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Is Alberta Development Planning Another Assault on Prairie Dogs?

We in Deep Green Resistance have received reports from the Prairie Dog Liberation Front of Castle Rock that Alberta Development, perpetrators of the Promenade Mall in Castle Rock, are planning the next phase of their extermination of the giant prairie dog colony on the site of the construction. Previously, Alberta resorted to simply ignoring the … Continue reading Is Alberta Development Planning Another Assault on Prairie Dogs?

Activists Continue the Fight for the Castle Rock Prairie Dogs

Peter Cudlip and Alberta Development, along with the Town Council in their pockets, wish the activists would go away. That’s not happening, as the following story from the Castle Rock News-Press details. Activists continue fight for prairie dogs Group explores options to protect wildlife from future development As protesters stood at Founders Parkway and Factory … Continue reading Activists Continue the Fight for the Castle Rock Prairie Dogs

Castle Rock Town Council Ignore Citizens, Approve Destructive Mall Continuation

Another day, another assault on democratic governance and the Colorado ecosystem by the Castle Rock Town Council. Following up the February 17 2015 meeting, last night the Council OKed the continued development of the invasive and destructive “mega-mall”. Fox 21 Denver reported on the meeting: http://kdvr.com/2015/03/03/castle-rock-approves-mega-mall-after-heated-hearing-over-prairie-dogs/ As with the last session, many activists and lovers of … Continue reading Castle Rock Town Council Ignore Citizens, Approve Destructive Mall Continuation

Castle Rock Newspaper Articles Reveal Mayor Donahue’s “Logic”

What’s wrong with this picture? It didn’t take much research to uncover the disingenuousness of Mayor Donahue’s comments at the February 17 Castle Rock Town Council Meeting. At that gathering, Donahue summarily dismissed nearly 25 testimonials (1½ hours of public comment, i.e.) opposed to the construction of the Promenade Mall, muttering comments about ‘jobs’ and … Continue reading Castle Rock Newspaper Articles Reveal Mayor Donahue’s “Logic”

Activists Continue Fight Against Promenade Mall in Castle Rock

Land developers have reared their ugly heads recently in Castle Rock, Colorado, where they have begun constructions on a 900,00-square-foot abomination called the Promenade Mall. Unfortunately for the local ecosystem, this construction will wipe out the thousands of prairie dogs who live where the mall is being constructed, and will irreparably harm scores of other … Continue reading Activists Continue Fight Against Promenade Mall in Castle Rock

Activists fight to protect prairie dog colony threatened by mall development

By Ashley Michels / Fox 31 Denver Castle Rock will soon be home to one of the biggest malls in the country, but a local group is trying to push the project back to save the prairie dogs that live there. The Castle Rock Promenade is scheduled to open by the end of 2015 near … Continue reading Activists fight to protect prairie dog colony threatened by mall development

Campaign to Save the Castle Rock Prairie Dogs led by Deep Green Resistance Colorado

CASTLE ROCK, COLORADO — A campaign to save a colony of thousands of Prairie Dogs threatened by the development of a mall on Colorado’s Front Range, south of Denver, is being led by Deep Green Resistance Colorado. VIDEO: DGR Colorado member destroys Prairie Dog traps The planned mall, to be built by Alberta Development Corporation, … Continue reading Campaign to Save the Castle Rock Prairie Dogs led by Deep Green Resistance Colorado

Castle Rock Wildlife Advocates Not Going Away

Despite a staged vote by the Castle Rock Town Council (following a sham ‘appeal’ process) to allow the Promenade Mall ecocide project to continue, lovers of life and the planet continue their efforts to save as many prairie dogs as possible. And their efforts continue to draw media attention. http://denver.cbslocal.com/2015/02/19/wildlife-advocates-want-to-protect-prairie-dogs-in-path-of-new-development/ Sadly, Mr. Cudlip had no … Continue reading Castle Rock Wildlife Advocates Not Going Away

Castle Rock Council Sell Out Wildlife, Teach Valuable Lesson in “Governance”

Deep Green Resistance would like to thank the Castle Rock Town Council for reminding us activists why we can’t let up, ever, in our efforts to save the planet. (Hint: It’s mainly because the so-called ‘stewards’ of the community sure as shit aren’t going to do it.) Last night, at the Town Meeting, the Council … Continue reading Castle Rock Council Sell Out Wildlife, Teach Valuable Lesson in “Governance”

An Open Letter to the Castle Rock Town Council

Editor’s Note: The following is an adaptation of a letter written by a member of Deep Green Resistance and of Wildlands Defense. As a member of Deep Green Resistance and a Colorado resident myself, I reprint the letter here in the hope it can spark interest on the part of other residents and lovers of … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Castle Rock Town Council