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                           Joshua Tree Community Association Meeting

                        October 15th Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

   

Estimated attendance at Saturday’s JTCA meeting regarding the casino ~270

  • A petition was presented with ~450 signatures opposing the casino in Joshua Tree
  • Spokesperson on behalf of Transition Group (~40) opposing the casino in Joshua Tree
  • 39 people spoke from the audience / 36 opposed to casino – 3 supporting casino

 

Breakdown by community of those attending that signed in:

 

Community

Number Attending

Joshua Tree

170

Yucca Valley

16

29 Palms

11

Pioneertown

5

Yucca Mesa

3

Pipes Canyon

2

Landers

1

Morongo Basin

1

Brooklyn, NY

1

Coarsegold,Ca

1

Las Vegas

1

San Diego

1

Indio

1

Idyllwild

1

Total

215

 

A Questionnaire was offered as people exited – the questionnaire and responses were:

 

Question #

Questions

Total

1

I want the Joshua Tree Casino as presented by the 29 Palms Mission Band of Indians

4

2

I want the Joshua Tree Casino, but with more mitigations and conditions with the community.

0

3

I want the Casino not to be in Joshua Tree, possibly 29 Palms or Yucca Valley, but not Joshua Tree.

11

4

I don't want a Casino in the Morongo Basin.

183

3 & 4

selected both question # 3 & 4

6

1 & 2

selected both question # 1 & 2

2

Total

 

206

 

                                                  

 

 

 


Joshua Tree Community Center

6171 Sunburst Ave, Joshua Tree, CA 92252

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