Bohemia

Reader Input: County duty-bound to uphold safety

Since 2010, the Alliance for Protection of the Auburn Community Environment (APACE) has challenged the Bohemia retail/Walmart project for several reasons, including environmental h ...

Open Bohemia site EIR again

As a member of APACE and the person who researched the ?voluntary cleanup? done on the Bohemia site in 2007 for a subdivision project, I receive correspondence from the Department ...

Auburnite OK with big box

Allen Cassidy writes that destroying an area for economic increase is not the answer to our deeper social problems (Reader Input, Oct. 1). Allen, you are spot on! I know of no st ...

Something amiss on Bohemia facts

In reference to Steve Cavolt’s recent ramblings, Your Views, Aug. 1, it appears to me that he is the only one who knows all the facts regarding the Bohemia property and also what ...

Wal-Mart exploits towns

Three facts about Jim Conkey’s Bohemia Wal-Mart project. Why is he so cavalier about destroying the lives of area citizens? He thinks nothing of Wal-Mart’s paying low wages to ...

Big box against wishes of the people

Bohemia? Really? Let’s see who is on the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Council and voted in total disregard of the citizens who were in attendance that spoke out against the pr ...

Big box store study invalid

The Bohemia big-box store proposal fails to comply with important goals and policies in the Auburn/Bowman Community Plan. It fails to encourage compatibility between neighboring u ...

Wal-Mart simply ‘doesn’t fit’

The proposed Bohemia building is 155,000 square-feet. The average Wal-Mart is 108,000 square-feet. Now go online to Google maps and look at the Wal-Mart Supercenter Store No. 1988 ...

No Canal Street entrance ‘best’ news

I read the article on the front page of the Auburn Journal today (April 29) in regard to the Bohemia retail site (I still think we should just call it the Wal Mart site). I am th ...