SCAG 2012 Regional Transportation Plan: more trucks, more freeways, more pollution, instead of electrified rail for goods movement.
Press Plugs for Glendale Pops: LA Times’ Rapt Review, Matt Catingub’s News-Press Letter
Glendale Friends of the Library members advocate parcel tax survey to assess support for library tax.
Sunroom Desk Paperweight links, excerpts from summer editorial battles over 710 Tunnel project.
San Francisco’s radiation labeling law for cell phones causes wireless convention fallout; Kucinich proposes federal labeling legislation.
Paperweight links missing quotes last week from Glendale, California’s Congressional Representative Adam Schiff, 29th District, on the Senate health care reform bill.
New worries about new media: youth use of cell phones and mobile devices which emit radiation; San Francisco considers legislation deterring children’s cell phone use.
Glendale Organized Against Cell Towers receives email from regional coalition member citing cellular providers’ rising monthly service fees to recoup business costs. Are these fees used to overcome local government resistance to neighborhood wireless installations?
Crime novel author and Glendale resident Denise Hamilton delves into Southern California immigrant subculture crime through fictional LA Times reporter Eve Diamond.