Guest opinion: Foreign speculator proposes to break the urban limit line in the Tassajara Valley ***MAP*** | August 7, 2009 | Danville Express | DanvilleSanRamon.com |


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Perspective - August 7, 2009

Guest opinion: Foreign speculator proposes to break the urban limit line in the Tassajara Valley ***MAP***

by Seth Adams, Director of Land Programs, Save Mount Diablo

The Weekly's recent "New Farm" article about proposed development in the Tassajara Valley came off as a Tom Koch puff piece. The proposal is to develop 771 acres - more than a square mile - in the Tassajara Valley into 186 units, mostly mansions, under the guise of expanding agriculture. The vineyards and olives that would be planted are really just an attempt to act as though this urban project would be agricultural.

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