News & Public Affairs12/26/07 SeÃ¡n Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
For more than three years, environmentalists in northern Pinellas County have been fighting against construction of a Wal-Mart on the banks of the Anclote River. Next month the Board of Adjustments in Tarpon Springs will consider the issue. This morning, WMNF spoke with Andy Ennis, the Treasurer for the Concerned Citizens and Friends of the Anclote River.
There will be a public Board of Adjustments meeting on January 16th at the Tarpon Springs City Hall.
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12/20/07 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday) Listen to this entire show:
An environmental activist in Pinellas County might have "rediscovered" the legendary St. Petersburg Fountain of Youth-- right in the vicinity of the proposed "dredge and fill" site on the bay where the Rays' baseball team wants to build a new stadium.
Our guest, Lorraine Margeson, had this to say:
"I've come to discover that there are not only possible environmental impediments to the proposed Rays Waterfront Stadium Plan ... but historic preservation concerns as well. Today I assemble...Be the first to comment
12/14/07 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday Listen to this entire show:
Last night WMNF reported on a possible ballot measure that would ask that no public monies be allocated in the creation of the proposed downtown waterfront ballpark in St. Petersburg.
There are numerous questions about the proposed stadium, including environmental concerns, specifically about the part of the plan that calls for using dirt to fill in about a half-acre in Tampa Bay, in part to reroute Bayshore Drive around the stadium.
Environmentalists say the plan could threaten severa...Be the first to comment