Category Archives: Dollar General

What’s happening here is foolish and heartbreaking

What the San Bernardino County government is doing to Joshua Tree is a disgrace — foolishly marring what should be the County’s crown jewel. The National Park’s attendance has soared in the last two years, and our area’s profile continues … Continue reading

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BAD NEWS: CA. SUPREME COURT DECLINES TO HEAR JOSHUA TREE’S CASE AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL

David Fick of the Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance posted on Facebook: Late today, Friday October 14th, the JT BA has been notified by our legal representation that the State Supreme Court has Denied our Petition for Review of the … Continue reading

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BAD NEWS FOR JOSHUA TREE

Via Defend Joshua Tree website… VERY BAD NEWS: JOSHUA TREE LOSES TO DOLLAR GENERAL FORCES AT STATE COURT OF APPEAL Last week the 4th Appellate District Division 2 State Court of Appeal reversed Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance’s 2014 victory … Continue reading

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BATTLE AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL – UPDATE

We’re headed into 2016, over four years since this battle begun, and we’re still winning. Here’s the latest from local radio station 107.7: BATTLE LINES UNCLEAR IN JOSHUA TREE DOLLAR GENERAL DISPUTE November 17th, 2015 The effort to stop the … Continue reading

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BUY A T-SHIRT, ALL PROCEEDS GO TO KEEP DOLLAR GENERAL OUT OF JOSHUA TREE

All proceeds from the next 50 sales of this Men’s Large DEFEND JOSHUA TREE T-shirt go to the continuing effort to keep Dollar General out of beautiful Joshua Tree! Help courageous Joshua Tree residents pay the legal fees in this … Continue reading

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JOSHUA TREE’S BATTLE AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL COVERED IN MAJOR DESERT SUN FEATURE

Extremely well-reported piece (and two-minute film!) by Brett Kelman in the Desert Sun [Palm Springs] on our battle against Dollar General in Joshua Tree, now entering its fourth year… In Joshua Tree, Dollar General still unwelcome by Brett Kelman The … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON DOLLAR GENERAL BATTLE / COMMUNITY MTG THURS DEC. 18 7PM

The Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance has given a public update on our three-year battle to keep Dollar General out of Joshua Tree, and has announced a community meeting to discuss how to keep on winning against these creeps. From … Continue reading

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JOSHUA TREE WINS MAJOR COURT VICTORY AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL CREEPS

This ruling means that if they still want to put a Dollar General in here in Joshua Tree the developer will have to start the permit process pretty much all over again, only this time they will be required to … Continue reading

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TWO NEWS REPORTS ON THIS WEEK’S VICTORY IN COURT AGAINST THE DOLLAR GENERAL PROJECT IN JOSHUA TREE

There have been two news reports on this week’s stunning court ruling in favor of the Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance: one from the San Bernardino Sun, the other from the Hi-Desert Star. Read both at Defend Joshua Tree.

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WE ARE HEARING THERE’S A RULING AND IT’S A VICTORY FOR JOSHUA TREE AND LOSS FOR DOLLAR GENERAL

We are hearing from two sources that Judge Donald Alvarez has sided with Joshua Tree in the JTDBA’s lawsuit and has sent Dollar General’s building permit back to the County to be re-done, with an (costly) Environmental Impact Report now … Continue reading

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