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Woodside council to slam Cargill project

Original post made on Jan 18, 2011

Having kept its powder dry since April, the Woodside Town Council is now ready to use it. At its Jan. 11 meeting, the council asked staff to prepare a strongly worded statement expressing opposition to the so-called Cargill project in Redwood City.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 11:09 AM

Comments

Posted by Judi Kiel, a resident of Woodside: Mountain Home Road
on Jan 18, 2011 at 10:55 pm

Thank you Woodside Council for taking a stand against the salt flat development!!! Turning our baylands into a housing development would be a terrible tragedy! Thank you also for supporting the restoration of our bay lands.


Posted by Thanks from Atherton, a resident of Atherton: other
on Jan 18, 2011 at 11:17 pm

Good Going Woodside
and to your neighbor Portola as well
We need your support down here in the flats on this dumb quagmire


Posted by Another Grateful RWC Voice, a resident of another community
on Jan 19, 2011 at 4:23 pm

Thank you, thank you. Let's keep up the pressure. I could weep to think of the countless city dollars going into "study meetings", community outreach, legal proceedings - all for an ill-considered, environmentally senseless plan to make rich developers and corporations even richer. All dollars we badly need elsewhere.

Smarten up, Redwood City! Or at least act with integrity about your true motivations, as Rosanne Foust, on some level, was forced to do.

Way to go, Woodside.


Posted by Maggie, a resident of Woodside: Skywood/Skylonda
on Jan 23, 2011 at 4:47 pm

Thank you for the ongoing coverage of this issue. It should be noted, however, that Ken Broome was not representing the South Skyline Association in his comments regarding Cargill, high speed rail, etc. From the article it appears he may have been representing South Skyline Association (SSA); not only is he not, but these issues are completely outside of the SSA mission & purpose.