If you try, sometimes you get what you need

When the Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 (Thornton dissenting) in favor of Mountain Springs’ proposed reduced unit alternative, a number of people said, “Well, we didn’t get everything that we wanted, but neither did they.”┬áThat perspective focuses on what was lost and ignores that most folks did in fact get what they needed to agree […]

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Mountain Springs ag mitigation opportunities?

For a long time I’ve listened to folks go back and forth on the proposed Mountain Springs project – it’s either the worst thing to hit the county or the greatest. Like it or not, Mountain Springs has become a full-blown symbol for various interests wrestling for control of Tuolumne County’s future and perhaps its […]

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