blvd

Dozens of campers, vans, buses and recreational vehicles scatter along one of Venice’s primary corridors to the ocean. 

By Nick Antonicello 

As the annual Homeless Count sponsored by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) wraps up this week, a plethora of recreational style vehicles continue to populate Washington Boulevard between Abbot Kinney and the beach. 

There are at least three dozen vehicles on this stretch that is the main gateway to the Venice Fishing Pier and the public parking at the beach. 

The image here is of a former school bus that randomly parks around Venice, and was spotted at the parking lot of the Coco Beach Bar & Grill. It was previously sighted on Venice Boulevard close to the US Post Office. 

The bus brands the name “MXB-2024” and seems to randomly park this oversized vehicle in numerous locations over the past six months. 

Yo! Venice will continue to monitor the size and location of RV and tent encampments around the community. 

The photo here was taken this past weekend. 

Nick Antonicello is a thirty-one year resident of Venice who monitors the current RV and encampment crisis here in the neighborhood. Have an encampment or RV issue on your block ? Contact him via email at nantoni@mindspring.com

in Hard, News
Related Posts

El Medio Bluffs Home With Canyon and Ocean Views Lists for $3.4M

March 4, 2024

March 4, 2024

The 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom house is distinguished by a central skylight Situated in the El Medio Bluffs of Pacific Palisades, this...

Seven-Bedroom Beachfront Home Lists for $12.5M

March 4, 2024

March 4, 2024

Built in 1929, Amenities Include a Sparkling Pool, Home Theater and Elevator  This beachfront residence, boasting panoramic views from Palos...

Instagram Executive Puts Spanish-Style Venice Home on the Market

March 3, 2024

March 3, 2024

Nestled in the heart of the East of Lincoln neighborhood, the bungalow includes coved ceilings According to a report by...

Security Officers Being Deployed at Big Blue Bus Stations and Routes

March 1, 2024

March 1, 2024

The Guards will be provided by a firm with other security contracts with the city of Santa Monica  By Zach...

Venice Shorts: Mayor Karen Bass Taps Mike Newhouse for the Los Angeles Planning Commission

February 29, 2024

February 29, 2024

Attorney, husband, father, homeowner, small business advocate and longtime community activist joins LAPC By Nick Antonicello  Mike Newhouse, a resident...

Update: DSW Taking Over 99 Cent Store Space on Lincoln

February 29, 2024

February 29, 2024

Designer Shoe Warehouse retailer will assume some 15,000 square feet of retail space next to Whole Foods By Nick Antonicello  ...

Upcoming Ice Cream Shop on Montana Ave. Will Serve Multitude of Vegan Flavors

February 29, 2024

February 29, 2024

The Company Has Come a Long Way Since Its Humble Beginnings as a New York City Food Truck By Zach...

Venice Shorts: What Will Become of the Old 99 Cents Store Location?

February 28, 2024

February 28, 2024

Closed Since January, It Remains Unclear Who Will Occupy This Space at 201 Lincoln Boulevard By Nick Antonicello The future...

This is Warehouse Restaurant’s Happy Hour Menu

February 28, 2024

February 28, 2024

Its Outdoor Happy Hour Takes Place on the “Pond” By Zach Armstrong Since 1969, the Warehouse Restaurant in Marina del...

(Video) Restaurants Replace Glass Front Doors After Late Night Robbery Spree in Del Ray

February 28, 2024

February 28, 2024

Seven restaurants and small businesses in Del Rey and Venice, including Nick the Greek and Dudley Market, were robbed. Council...

The Yo! Venice Interview: Ericka Wiley Makes Her Case for a Seat on the L.A. Bench

February 27, 2024

February 27, 2024

Public Defender promotes progressive Democratic Party, labor endorsements in this competitive three-way race come March 5 By Nick Antonicello Most...

Venice Shorts: Marina Freeway Cleaned and Cleared

February 27, 2024

February 27, 2024

After reporting on a string of RV’s and campers at this site in Del Rey, LA city officials removed all...

Overnight Burglaries Rattle Del Rey, Venice: LAPD Investigates String of Incidents

February 27, 2024

February 27, 2024

Seven Businesses Targeted, Including Nick the Greek and Dudley Market The Los Angeles Police Department officers are investigating a series...

Downtown Wellness Center Bridges Gap Between Psychedelics and Meditation

February 27, 2024

February 27, 2024

The Center Has Partnered With Local Agencies and Gave Free Sessions to Around 500 Veterans in Two Years By Zach...

(Video) Mardi Gras Recap from Venice Beach

February 27, 2024

February 27, 2024

Mardi Gras Came Back to Venice This Year @yovenicenews Mardi Gras came back to Venice this year #mardigras #venicebeach #venice...