Boisterous audience slams One Bay Area Plan

A wildly incensed audience on Monday night (April 22) vigorously protested plans to have regional bureaucracies determine land use and transportation plans for Bay Area cities. Over 300 people appeared at the Marriott Hotel in Walnut Creek to make statements about plans to force local governments to establish high-rise, high-density housing in Bay Area cities.

ABAG, MTC chuckle as they plot to restrict public access to December 12 hearing

It’s enormously instructive to listen to the audio file of MTC and ABAG’s boards at their 9-minute meeting Friday(11/9/2012) morning. Their words are saturated with their views about their plans to restructure every aspect of your life—plans you don’t know about—and with their views about you. See summary of transcript below.

California Assembly hearing on Ranked Choice Voting, Aug 23

Steve Chessin, of Californians for Election Reform (CfER), reports that the California Assembly Elections and Redistricting Committee has scheduled an oversight hearing on the Implementation of Ranked Choice Voting in California for Tuesday, August 23, 2011, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in Room 444 of the State Capitol. Chessin, and others, will testify on behalf of […]