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Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Rally & Town Hall Meeting on Proposed UNM North Golf Course Development Set for 11.4.07

From Neighbors for Green Space: Big crowd needed for Rally to preserve the UNM North Golf Course and Green Space! Come show your support! Download a FLYER (pdf) and post it or pass it on.

FIrst there will be a Rally
Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 3:30 PM
UNM Law School parking lot
1117 Stanford NE, Albuquerque, adjoining the course

Followed by a TOWN HALL MEETING where UNM President Schmidly will meet with all those concerned about development of the proposed luxury retirement village on the grounds of the North campus golf course:

Town Hall Meeting
Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 4:00 PM
(this is the rescheduled time)
UNM Law School, Room 2401
Please click to RSVP
Questions? Email Sarah Koplik, President, North Campus Neighborhood Association at info@neighborsforgreenspace.com

Please write the UNM Regents, Gov. Bill Richardson, Mayor Martin Chavez and UNM President David Schmidly: click for contact information.

Neighbors for Green Space are in favor of:

  • Maintaining the North Golf Course as the largest open green space in central Albuquerque
  • Conserving trees on the North Golf Course that give beauty and protection from pollution
  • Preserving the North Golf Course as a refuge for wildlife
  • Keeping the North Golf Course as a revenue-generator for UNM
  • Utilizing the two-mile perimeter trail for walking, exercise, and maintenance of a healthy lifestyle
  • Setting aside permanently the North Golf Course and protecting it from development
  • We support the Legislature's efforts to protect this valuable community resource

Editor's Note: For more info about this issue, see our previous post.

October 31, 2007 at 03:20 PM in Education, Environment, Local Politics | Permalink


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