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Business model shortens Arlington lives

UPDATE here is part two of the WFAA coverage by Brett Shipp….http://www.wfaa.com/mb/news/local/investigates/lessons-for-arlington-in-miami-roofed-stadium-financial-flop/254003428# I commented, “I have an idea – get Chesapeake to help the Rangers pay for OUR half…they owe us big time in property devaluations at these drill sites … Continue reading

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Perryman Group backtracks their Drilling Jobs Numbers admits TX growing jobs before energy surge

Yesterday I blogged about how The Arlington Chamber of Commerce failed to convince council not to adopt a per well fee to support our emergency response teams ability to respond to gas well incidents in our neighborhoods. They quoted a … Continue reading

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First Letter 2 Arlington Mayor Williams = PA Gov Letter 2 Chamber on Sustainability

“Creating billions $ fossil fuel subsidies = neglecting sensible long-term solar/wind investments ~ a choice w/consequences 4 our children..” was the gist of my first communication attempt with our new Arlington TX mayor. It was welcomed delight to get our old … Continue reading

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Don Jakeway – Arlington Deputy City Mgr IS RETIRED…why?

Deputy City Manager Don Jakeway, who oversees Economic Development and Capital Investment, (CITY PR PERSON) has my email address on his BAN list…..update…because he is retired…he was just hired not even two years ago…why did he retire? I asked why Julie … Continue reading

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Benzene in the Arlington Gasland TX 4th July airshed

This year Arlington’s 4th of July parade theme focused on “history”… and yep there were some vintage cars and a vintage firetruck stanking up the airshed spewing it’s benzene… I do believe this car belongs to smokey Councilman Charlie Parker… I … Continue reading

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CPRIT investigation retaliation? as Perry indictment details unfold

UPDATE  8/19/14>>>>http://www.burntorangereport.com/diary/15592/playing-politics-only-da-rick-perry-called-on-to-resign-after-a-dwi-was-the-one-investigating-him?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=facebook Gov Perry was being CPRIT investigated by the Office of Integrity where he withheld funding because the lead of that dept would not resign because of her DWI…but it turns out other DA’s (Republicans) had DUI’s and were not … Continue reading

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