Monthly Archives: January 2012

GRIC member Starla Zeek responds to the AZ Republic article “Gila River tribe should vote to allow freeway on its land”

In response to the Arizona Republic’s recent article titled “Opinion: Gila River tribe should vote to allow freeway on its land”, GRIC member Starla Zeek asked us to post her comment’s she sent in response to the Republic’s “media” hit … Continue reading

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Video about South Mountain Freeway

Video from GRIC member and District 6 landowner Lori Thomas.

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Pangea Exposed!

The Pecos Landowners Association (PLA) has had longstanding ties to Pangea, but under a recent cloud of suspicion about business practices Pangea has used to get D6 landowners to sign away their lands for a 202 right of way, the … Continue reading

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Exposed! City of Phoenix Councilman Sal DiCiccio and why he wants the Loop 202

If you needed more evidence that the GRIC 202 referendum plays right into the agenda of outsiders who desperately want the freeway built, here it is. In this email below from Phoenix Councilman Sal DiCiccio, there is only concern for … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Second forum on Loop 202 tomorrow at D6 Komatke Boys and Girls Club—9am

Second forum on January 21st, 9:00am -3:00pm at the Komatke Boys and Girls Club.The forums are put on by GRIC’s Tribal Elections Program.Representatives from the on-reservation alignment, off-reservation alignment, and the NO BUILD outcome will be presenting the facts. Lunch … Continue reading

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URGENT! ADOT Citizens Transportation Oversight Committee this Tuesday January 24 at 4pm

Gila River Against Loop 202 (GRAL202) would like to invite GRIC members, and non-GRIC supporters to attend the Citizens Transportation Oversight Committee (CTOC) meeting this Tuesday, January 24 at 4pm. CTOC is the Citizens Transportation Oversight Committee, whose role is … Continue reading

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GRIC members and supporters protest MAG meeting!

On Wednesday Januray 18, 2011, GRIC members attended the Maricopa Association of Governments Public Transportation Policy committee (MAG TPC) to leave public comments against the South Mountain freeway. MAG TPC has included the South Mountain freeway in its 5 year … Continue reading

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First 202 Public Forum in Gila River update

On Saturday January 14th, the first of three tribal forums about the 202 was held for GRIC voters. As was expected, at the forum, ADOT portrayed themselves as an agency that has no ability or interest to persuade GRIC to … Continue reading

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