Monthly Archives: September 2012

Not looking good anytime soon for any form of Joshua Tree self-governance

Accurate write-up from KCDZ on last night’s meeting: LAFCO MEETS IN JOSHUA TREE, MORE LOCAL CONTROL UNLIKELY About 50 Joshua Tree residents heard expert opinion on how the unincorporated village might get some hold on influencing its own destiny. What … Continue reading

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Hi-Desert Star report on MAC discussion regarding proposed Dollar General in JT

Via Hi-Desert Star: Speakers call store proposal ugly, predatory Posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2012 12:46 am By Jimmy Biggerstaff, Hi-Desert Star JOSHUA TREE — Several residents spoke in opposition to a proposed Dollar General store at the Municipal Advisory Council … Continue reading

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KCDZ report on Dollar General discussion at last week’s JT MAC mtg

Short, accurate report on last Thursday’s (Sept. 20) meeting via KCDZ-FM website (emphasis and words in brackets are ours): JOSHUA TREE MUNICIPAL ADVISORY COMMISSION HEARS PASSIONATE DOLLAR GENERAL STORE VIEWS It was not until an hour and a quarter into … Continue reading

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Thurs Sept 27 630pm: LAFCO exec to address how Joshua Tree can get more community self-determination

From the Joshua Tree Community Association website (emphasis ours): The Joshua Tree Community Association will host a roundtable with Kathleen Rollings-McDonald, Executive Officer of the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) at the Joshua Tree Community Center on Thursday, September 27th. … Continue reading

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Sept. 20 7-9pm: DOLLAR GENERAL addressed at Joshua Tree MAC

From the Joshua Tree MAC’s Facebook page: The Joshua Tree Municipal Advisory Council will be meeting in regular session next Thursday, Sept. 20th at 7pm in the Joshua Tree Community center. During the general session there will be time allotted … Continue reading

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