Surviving Community Opposition In a Politically-Savvy World

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September/October 2005 Stone, Sand, & Gravel Review When a quarry operator in California sought to open a new mine, a coalition of citizens and activists circulated petitions and chartered buses to pack public hearings against the plan. When a gravel mining firm in Ohio sought rezoning to allow an asphalt plant on its site, opponents gathered more than 400 names … Read More

THE SAINT CONSULTING GROUP, LAND-USE POLITICAL ADVISORS, ADVANCES TWO SENIOR MEMBERS

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Patrick Fox becomes president of firm that pioneered zoning politics consulting 20 years ago; Robert Flavell becomes vice chair The Saint Consulting Group (TSCG), the largest consulting firm in the world that specializes in land-use and zoning politics, has named Patrick F. Fox as president and Robert J. Flavell as vice chairman. P. Michael Saint, who now assumes the title … Read More

THE SAINT CONSULTING GROUP EXPANDS INTO LARGER HEADQUARTERS

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Firm’s uninterrupted growth reflects increased need for land-use political intervention both for and against real estate development. The Saint Consulting Group (TSCG), political analysts of US commercial land-use and zoning issues, has relocated its national headquarters and research unit to larger accommodations in Hingham, a Boston suburb. TSCG focuses exclusively on government approvals processes related to land-use, zoning, and entitlements. … Read More