The C.A.V.E. People Chronicles: Volume One

Marijuana, Misinformation and Misguidance “If you build it, they will come!” By THEY, I mean NIMBYs (Not in My Back Yard) and CAVE People (Citizens Against Virtually Everything). Where there is development, you will find people who want to stop it for reasons ranging from reasonable to delusional. In this series we’ll take a look […]

Opportunities and Threats of Virtual Public Hearings

This societal crisis, unlike any we have seen in our lifetimes, has presented a myriad of challenges.     Arguably one of the hardest challenges to grapple with has been social distancing and orders prohibiting large gatherings.   But we’re adapting.  Online classes…  Livestreamed concerts…  Virtual bachelor/bachelorette parties…   Public Hearings…?   A public hearing by definition is “a formal meeting for receiving testimony from the public at large on a local issue, or proposed government action.” The current situation […]