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Larry Horowitz

Posting Citizen Journalist • Member since Jan 16, 2008

Articles by Larry Horowitz

Self-Determination or Self-Defeat?

By Larry HorowitzOn Nov 17, 2017

“Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don’t know and I don’t care.” - Jimmy Buffett, in a moment of joyful clarity after a few margaritas. [IMPORTANT UPDATE: [...]

The Saga of Established Neighborhooods

By Larry HorowitzOn Jul 16, 2019

Are the vitality and character of established residential neighborhoods worth protecting? First, some background… The Growth Management Act (GMA) The Growth Management Act (GMA), which encompasses Chapter 36.70A of the [...]

Ami Horowitz: A Democrat Who Terrifies Other Democrats

By Larry HorowitzOn May 30, 2019

​An interesting Issues & Insights opinion piece about Democrat presidential candidate Ami Horowitz (no relation) that’s worth reading. A Democrat Who Terrifies Other Democrats Excerpt: “Ami Horowitz, a noted [...]

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Recent comments

"John, thank you for taking time to share your views.  I agree that the purpose of the GMA includes the preservation of natural resource lands (agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and [...]

Jul 17, 2019 on
The Saga of Established Neighborhooods

"I don’t believe any neighborhood is of a single mind when it comes to land use, so I really have no idea what “Edgemoor” or “South” would be open [...]

Jul 09, 2019 on
April Barker Mayor? - An Equity Assessment of the Candidate

"I believe several people have asked the COB planning department to provide information about subdivisions with covenants, but city staff has declined.  Your best bet is the county [...]

Jul 09, 2019 on
April Barker Mayor? - An Equity Assessment of the Candidate

"Diane, I don’t believe your understanding of covenants is correct.   Covenants are specific to subdivisions within a neighborhood, not to the entire neighborhood.  For example, in [...]

Jul 08, 2019 on
April Barker Mayor? - An Equity Assessment of the Candidate

"John, I have no desire to fight with well-meaning people, but Michael is attempting to defend the indefensible using revisionary tactics.  His claim that April “instituted the ownership [...]

Jul 08, 2019 on
April Barker Mayor? - An Equity Assessment of the Candidate