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Venice Place Groundhog Day

The Venice Place project, which would cover almost an entire block with a 78-room & 4-apartment hotel, two restaurants, a liquor store, and a spa, is headed back to the West Area Planning Commission again, if only for a rubber stamp. During eight years of fighting over several versions of this project, support has come...

2020 Westside Chicano Moratorium Celebration

West Los Angeles – Aug 29th, 2020 Westside's own march & rally celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium at Virginia Park in Santa Monica.

Community Initiates Guerilla Cleanup of FBCV + Photos

Save Venice Leads community effort to cleanup grounds of the First Baptist Church of Venice

Support Community Housing – Join the 100 letter challenge

Be part of the solution to end the dire housing crisis in Venice Show your support for Venice Community Housing by signing a letter of support for Lincoln Apartments in Venice, 40 homes for transition aged youth (18-24) and others who have experienced homelessness. Your letter will be sent to the City of LA before...

5th Annual Black History Month at Venice Library

Save Venice hosted its 5th Annual Venice Black History event at the Venice Library for Black History Month .

You Can’t Stop Change

Venice gentrification agents' favorite adage to justify their complicit role in reinforcing systemic racism has no merit.

Illegal Starbucks Trucks on Venice Boardwalk Spark Call to Action

Illegal Starbucks delivery trucks reinforce need for ordinance against national chains on the Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Oakwood Park Off-Leash Dog Gentrification Update

Venice, CA— Update on Off-Leash Dog situation and Gentrifier shenanigans at Oakwood Park.

YOUR VENICE HISTORY UPDATE

photos by Margaret Molloy The West Los Angeles Planning Commission met on August 15, 2018 to hear an appeal from Venice activists to oppose a proposal to convert the First Baptist Church of Venice into an 11,760 square foot single-family dwelling with rooftop parking. This historic African-American church on Westminster Avenue and 7th Avenue in...
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