Gang Green Signals Their Hostility to Your Way of Life With NYT Op-Ed

A guest opinion editorial published last week in The New York Times made some startling assertions. The authors, Scott Wiener (a California legislator) and Daniel Kammen (a Berkeley professor), attempt to make the case that denser public housing and transportation would reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Both authors also state that low-density, single-family-home zoning is effectively… Read More Gang Green Signals Their Hostility to Your Way of Life With NYT Op-Ed

Obama Center in Chicago Could Come To a Screeching Halt

A federal judge in Chicago allowed a lawsuit to proceed against former President Barack Obama’s $500 million Presidential Center today. Three environmentalists with the group Protect Our Parks and other opponents are involved in litigation to prevent the construction. According to the Washington Examiner, the plaintiffs assert in their lawsuit that the city of Jackson… Read More Obama Center in Chicago Could Come To a Screeching Halt

Environmentalists Sue to Block Minneapolis Housing Project

Two environmentalist groups have filed a lawsuit in Hennepin County District Court seeking to stop a proposed plan by Minneapolis to allow for more housing construction. The proposal pitched as Minneapolis 2040 Comprehensive Plan, according to Courthouse News Service, would rezone some areas of the city to allow for more housing construction while relaxing environmental… Read More Environmentalists Sue to Block Minneapolis Housing Project

IL. Environmentalists Seek To Obstruct Obama Presidential Center

Three Illinois environmentalists with the group Protect Our Parks are engaged in litigation to prevent the construction of President Barack Obama’s Presidential Center. According to the Chicago Tribune, the three assert in their lawsuit that the city of Jackson Park and Park District lack the legal ability to make the public parkland available for the… Read More IL. Environmentalists Seek To Obstruct Obama Presidential Center

New York City Politicos Will Use Green Roof Mandates to Screw City Residents

Legislation will be introduced today by two members of the New York City Council that will mandate green roofs, solar panels or wind turbines to be installed on new buildings constructed within city limits and commercial edifices undergoing major exterior renovations. According to The New York Times, one council member named Stephen Levin of Brooklyn… Read More New York City Politicos Will Use Green Roof Mandates to Screw City Residents