Confirmed victory

Modesto: Spare Wood Colony

With the annexation of Salida off the table of Modesto's General Plan, the spying and prying eyes of the city are now looking down upon our vibrant and fully employed community as easy chum for their pathways to oblivion.

Wood Colony already has jobs and the land is owned by county tax paying families. Those jobs include farming and teaching, just to name two of the most important socio-economic pieces of our backbone here in the Valley.

Some things are more important than money, elusive jobs, and a greedy fist full of quick dollars: FAMILY. I hope we can have the foresight to see the future and predict what Wood Colony will look like if our farmland is paved over, our schools taken away, and our families uprooted.

Wood Colony will become the most hellish place in all of Stanislaus County. And, if allowed, it will be the elected officials that we put into office, who will have done it to us.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Representative
    Jeff Denham
  • The Modesto Bee, Opinions Editor
    Mike Dunbar
  • Supervisor for District 4
    Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors-Dick Monteith
  • Suervisor for District 2
    Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors-Vito Chiesa
  • Supervisor for District 1
    Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors-William O'Brien
  • Supervisor for District 5
    Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors-Jim DeMartini
  • Councilman for District 6
    Dave Cogdill, Jr.
  • Councilwoman for District 5
    Jenny Kenoyer
  • Councilman for District 4
    Bill Zoslocki
  • Councilman for District 3
    Dave Lopez
  • Councilman for District 2
    Tony Madrigal
  • Councilman for District 1
    John Gunderson
  • Supervisor for Distrcit 3
    Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors-Terry Withrow
  • Mayor of Modesto
    Garrad Marsh
  • California Governor
  • California State Senate
  • California State House
  • State Representative
    Adam Gray
  • The Modesto Bee
    Kevin Valine

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