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Monday, March 25, 2019
Westside gridlock is one of our toughest problems — and I’m tackling it head on, with a package of projects and initiatives I’m calling Westside Fast Forward.Check out my video announcement below. Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yn3WG8rjImU&t=51s​From major regional transit projects to small neighborhood improvements, I’m determined to create alternatives to being stuck in traffic ...read more
Categories: Community, Political
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
The Clinic will recognize Kagan Bierman for being an advocate for women during the heightof the #MeToo era, and Tyner for his service to the organization over the past 30 years  BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – March 4, 2019 – Venice Family Clinic hosts its 37th annual Silver Circle Gala on Monday, March 25 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel where Ivy Kagan Bierman will be receiving the organization’s ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, March 18, 2019
 VENICE BEACH BID IN THE COMMUNITYClean Team Supervisor’s Notes for FebruaryLot 731 (at Venice and Pacific) and the adjacent canal ramps remain clear, and Clean Team continues to coordinate with Safe Team to ensure maintenance of the area. Trees throughout the district have received attention to deal with graffiti in a manner that does not harm them. The Clean Team has been consistent in removing ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, March 18, 2019
This March, the Poetry Coalition is presenting national programming on the subject of Poetry & Democracy. As part of that programming, Beyond Baroque is offering a three-week poetry workshop for unhoused youth. The workshop, taught by Brian Sonia-Wallace, and organized in partnership with Safe Space for Youth (S.P.Y.) encourages some some of Venice's most vulnerable community members to make their ...read more
Categories: Community
Sunday, March 17, 2019
MEDIA ALERTVenice Chamber Issues Formal Response to Misleading Statements & False Accusations    Venice, CA. March 17, 2019 – The Venice Chamber of Commerce is strongly in support of our LGBTQ members and the wider LGBTQ community and we always will be. We were saddened to learn of the accusations directed at the Chamber by Grant Turk and are therefore forced to clarify and respond.   The Sign ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Friday, March 08, 2019
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Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Since passing the Affordable Housing Programs Budget Unit in 2015 and committing Mental Health Services Act funding for supportive housing beginning in 2017, the County has dramatically increased its investment in affordable and supportive homes. I'm thrilled that we continued to build on that progress and passed a series of motions to approve the first of 1,600 new affordable housing units ...read more
Categories: Community, Political