From http://www.citywatchla.com By Marian Crostic And Elaine Spierer IMAGINE VENICE-Well, that hasn’t happened yet — but it won’t be long before Venice residents really do hire a fully engaged law firm just […]
By Mark Lipman Remember that everything Hitler did was legal … and it was by design. The problems that we face here in Venice, across this city and country, are created by […]
A toast to bureaucratic fusterclucks – Sometimes they can save the day: Great news – Because the City shut off public comment, they gotta START THE WHOLE PROCESS OVER! Hot damn! Via […]
Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) are, by design, controlled by a very small group of commercial property owners, excluding the voice of most paying into the BID and completely excluding residential property owners, […]
What are Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) and Why Should Venice Community Members Be Concerned?
What is a BID? Business Improvement Districts (“BIDs”) are public-private partnerships, established under State and local laws that give Cities the power to form districts in which all businesses in the district […]
Notes from the neighborhood meeting. Dear Venice Friends and Neighbors Opposed to the Venice Private Police Department (BID): THANK YOU for spending Saturday morning together, and raising the important questions and concerns […]