Tag Archives: City Hall

One reason I’ve been cranky lately…

The past two weeks have seen Earth Day which I missed as always, ANZAC Day from the first time Australian soldiers went to war under Australian officers (up to the Admiralty, Churchill) and got their collective arse shot off, 420 … Continue reading

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Gazette not only blocks story of local fracking protest, but assigns goon to disrupt it

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.- This past Tuesday saw the largest demonstration yet against oil and gas drilling in Colorado Springs and the ugly practice of hydraulic fracturing. Several dozen fractivists allied with Colorado Springs Citizens for Community Rights (CSCCR) and Occupy … Continue reading

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Now, here’s a surprise…

Our local District Attorney has declared the case closed that the Real Estate industry who own City Hall and the Mayor and the County Commissioners might be using the legislative and enforcement powers of City Hall and their appointed servants … Continue reading

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The Law, in its Majestic equality, forbids rich and poor from being alike

At least when it comes to Urban Camping. Seems the “no camping” ordinance didn’t apply at the mall when Greed rather than Need was the motivation to take to the tents. People started camping out early Thanksgiving day to be … Continue reading

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Transit Authority “Let them Eat Cake” meeting Oct 11

Public meeting that was scheduled for this past Monday, 27 Sep 2010, postponed until Monday after next, the 11th of October. Strong-arm Mayor Rivera and his Puppet Council are pushing to sever Front Range Express, thus ending any chance of … Continue reading

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September, Fiscal Year, No Billion Dollars falling from the sky.

Budget time cometh. Three years ago, when Real Estate started to crap all over the economy, Rivera, our mayor for those who don’t speak Coloradospringsish… said that what the city needed was for a Billion Dollars to fall from the … Continue reading

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Biggest Advertising Faux Pas

Just cruised by a TV. Tonight the diet-and-exercise show Biggest Loser… which has promotional sponsors who for one show hawk their wares, apiece, usually a food related sponsor, or Pilates, or something like that. Campbell’s Soup, SubWay, Wendy’s. Tonight… the … Continue reading

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From last Friday’s action, some pictures, some linked commentary

The linked commentary isn’t about the bus lack-of-service, it’s to fellow local activist Loren Wirbel made a short documentary film just showing a FEW of the multi-gazillionaire “defense” plants around town. You know the ones, our Magnificently Superior Business Experts … Continue reading

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Bus service with a couple of links.

When and why to picket City Hall. That from friend Ed. Then there’s this from Bruce Gagnon in Bath, Maine and he even mentions our Lights Out and school cuts and bus cuts but not everything. To mention everything takes … Continue reading

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Local stuff, Public transport

From Ed Billings Rally; Bring Back Evening and weekend Transit When; Friday, August 20, 2010 12:00 pm Where; In Front of City Hall We have had enough of the cutting of vital services while our City Government is spending out … Continue reading

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Drunken Rowdy behavior by the city’s HomeFull Population…

A downtown bar has been closed today because of continuous Substance Abuse (alchohol and tobacco being the most abused drugs there are) and criminal behavior by HomeFull Individuals. So here’s my proposal, since City Hall was so quick to pass … Continue reading

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“Ouah Nigras wuz pehfectly happy with Jim Crow…” with some added on..

“until all these heah Outside Agitators started makin’ trouble” Recurring Right Wing Theme. Everything from the Retards who passed the Homeless Persons Eradication Act at our City Hall recently, like S- Patch, erstwhile spammer and probably Cop, saying “some of … Continue reading

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If Jesus came to Colo. Springs today…

Riding on a borrowed burro… The cops would stop and frisk Him before he got past City Limits. Dobson would raise questions about a group of Homeless Men who travel from town to town making a money off charitable donations. … Continue reading

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So, what happens when the Purge of Homeless People fails?

Will we have a Surge involving City Hall bringing in Hired Guns? Mercenaries like Blackwater? Of course, any Mercenary Hit-Man Death Squad “security” Corporation who would be dumb enough to take one of Mayor Lyin’ and Lyin’ Meyers’ bouncy bouncy … Continue reading

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Big Insurance greed? COS is Sick Of It!

KRDO‘s Eric Singer called today’s health care reform rally “very one sided,” so much so, seeing it, “you might have done a double-take.” Because it wasn’t our backwater’s customary Teabag Pity Party where agitated ignorants throw their own hopes for … Continue reading

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Stop Homophobic Violence!

There is a rally 7 pm today on the steps of City Hall downtown in Colorado Springs that will be demanding that we all put an end to homophobic violence, especially that violence directed against young gay teenagers in public … Continue reading

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Something called the Green City Coalition to coagulate

I just got a notice that some inert substance is trying to come to life! Something called the Green City Coalition has sprung forward from the Sustainable Living Working Group and that it is all coming to life like Frankenstein’s … Continue reading

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