Is the obsession to build massive unaffordable and unlivable metroplexes in Texas becoming intolerable to you?
This is uniting rural and urban Texans who are catching the drift: ever rising taxes and fees, homelessness, concentrated poverty, increased public safety risks, and harm to critically important land and water resources.
Fact: San Antonio just won another dubious award -- the highest poverty rate of the nation's top 25 cities, surpassing Detroit!
Fact: Austin continues in its quest to densify so quickly, even more displacement of current residents is on the way.
Here's what you can actually DO about this, other than whine!
Tell your friends, democracy is not a spectator sport. In our book, whining IS allowed for all PARTICIPANTS.
Share this from LIV on Facebook, won't you?
Independently yours, Texas!
*LIV is not affiliated with the non-profit Community Not Commodity. We just like their petition.
PS If you get this in time, some of us will be at tomorrow's SAWS Board Meeting, 9 am. Join us or watch it on the stream at: https://apps.saws.org/video/live.cfm