Tag Archive for zoning

Are people really this dumb to be scared of solar panels? (Update)

So, the top story shared on my social media today is a point-and-LOL chortle-fest at a North Carolina town who has rejected a solar panel farm project. There are DOZENS of stories that make fun of the people who provided public comment against the rezoning decision in Woodland, NC because of their apparent ignorance of…

California town doesn’t want psychic business and I have to side with the psychic here!

The Yucaipa, California planning commission is giving a psychic a real hard time about a permit to operate his home-based business. But not for the reasons you’d think. In fact, I’d have to side with the psychic here, these people are prejudiced for the most ignorant reasons. Planners split on contentious permit for psychic reader…

Psychic Sophie appeals zoning ruling (UPDATE: loses)

Court to hear arguments in case of Va. Psychic A Chesterfield County psychic who wants to work out of the same office complex as licensed psychologists and other professionals is taking her case to a federal appeals court. Moore-King, who operates as “Psychic Sophie,” claims county zoning and licensing regulations for fortune tellers violate her…

Psychic business not an “approved” use in California town

Healdsburg planners reject ‘psychic palm and card reading’ business | PressDemocrat.com. Healdsburg doesn’t see a “psychic palm and card reading” business in its future. The Planning Commission on a 6-0 vote Tuesday night rejected an application by self-described psychic Mike Stevens to set up shop in a former insurance office downtown… The commission affirmed the…