by Kahuna » Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:01 am
by simonov » Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:17 pm
by obsidian » Tue Jul 03, 2012 8:36 pm
by asmrz » Tue Jul 03, 2012 8:48 pm
by Alpinist » Wed Jul 04, 2012 11:21 am
simonov wrote:Sounds a little like what happened to Half Moon Bay.
I was deeply involved in local city politics about ten years ago. City councils are often out of control due to voter apathy (more interested in voting for President than the local council whose decisions actually affect them more). On the other hand, it's also relatively easy for a dedicated individual or group to lobby city governments and effect change. Been there, done that.
by lcarreau » Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:57 pm
asmrz wrote:Mammoth Lakes, yet another small California town that forgot its roots and history. The LA suburbia's poisonous influence, the mindless desire for more development ...
by Kahuna » Wed Jul 04, 2012 2:23 pm
by phydeux » Wed Jul 04, 2012 2:49 pm
by Kahuna » Wed Jul 04, 2012 3:24 pm
phydeux wrote: Personally, I couldn't see how they could squeeze a larger airport into that valley-type area next to Hwy 395 so larger commercial planes could take off and land there (talk was of 757s, but even Embraer or Bombardier 'regional-size' jets would have been tricky to get in and out).
by Kahuna » Wed Jul 04, 2012 3:51 pm
by Fletch » Wed Jul 04, 2012 5:06 pm
by asmrz » Wed Jul 04, 2012 10:53 pm
by Kahuna » Wed Jul 04, 2012 11:55 pm
by asmrz » Thu Jul 05, 2012 12:27 am
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