Tag Archives: Morongo Basin Conservation Association

PLANNING COMMISSION DELAYS VOTE ON ALTA MIRA GATED CONDO PROJECT TO APRIL 7

From local radio station KCDZ 107.7: March 25, 2016: After a postponement last week due to a power outage, the County Planning Commission still didn’t make a decision yesterday about the controversial Alta Mira housing project. Reporter David Haldane was … Continue reading

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ALTA MIRA HEARING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, MAR 24! SAY NO TO GATED CONDOS IN JOSHUA TREE!

There was a power outage last Thursday, March 17 at the local teleconferencing center that affected the Planning Commission meeting on the abominable “Alta Mira” high-density gated condo project. The discussion on Alta Mira has been rescheduled for this Thursday, … Continue reading

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THURSDAY, MARCH 17: STAND UP AGAINST UNWELCOME “ALTA MIRA” GATED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL

“Alta Mira” is a proposal to build a 105-acre, 248-home gated community in Joshua Tree south of the 62 next to the Friendly Hills Elementary School, with individual units retailing in the $250k range. Developers say the project would be … Continue reading

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PLEASE HELP STOP BLM’S PLAN TO RADICALLY INCREASE ORV TRAFFIC IN JOSHUA TREE

Above: a wild desert tortoise walking in BLM land in North Joshua Tree. Photo by Stephanie Smith, April 29, 2015. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is proposing to radically increase the amount of land in Joshua Tree (and the … Continue reading

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Sat Oct 15 10am: CASINO in Joshua Tree proposal to be aired in community meeting by CFO of the Twentynine Palms Band of Mission Indians

We are very much against this proposal. Here’s an excerpt from a letter of comment from the Morongo Basin Conservation Association on the subject… Many of you remember back in 2008 when developer Steven Katz tried to defend his plan … Continue reading

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