Monthly Archives: April 2013

Margaret Thatcher

With the death of Margaret Thatcher and the loss of her singular voice around environmentalism, it is rewarding to remember her ideas, which this article from PERC does. An excerpt. “Viewing Margaret Thatcher’s poignant eulogy to President Reagan last June … Continue reading

Posted in Environmentalism, Politics

Property Rights for All

This article from the Property & Environment Research Center addresses that. An excerpt. “On April 29, the Montana Supreme Court will convene at Montana State University to hear the case of Public Lands Access Association, Inc. v. The Board of County … Continue reading

Posted in Environmentalism

Helping Parks

An excellent editorial from the Sacramento Bee extolling the many public/private models (efforts we support wholeheartedly) that can work to help community parks. An excerpt. “Vibrant cities count on vibrant parks to enhance the fabric of their quality of life. “But … Continue reading

Posted in ARPPS, Nonprofit Management, Parks

Water Resources & Trust

They are connected and this article from the Sacramento Bee explains why. An excerpt. “A recent conversation made me realize that something critical was missing from the efforts to “fix” the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. “The Bay Delta Conservation Plan proponents … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Water

Suburban Cities as New Trend?

Of course they are, though you wouldn’t know it if you listen to the projections from the cultural heights. Suburban type cities, spread out, car friendly, where single family homes predominate, are clearly where most people are migrating to, as … Continue reading

Posted in demographics

Farm to Fork & the River

A wonderful article from SacTown Magazine noting the great connection that can be made, and it was a connection we also made, in a differant way, in an article  posted to the Sacramento Press last year, An excerpt from the SacTown article. “The … Continue reading

Posted in ARPPS, Environmentalism, River Development

ARPPS Letter Published

In the Sacramento Bee last Thursday. Rejuvenating downtown would help the River Parkway Published Thursday, Apr. 04, 2013 Re “Keeping Kings in Sacramento is in the best interest of NBA” (Editorial, April 3): The editorial saying that keeping the Kings … Continue reading

Posted in ARPPS, Economy, Parks, Public Safety, River Development