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#FergusonFire – GoFundMe for Braden Varney Family

 

 


The Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County began on Friday evening around 8:30pm and has consumed over 4000 9000 acres as of this writing. Sadly, a young firefighter lost his life while battling the blaze on Saturday morning. Braden Varney leaves behind his wife and 2 young children, and a huge community, all mourning this huge loss.

A Bereavement Fund for Braden’s family has been set up at GoFundMe. If you’d like to contribute, please go to https://www.gofundme.com/bereavement-funds-for-braden-varney to donate.

 

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Mariposa Biomass Project Appeal Hearing Continues


An appeal was filed with the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors to rescind the Conditional Use Permit for the Mariposa Biomass Project. The Board began hearing the concerns of the Appellants at the July 10th meeting and had to adjourn before a decision was made. The continuation of the appeal hearing will continue on Tuesday, July 17, at about 11:00am.

From the Board’s Agenda for July 17, 2018:

 

Note that this project has gone through requisite State and County environmental review and public hearings prior to receiving the Conditional Use Permit from the Mariposa County Planning Commission on February 23, 2018.

The official Mariposa County website for the Mariposa Biomass Project is at https://www.mariposacounty.org/index.aspx?NID=1729. If you have any questions about the project itself or the environmental review process it went through, you… Continue reading

Mariposa Biomass Project

An appeal has been filed with the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors to rescind the Conditional Use Permit for the Mariposa Biomass Project. The Board of Supervisors will consider the appeal on Tuesday, July 10, in the afternoon about 2:00pm.

From the Board’s Agenda for July 10, 2018:

 

Note that this project has gone through requisite State and County environmental review and public hearings prior to receiving the Conditional Use Permit from the Mariposa County Planning Commission on February 23, 2018.

The official Mariposa County website for the Mariposa Biomass Project is at https://www.mariposacounty.org/index.aspx?NID=1729. If you have any questions about the project itself or the environmental review process it went through, you can find answers there.

We hope to see you there on Tuesday!

 

 

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