A new location for a proposed
casino will be on top of the same cone of depression under
Rohnert Park as the original site. Go here to see the cone
of depression, map of the Santa Rosa Groundwater Basin, and
download submissions from O.W.L. to the NEPA compliance officer
and the BIA.
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posted October 10, 2005
RP Casino Will Sink Water Table
Rohnert Park is inviting big
trouble with its proposed Native American-owned gambling
resort. The operation intends to sink deep wells (more
than one!) into a water table that is already in severe overdraft.
Worse, it appears that the
city is openly violating the spirit of its legal settlement
agreement with the citizens of Penngrove to reduce groundwater
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posted August 21, 2003
Why the proposed casino
location near RP is dangerous
Rohnert Park, the Federated
Indians of Graton Rancheria and Station Casinos plan a
giant hotel/casino complex right in the middle of an area
that has already been demonstrated in court to be in substantial
Because the Federated Indians
of Graton Rancheria enjoy preferential, federal water rights,
when they go dry or are drawn into any legal action, then every
single person, corporation and agency in Sonoma County
could lose their water rights.
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posted January 16, 2004
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