Christopher Hopkins Leads Webinar with the SME Webinar Series

The Saint ReportEnergy, NIMBY, Planning and Zoning, saintblog, Thought Leadership

Christopher Hopkins, Senior Vice President for the Saint Consulting Group will lead a seminar on “Running with Scissors, How to Avoid Self-Inflicted Wounds during the the Permitting Process” as part of the SME Webinar Series. Public support is not a spigot that can be turned off and on at a desired moment and time. Support for a project, especially a … Read More

Chris Hopkins To Speak at VTCA Trade Show April 17-19 in Hampton, VA

The Saint ReportAggregates/Mining, Environmental Planning, NIMBY, Planning and Zoning, Politicians and Planning, Property Development, Saint Consulting Links, saintblog0 Comments

Saint Consulting Senior Vice President Christopher M. Hopkins has been invited to speak at the Virginia Transportation and Construction Alliance (VTCA) annual spring conference April 17-19 at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton, VA. Hopkins was invited to speak at the urging of association members after they had attended his session at the annual NSSGA Con Agg conference. The … Read More

Can You Avoid or Mitigate Being Attacked at Public Hearings?

The Saint ReportAggregates/Mining, Environmental Planning, NIMBY, Planning and Zoning, Politicians and Planning, Property Development, Saint Consulting Links, saintblog0 Comments

At a recent public hearing in Ortonville, MN, Strata Corporation found itself facing 18 out of 20 speakers voicing their opposition to a proposed quarry. Strata Corporation could have discovered that with proper preparation this level of discourse could have been avoided.

Chris Hopkins To Host Session on Political Hurdles of Mine Permitting at Re:Con 2012

The Saint ReportAggregates/Mining, Environmental Planning, NIMBY, Planning and Zoning, Politicians and Planning, Property Development, Saint Consulting Links, Saint Index, saintblog0 Comments

Christopher Hopkins, the senior vice president for aggregates and mining for The Saint Consulting Group, will host a session on “Navigating the Political Hurdles of Mine Permitting” at the Re:Con 2012 on January 15-18 at the Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa in Hollywood, FL.

Chris Hopkins To Host Political Land Use Session at Re:Con 2012 in January

The Saint ReportAggregates/Mining, Environmental Planning, NIMBY, Planning and Zoning, Politicians and Planning, Property Development, Saint Consulting Links, saintblog0 Comments

Christopher Hopkins, the senior vice president for aggregates and mining for The Saint Consulting Group, will host a session on “Navigating the Political Hurdles of Mine Permitting” at the Re:Con 2012 on January 15-18 at the Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa in Hollywood, FL.