Tag Archives: Great Gray Drive

Route 31 to Owl Creek – Worth the Wait

Author’s Note: this article was written by Karen Vieth and Susan De Vos for Madison Commons. While it has become rather standard practice for Metro to tweak its routing and scheduling every year around the end of August, the changes … Continue reading

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Placing “Community First”

One of the criticisms of politics is that it lacks heart. Too frequently, campaigns and political activity are driven by the numbers, rather than by ideals. Neighborhoods or people are ranked according to their likelihood of voting and voting the … Continue reading

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Building Bridges (or Buses) to Owl Creek

October 13th marked my third visit out to the Owl Creek / Great Gray neighborhood. My quest this time was different. I was not attending a Parent-Teacher Conference or advocating to recall a governor. This time, I was out in … Continue reading

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