August 24th, 2007

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Our City Officials meet Concerned Citizens...

Here's my post about what, hopefully, will be the beginning of a more open attitude by Brihat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, on Metroblogs:


http://bangalore.metblogs.com/archives/2007/08/bbmps_meeting_with_citizens_co.phtml#more


Please note how the Ashoka trees in the courtyard have been trimmed down...doesn't augur too well for the trees of Bengaluru, but let's keep hoping!
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I started the name as a joke...

I chose the name de Ponti as it's a way of pronouncing what my daughter's friends used to call me; but just now I was looking for a post and I googled

deponti august 2006

and this is the first entry I got:

August 2006
8/19 - 8/19/2006, Forest Lake, MN, 5th Annual Forest Lake Fly-in,Daniel A. DePonti Memorial Airport Contact Information: John Schmidt 651 776 1717 Email ...
www.fnlpilots.org/August06.htm - 70k - Cached - Similar pages - Note this


Good to know that I can say I have an airport named after me..only trouble is, I am dead!