Category Archives: Marina del Rey

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key visits the Silver Strand and Marina del Rey, California

 Roma Court in the Silver Strand, MDR, was abuzz with Black SUVs and security personnel on April 22, 2015 when New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and his wife Bronagh, along with Leon Grice, Los Angeles Consulate General of New … Continue reading

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Reminder: Marina del Rey 50th Birthday Bash this Weekend, April 10-12, 2015. Schedule of Events including Fireworks

This will be big fun! Come on your feet, your bike, your boat, the Water Bus or car.  Bring the family. Food trucks will be on hand everyday, but you can also bring your own picnic. All events are free … Continue reading

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Updates: Legacy Neptune Apartments and the proposed Venice Dual Force Sewer line on Via Marina

 These are both very controversial projects which have met with public resistance, including both City and County residents living on or near Via Marina. For background information,please go to the Silver Strand homepage mdrsilverstrandnews.wordpress.com and do a search in the bar … Continue reading

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You are invited: To Autumn Burke’s Swearing-in Ceremony, Saturday, February 21, 2015 in Playa del Rey.

Autumn R. Burke represents us as our State of California Assemblywoman in the 62nd District.  She will be sworn in her mother, Yvonne Braithwait-Burke, one of California’s most distinguished political figures: Yvonne was the first African-American woman to represent the … Continue reading

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This is a biggie: Hearing on Proposed route of Venice Auxiliary Sewer Route on Via Marina, notice of LA County Department of Regional Planning public hearing February 25, 2015

Below is a notice the Silver Strand News has just received regarding the proposed route for the the Venice Auxiliary Sewer line on Via Marina. This is a very controversial City of Los Angeles project still in the permitting process. … Continue reading

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Venice Dual Force Main Project: Public Comment by Jon Nahas

Jon Nahas is a local resident who has appeared at and spoken at many City and County public hearings on important issues concerning Marina del Rey, including transparency in government.  Below is the letter he submitted for the public record … Continue reading

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City of Los Angeles Proposed Sewer Route on Via Marina: An expert opinion from Erik Hoffman, Venice Resident and Civil Engineer

Erik Hoffman has submitted the following post to the Silver Strand News:   I am the fourth generation of my family to reside in Venice and, most relevant to this discussion, a licensed civil engineer and engineering contractor in the … Continue reading

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