When the Santa Fe City Council meets tonight, Councilors will consider an updated version of Mayor Javier Gonzales’ “People to the Plaza” plan, which calls for the closure of Lincoln Avenue and Old Santa Fe Trail to through traffic. City spokeswoman, Jodi McGinnis-Porter: *****062514-McGinnis-Porter-3 (q: to through traffic) :20***** The initiative has undergone numerous changes and has been before a host of city committees prior to tonight’s meeting.
A bipartisan group of mayors from across the country have unanimously approved a resolution calling on cities to use natural solutions to fight the impacts of climate change. Santa Fe Mayor Javier Gonzales was among the attendees as the U.S. Conference of Mayors as in Dallas took action on the topic Monday. Gonzales telling KSFR: *****062414-Gonzales-2 (q:across the country) :28***** The action is significant as Republicans and Democrats remain deeply divided over how to deal with climate change.
6/22/14 — Audio Saucepan: “The Was it a Whale Episode” includes the poems “The Latch” by Rosanna Warren (from Ghost in a Red Hat, W.W. Norton); “[We cannot help ourselves…] by Endi Bogue Hartigen (from Pool [5 Choruses], Omnidawn); and “Sighting” by Tess Taylor (from The Forage House, Red Hen Press)
The 65th annual Rodeo de Santa Fe is underway. Rodeo de Santa Fe President Jim Butler says this year’s rodeo features a brand new scoreboard and all the events associated with Rodeos, including bull riding events sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. Dustin Muncy is one of the bull riders competing. Muncy told KSFR news how bull riding events are scored. The Rodeo de Santa Fe runs through Sunday.