One Bay Area

FA Note: Grab your favorite cup of ______ and lis­ten to a very infor­ma­tive dis­cus­sion of One Bay Area. One Bay Area is America’s most exten­sive and expen­sive appli­ca­tion of Agenda 21. Michael Shaw dis­cusses the One Bay Area Plan, ABAG, ICLEI, and COGs with host, KSCO Santa Cruz sta­tion owner, Michael Zwer­ling and var­i­ous callers.   […]

Update on the Lawsuit to Stop the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) from Taking Away Local Control

Judge Grillo’s ten­ta­tive rul­ing is against local auton­omy, how­ever, the Judge is in pos­ses­sion of the infor­ma­tion he requested at the hear­ing and has not yet made a final rul­ing. Antic­i­pa­tion builds as to what the Supe­rior Court will do…

Seven Reasons Why Plan Bay Area is Illegal & Bad Policy for California

Timothy V. Kassouni

Plan Bay Area is a mon­u­men­tal land use doc­u­ment pre­pared by the Met­ro­pol­i­tan Trans­porta­tion Com­mis­sion (MTC), and the Asso­ci­a­tion of Bay Area Gov­ern­ments (ABAG), for the osten­si­ble pur­pose of reduc­ing green­house gas emis­sions by 15 per­cent by the year 2035, as required by for­mer Gov­er­nor Schwarzenegger’s Sen­ate Bill 375. Kas­souni Law is cur­rently lit­i­gat­ing the legal­ity of […]

RI Regional Plan Strips Property Rights

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With an area of 1212 square miles, Rhode Island is the small­est of the fifty states, but is about to take one of the biggest leaps in the nation.  The RI Divi­sion of Plan­ning is advanc­ing a HUD sup­ported sus­tain­able devel­op­ment plan that cre­ates a sin­gle region out of every county, city and com­mu­nity in […]

Opt Out of the Countywide Vision Plan & Common Core

iAgenda 21

FA Note: iAgenda21 is an affil­i­ate of the Amer­i­can Coali­tion for Sus­tain­able Com­mu­ni­ties (ACSC) — “Sus­tain­ing rep­re­sen­ta­tive gov­ern­ment.” Theirs is the type action that needs to be under­taken in every county in the coun­try! New Report exposes col­lec­tivist reg­u­la­tion, insti­tuted at tax­payer expense, in San Bernardino County, Cal­i­for­nia. The report is authored by the Amer­i­can Coali­tion for […]

Cells of Insurrection

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In what kind of twisted world would Oath Keep­ers – Oath Keep­ers to the Con­sti­tu­tion of the United States, be con­sid­ered domes­tic ter­ror­ists? That’s the ques­tion that was asked last week in an inter­view with Stew­art Rhodes, Founder and Pres­i­dent of Oath Keep­ers. After lis­ten­ing to the inter­view, I thought I should check to see […]