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* Do the math: 382 acres, 7,640 apartments, 45,840 people

Oct 5th, 2016 | By

Why did you move to Orange County? The schools? The rural character? The commute? The people? Maybe all of the above. I am proud to be one of an amazing group of people who started the grassroots group, United Monroe. We created our organization four years ago in order to activate a very disengaged electorate

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United Monroe™ Update

Sep 6th, 2015 | By

Hello Friends. The reports are all in. Multiple agencies, environmental groups, municipalities, even the Town of Monroe’s own consulting firm’s report confirms what we all know.  KJ’s environmental review was a sham.  KJ refused to acknowledge the potential growth and development if the 507 or 164 acre annexations are approved.  Their engineering firm failed to

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*Public hearing on Annexation 6/10

Jun 5th, 2015 | By

As many of you know, next Wednesday is the public hearing on the 507 acre annexation. This is an opportunity to voice your objections to this illegal land grab, on the record. The purpose of the public hearing is to respond to the DGEIS (Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement) released by KJ’s Engineering firm. This

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*United Monroe Press Release:

May 30th, 2015 | By

United Monroe Press Release: PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release For more information call: Emily Convers, United Monroe (845) 300-9762 Daniel Richmond (914) 682-7800 UNITED MONROE DEMANDS THAT MONROE TOWN BOARD FULFILL ITS LEGAL RESPONSIBILITY TO ADDRESS FATAL DEFICIENCIES IN KJ’S DGEIS Notes That DGEIS for Proposed Annexation Fails To Recognize Kiryas Joel’s Historic Pattern of

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