Monthly Archives: June 2015

Transfer of Development Rights in the Comp Plan Update

Jon Quitslund I’ve composed this post in order to organize my thoughts on a topic that will be discussed in the next Planning Commission meeting – tomorrow night.  So this is not the usual after-the-fact report, or a long-range forecast, … Continue reading

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Lines for the Summer Solstice, 2015

Jon Quitslund Lines for the Summer Solstice, 2015 The sun stands still, Our heads are spinning; We’re in the middle of a long emergency. O father sun, enlighten us. The human heart is a dark place, The human world, the … Continue reading

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The Update: What’s Happening in June

Jon Quitslund This will be a sketchy account, as brisk as I can make it, of activities related to the update process this month.  It will be a mix of information and opinion, meant to be useful to citizens who … Continue reading

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