Poop is back on the table. On November 2016, The Technician issued a duel on how to deal with hog waste in NC. Last week, NC lawmakers passed House Bill 467, a bill that limits the damages residents can collect from hog farms. This piece is a follow up to the debate. When the Technician… Read More Nastier than ever
Another bill in North Carolina’s General Assembly is posing questions of social justice. House Bill 436 was introduced in April and it seeks to remove from local governments the right to impose development impact fees on new construction. This ruling represents a win for urban developers, real estate industries and those adept to take political… Read More Taking the right from local governments to finance public services with revenues from development impact fees: dishonest, disastrous, and dangerous–another short-sighted bill in NC?