Category Archives: blight

[ALTA MIRA] TUES SEPT 27 10AM: SHOW UP TO FIGHT 105-ACRE, 248-UNIT GATED CONDO PROJECT IN JOSHUA TREE

1. First, some background on where we are now, from the Morongo Basin Conservation Association: This is a summary of what happened during the Altamira Housing Project agenda Item at the San Bernardino County Supervisors Meeting of September 13, 2016. … Continue reading

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JTDBA OFFICIALLY PETITIONS CA. STATE SUPREME COURT TO STOP DOLLAR GENERAL

The State Supreme Court will decide sometime in the next 60 days whether it will accept the case. From the Hi-Desert Star… DOLLAR GENERAL FIGHT NOT OVER IN JOSHUA TREE Friday, August 26, 2016 6:47 pm By Leah Sanson, Hi-Desert … Continue reading

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ORGANIZING TO FIGHT THE ‘ALTA MIRA’ GATED CONDO PROPOSAL

From http://jt105-alliance.freeforums.net/ ALTAMIRA (development around Friendly Hills) UPDATE: Meeting on September 1, 2016 6:30 TO 8:30pm at the Joshua Tree Community Center. The Appeal to the Board of Supervisors is on September 13. The agenda and timing is TBD. We’ve … Continue reading

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JTDBA PETITIONING STATE SUPREME COURT TO HEAR CASE AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL IN JOSHUA TREE

Big news! In mid-June, the pro-Dollar General side won an Appellate Court ruling against the Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance [JTDBA], a grassroots group of Joshua Tree residents, friends and neighbors who have been fighting Dollar General’s plan to locate … Continue reading

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SUPERVISORS TURN DOWN APPEALS, APPROVE 115-ACRE INDUSTRIAL SOLAR COMPLEX IN RURAL RESIDENTIAL JOSHUA TREE

Three parties appealed to the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors to overturn the Planning Commission’s approval to build a 115-acre industrial solar complex on the grounds of the old Roy Williams Airport on Sunfair in Joshua Tree. (The project … Continue reading

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THURS JULY 28 630PM: Community meeting re Aug. 9 NextEra JT Airport Industrial Solar Farm Appeal

From Joshua Tree Community for Responsible Solar … Informational meeting and letter writing about the NextEra JT Airport Industrial Solar Farm Appeal PLEASE COME – JULY 28 – THURSDAY 6:30-8:30PM Joshua Tree Community Center 6171 Sunburst Street, Joshua Tree, CA … Continue reading

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VERY BAD NEWS: JOSHUA TREE LOSES TO DOLLAR GENERAL FORCES AT STATE COURT OF APPEAL

6/25/2016 UPDATE Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance member Celeste Doyle has posted an update on the situation on Facebook: The recent ruling is bad news. Our only option to keep this litigation alive is to file a Petition for Supreme … Continue reading

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