MIMIC THIS! When you get invited to events 3000 miles away (or 20 of them just across town), use COPY & PASTE with the really interesting events to seed your own community's plans for similar events. Why start from scratch.... Beg, borrow and mimic! More....
"Jared et al,
The problem is more structural than that, the USA has a sordid history of local and regional colonialism where the rich people, who control both the Private and Public Resources, make decisions solely to line their Capitalist pockets,…"
"For many years, we have been talking and writing about this line of demarcation between private and public. After all, don't we all have a private and public aspects to our chractacter. Is it really, any of your concern how many men that…"
Source: Concord Resolutionhttp://www.concordresolution.org/pupr.htmSTEPS FOR THE PRIVATE FINANCING OF OUR PUBLIC WORKS,THROUGH THE PRIVATE BOND MARKETBorrowing authorization article is developed by town officials (apart from a citizens’ petition), reviewed by the various committees and Selectmen, and placed on the town meeting warrant by the Selectmen.The article is brought before town meeting.Town meeting approves the article by at least…See More
I've been looking into the locallygrown.net program for a while and had checked out the Sequim site before, too! It's apparent that you like the way it's been working out for you there on the peninsula.
We here in Cotati (SF Bay Area) are considering using it and will be discussing it at a meeting Monday night. Would you be willing to share a little more info as to how it's gone? I can be reached at judithanew (AT)gmail-dot-com. Thanks!