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City Council Approves Venice Homeless Shelter at MTA Lot

December 12, 2018

December 12, 2018

Proposal passes with 13-0 vote. By Sam Catanzaro  The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved a plan Tuesday to build...

Venice Community Housing’s Rose Avenue Apartments Proposal Approved by VNC

December 1, 2018

December 1, 2018

Permanent supportive housing for 34 formerly homeless households. By Sam Catanzaro At the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) General Board Meeting...

Airbnb in Rent Controlled Units?

November 1, 2018

November 1, 2018

Lawmakers propose a 120-night annual cap. By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles lawmakers made moves this past week towards crafting legislation...

A Stop Sign For Pot Signs

June 28, 2018

June 28, 2018

Los Angeles passes rules regulating cannabis advertising. By Sam Catanzaro On June 13, Los Angeles City Council passed an ordinance...

Venice Beach BID’s Slow Start

May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018

No services two years after approval, refunds are being issued. By Sam Catanzaro In 2016 the Los Angeles City Council...

More Bikes to Come to Venice

May 22, 2018

May 22, 2018

City announces plans for dockless and electric assist bikes. By Sam Catanzaro For the past year, Venice, along with Downtown...

Airbnb Under Fire in Venice

April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018

City looks to regulate short term rentals. By Sam Catanzaro The term “Airbnb” did not exist a decade ago. Today,...

Taming Birds

April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018

By Sam Catanzaro Council considering rules for dockless scooters in the City. Whether zipping down Abbot Kinney, maneuvering through crowds...