Articles by Marc Garman


Questions and Answers from Candidates Courtesy of the Solution Revolution

My friends over at the Vallejo Solution Revolution, a new group interested in politics and community in Vallejo asked me to post questions they submitted to City Council and School Board Candidates and their replies. Been ages since I’ve made a post, but here’s a little something.  Ed.     Mayoral Candidates https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=318734941829287&id=318599798509468 Pendergast’s separate…

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The News Today — Confessions of A Macroneurotic

By Carol Pearlman May 14, 2016 Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. ― Rumi HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHaHaHa — Carol WAITING FOR A PARK Still waiting for fiber optics? You can relax now. Your very own Macroneurotic is launching a new business — venture capitalists please take note….

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CEMENT PLANT WILL MOSTLY IMPACT VALLEJO’S POOR SAYS ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE REPORT

An Environmental Justice Analysis prepared by Land Economics Consultants, LLC for DUDEK, the consultants hired by The City of Vallejo for the environmental impact report on the ORCEM cement plant and industrial port proposed for South Vallejo has just been released. The report indicates that, “significant and unavoidable” cumulative environmental impacts would result should the…

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VMT/ORCEM PROJECT INCONSISTENT WITH BAY PLAN says BCDC

4/5/16 —  In a just released letter dated March 25, the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission has laid out  strong opposition to phase one of the Vallejo Marine Terminal Project: The Orcem Cement Plant. The BCDC letter makes it clear that the agency will stand as a roadblock to the project as it is currently…

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Moving the ball forward! — WITH HIGH SPEED FIBER OPTICS

By Chris Platzer The City Council identified a City high-speed fiber optic network as a priority in March 2014. City staff began to explore possible strategies to leverage and/or expand Vallejo’s existing fiber traffic signal network, including engaging an advisory board of community stakeholders. As a member of that advisory board I am happy to…

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CONFESSIONS OF A MACRONEUROTIC

By Carol Pearlman February 2, 2016 Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. ― Rumi HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHa HaHaHaHaHaHaHaHa — Carol PLAN GENERAL THE To those who warned me not to trust the Mayor I say this: throughout all the time we worked together on what I’d come to…

CITY USES STRONGARM TACTIC TO SILENCE CITIZEN WEBSITE

Editor’s Note: The below article was published by Jeff Carlson co-founder and writer on the website voicesofvallejo.com — As a result of actions taken by the Vallejo City Attorney in communications with the site’s provider Voices of Vallejo has been shut down at this time. Documents described in connection with the article were apparently originally given…

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