2011 June - El Paso News Organization

Monthly Archive: June 2011

The El Paso News Organization is changing 3

The El Paso News Organization is changing

Those that have known me for any period of time know that my belief is that information empowers everyone. Unfiltered information, however unpalatable it might be, is the nexus to prosperity as it shines...

Smart Growth and public nuisance; Part II 0

Smart Growth and public nuisance; Part II

Smart Growth wrapped around a colorful vocabulary of nostalgic living is nothing more than concentrating people into smaller areas. It is building vertically. As smart as Smart Growth may sound, the reality is that...

Commentary: The Fallacy of Smart Growth, Part 1 0

Commentary: The Fallacy of Smart Growth, Part 1

Much community discussion about Smart Growth has been ongoing in the community recently. Absent from the discussion is sustainability. San Francisco can be characterized as a city employing the principals of smart growth. It...

Delegate versus Representative 0

Delegate versus Representative

There are two schools of thought when it comes to American Democracy, one is that representatives, whether city, county or national; are elected as “delegates” to represent the constituency or as “trustees” to speak...