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Hi-Desert Star: “SOLAR PROJECT AT JOSHUA TREE AIRPORT PUT ON HOLD”

GOOD NEWS! From local newspaper the Hi-Desert Star: Solar project at Joshua Tree airport put on hold Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017 4:23 pm By Leah Sanson, Hi-Desert Star JOSHUA TREE — The NextEra corporation is stopping, at least for … 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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[JT SOLAR COMPLEX] APPEAL HEARING CONTINUED TO AUG. 16

Yesterday the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors held a hearing regarding three appeals against the Planning Commission’s approval of NextEra’s proposal to build a 115-acre industrial solar complex on the old Roy Williams Airport facility on Sunfair in Joshua … Continue reading

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[URGENT] HOW TO WRITE A LETTER OF OPPOSITION TO “NEXTERA” INDUSTRIAL SOLAR FARM AT THE OLD ROY WILLIAMS AIRPORT ON SUNFAIR

From Solar Joshua Tree… The appeal date of August 9 is approaching fast, and we are asking members and friends of the community to write a letter of opposition to the NextEra solar project in Joshua Tree. We need to … Continue reading

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UPDATES COMING ON INDUSTRIAL SOLAR FIELD AND ALTA MIRA PROJECT APPEALS

Item “I” on this coming Monday’s (May 9) Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council meeting: Local citizens have filed appeals challenging two recent San Bernardino Planning Commission project approvals in Joshua Tree. The Alta Mira project calls for 248 houses on … Continue reading

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STOP INDUSTRIAL SOLAR SPRAWL IN JOSHUA TREE WILDLIFE CORRIDOR JUST OUTSIDE OF NATIONAL PARK

This is a fundraiser to appeal the Planning Commission’s recent misguided approval of a proposed 115-acre industrial solar farm on Sunfair. We are appealing the decision to the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors, where we have a much better … Continue reading

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COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION OKAYS INDUSTRIAL SOLAR SPRAWL IN JOSHUA TREE, 4-1; DECISION WILL BE APPEALED TO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

As expected, we lost yesterday. Here’s how local radio station KCDZ 107.7 is reporting it… COUNTY APPROVES JOSHUA TREE SOLAR FARM – April 22nd, 2016 For the second time in two weeks, the county planning commission made a controversial decision … Continue reading

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