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High Rises in West Highland? Residents Say No

There seems to be a consistent theme among Counties, Municipalities, and high-density developers: Just keep “educating” the people on what they really need and want, as obviously the problem in pushing through unwanted projects resides not in the greed of the developer nor the inappropriateness of the project, but rather the ignorance of the people. If people were

 
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Citizens Stand Up Against RTD Paving Wetlands

 It started with just one citizen.  One citizen who refused to ignore the situation.  From that one person, a citizens group came together that successfully prevented RTD from destroying a neighborhood park and wetland area.  Englewood City Council nixes parking expansion option Share Posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 9:00 am Englewood City Council nixes parking

 
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Crestview Water & Sanitation Short on Funds, Approve Bonuses

[facebook] [/facebook] Twas the year of taking and giving…   taking from those that are struggling to get by in order to give to those who need it more.  While most Adams County residents are tightening their belts just to get by, our local government officials are being awarded bonuses for being over budget.  Crestview Water and

 
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Smart Growth & TOD’s : Not meeting Expectations

Smart Growth / TOD / High Density developments do not appear to be having the impact predicted.  In many instances, these developments appear to have harmed property owners and failed to achieve the glorious predictions made about their economic viability and long-term sustainability.  The high vacancy rates in southeast Arvada’s urban renewal district, as well as the City of Portland’s struggles

 
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Your Tax Dollars at work with RTD

[facebook][/facebook]  RTD talking points detail how to organize against property owners April 23, 2009 By Face The State Face the State Staff Report  A 2008 presentation by a top Regional Transportation District official is spurring questions about the transit authority’s use of taxpayer dollars to teach other agencies how to effectively prevail against property owners

 
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