Note that these dates are tentative. Other committees and Common Council will also consider any affordable housing fund award that is proposed for the Salvation Army project; those dates are TBD. The Tenney Lapham Neighborhood Association steering committee has not completed their evaluation of the proposal, nor has TLNA Council voted on any measure of support or opposition, but the Salvation Army has recently reached out to TLNA to schedule a steering committee meeting.
In just a few short weeks during the Christmas season area residents and citizens all over the city have come together to voice their support for the upgrading of Dease Pool. They want to see this 106 year old Pool rebuilt to meet today standards. This would include showers and hot water in the changerooms..
The bigotry runs deep. One Arab tribal leader spends 15 minutes regaling us with racist jokes about black men, including Barack Obama. Another of them, Hassan Raqiq, spokesman for Sabha Inter Tribal Council of Elders, claims Gaddafi brought 750,000 black people from Niger, Chad and Mali into the country during the civil war, only about 150,000 of whom returned home an absurd claim in a country of just six million.
The laguna is central to the area Native American history, its abundant natural resources sustaining settlements for more than 8,000 years. Laguna is so important: it supported a village that went from Palm Drive Hospital to the apple cannery. That was a large community of people, says Foley Benson, coordinator of Native American studies at Santa Rosa Junior College.
Last month the senate backed a bill to make the age of consent 13 a threshold age considered insufficient by child protection associations. Not her real nameTrump administration’s handling of the Covid ‘even more dire than we thought’, says BidenJoe Biden rounded on his predecessor’s handling of the coronavirus epidemic, saying “it was even more dire than we thought”. In his first major interview since becoming president, Mr Biden told CBS news anchor, Norah O’Donnell, the country faced a challenge to reach herd immunity before the end of the summer.
“Forward Dane is our blueprint for a safe and gradual reopening of Dane County,” said Dane County Executive Parisi. “We, like many in our county, are eager for economic stability in our community. We also know that slowing the spread of COVID 19 is critical in order to keep people safe and protect our hospital systems.
The Eastmorland Area Antiracism group watched the first half of 13th on Sunday and shared some tough conversation. They will meet again next Sunday at 6:30 pm to finish watching the movie and to discuss actions that we can take locally that try and address the issues identified in the film. I mentioned this film in an earlier blog post here and would strongly recommend that everyone watches it at least once.