In search of Sweetwater

Lately I’ve been on the speaker’s circuit making a case for development of a Sweetwater Greenway Loop through the heart…

I’m officially impressed

Who wouldn’t be? Just walking into the newly opened downtown Hyatt Place is a real…well…eye opener. The two story mural,…

Three guys and three falls

We’re just three guys with something like 210-plus years of hard-won experience between us. We may not be kids anymore…

Hendersonville interlude

It was a nine hour drive from GNV to the Irby cabin, tucked away on a small mountain outside Brevard…

Going off course in Palatka

Funny story. On my way from Sebastian to Gainesville on Saturday I stopped at Palatka’s Riverfront Park and unloaded my…

On a crooked road

Brown’s Landing Road is a 35 mph two-lane road that, not surprisingly, leads from Palatka to Brown’s Landing. I’ve cycled…

I’ve got questions

Looking for answers on Election Day: Can a platform built on anger, resentment and nostalgia for ‘good old days’ that…

My lost cause of choice

For reasons I cannot fathom, the San Felasco Planning Section – basically an affiliation of local planners – invited me…