Category: Paving Paradise

A Fresh Take: Kitchen Interior Design June 02 2017

June 5, 2017 0 min to read

A Fresh Take: Kitchen Interior Design June 02 2017

Category : Paving Paradise

Chef Stevie and interior designer Christine D’alessio get into interior design of the kitchen and dining room. Isn’t this suppose to be a cooking show? Come on, folks. What does the color of a kitchen have to do with your appetite? Angling the dining room table? Should you have engineered flooring or hardwood flooring or ...

Council Matters: Renewables – June 5 2017

June 5, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Renewables – June 5 2017

Category : Council Matters, Paving Paradise

Council members Bill Murray and Tom Strand are at it again taking on the subject of renewables in Colorado Springs. The citizen owned utility needs to get out of the coal generating business. Both agree. Looking at battery storage is one of Bill’s suggestions. It’s being done in other locales. Why not here in Colorado...

Reality Check, May 20, 2017

May 25, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, May 20, 2017

Category : Paving Paradise, Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss GINA, the Genetic Information Non-Disclosure Act.  How will the Republican Health Plan affect this?  What are the consequences for people who might have a bad gene?  What are the consequences for medical research if people aren’t willing to participate?  Other main topic of the week, the “gig econ...

February 3, 2017 0 min to read

Together for Colorado Springs

Category : Paving Paradise

Studio 809 is very proud to now be supporting an organization called Together for Colorado Springs.  This organization is prepared to become a “new permanent, powerful, grassroots organization dedicated to empowering regular citizens in the Pikes Peak region”. Together for Colorado Springs is having its launch event on February ...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with the Incline Friends

October 26, 2016 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with the Incline Friends

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob, Paving Paradise

Bob talks with Incline Friends President Dave Adair and Board Member Bill Beagle about all things related to the Manitou Incline http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/289847730-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-talks-with-the-incline-friends.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

October 23, 2016 0 min to read

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

Category : Paving Paradise

In spite of overwhelming evidence to the contrary, what keeps us convinced that growth leads to widespread prosperity? It’s a never-ending stream of pro-growth propaganda in the media. Dave Gardner finds a wealth of examples of pro-growth media bias in his local paper over less than a month’s time. Explore this subject fu...

Paving Paradise – The Local Growth Machine

September 2, 2016 0 min to read

Paving Paradise – The Local Growth Machine

Category : Paving Paradise

How the growth machine games the system in your community. Real estate developers, homebuilders, construction companies and banks are most likely pulling the strings. They use the myth of prosperity from growth to con us, and election contributions to wield undue influence over public policy. The result? The public pays much of th...

#1: World Population Day & Water in the West

August 21, 2016 0 min to read

#1: World Population Day & Water in the West

Category : Paving Paradise

GrowthBusters director Dave Gardner examines the insanity of watching water levels in Lake Mead drop while campaigning to grow the population in places like Arizona and Nevada. Also, why no mention of overpopulation or population growth by the UN on World Population Day? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/273135171-episode-1-world-po...