They also lobbied the provincial government to obtain an amendment to the municipal charter that would allow them to municipalize
For example, Boulder, Colorado--a city currently in the midst of a battle to municipalize
its electricity system by taking over from the incumbent private utility (166)--explains its decision to do so in this way: "For Boulder, it's an opportunity to create our own electric utility--one that runs on cleaner energy, is cheaper, supports innovation, and serves the public." (167)
(235) Efforts to municipalize
electricity service often fail when
These structural barriers have mainly taken the form of a new institutionality that has tended to "municipalize
" Andean space in both Chile and Bolivia (Burguete 2011; Gundermann 2003; Orellana 1999); to "privatize and alienate" natural resources, especially water and soil resources (Perreault 2006; Yanez and Molina 2008); and to encourage the introduction of individuals of these communities into private entrepreneurship policies directed by the needs of commerce and national and transnational capitals (1).
In Boulder, CO, grassroots activists and the local nonprofit New Era Colorado Foundation are campaigning to municipalize
their power source, setting a precedent in localized, renewable energy production.
He says, "it's an attempt like the governance act to municipalize
and minimize our standing in this country."
It is time to fully municipalize
the Oxford public water supply system," Mr.
him by reducing him to a condition of pueblo life."
It's 1977 and the Shiv Sena, a novel political movement, restricted to Maharashtra, has hit upon the idea of organizing this neglected, all too visible mass of the cities--these people who have been driven by destitution to the metropolis and haven't the attributes which will municipalize
The first focuses on "transit tussles" in Chicago, as a result of which, although efforts to municipalize
street railways were stymied, not only entrepreneurs but also politicians, labor leaders, engineers, and "straphangers" got at least portions of what they wanted.
I think, if there is any attempt by government to try to municipalize
First Nations, we will all walk away from it.
He dismissed the legislation as "a piece of garbage" and called upon other community leaders to reject the trend to "municipalize