July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Letters

Firefighters need information on water tanks

In Mariposa County, we have two threatening issues. One being the high fire danger and the other being our water storage.  More...

Keep college classes in Mariposa

Did you know that Merced College offers night classes here in Mariposa?  The classes are located at Mariposa County High School with highly qualified, local educators teaching the classes. More...

Send homeless home

Here’s another idea in dealing with the homeless in Mariposa.  Chico, north of Sacramento, had a similar problem—the homeless took over our lovely new Civic Square in downtown Chico, and pretty much trashed it and the merchants lost More...

Supervisors divided by government versus business

I attended the afternoon meeting of the board of supervisors on Tuesday, July 14 for the special hearing concerning conditional use permits (CUP) for mining in Mariposa County.  More...

Keep the county beautiful: Don’t throw trash in the road

I would like to address an open letter to our community regarding the alarming accumulation of debris on our back country roads.  More...

County needs to support local businesses

I am writing regarding the article in the July 16, 2015 issue of the MARIPOSA GAZETTE, “County flexes sign ordinance against local business.”  To the board of supervisors: What happened to the idea of supporting local business?  More...

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