VENICE - The city of Venice has released what parking is available downtown due to construction that began in October.  

Eastbound west Venice Avenue is open to traffic as well as Nassau Street and Nokomis Avenue, West Venice Avenue, and Miami Avenue. All sidewalks on those streets are open for access to restaurants and shops. Visitors should use Tampa Avenue or Nassau Street to access those restaurants and shops. Additional parking is available at places like City Hall, Hecksher Park, and across from "Our Mother's House" on Manatee Court.