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Should BP Settlement Funds Be Used to Stop Development in Galveston?

When the Friends of Galveston Beaches proposed using $9.5 million from the BP oil spill settlement to stop development and preserve a beach, an old community argument erupted again over new development versus open spaces. We learn more from Galveston County Daily News reporter John Wayne Ferguson. MORE: Group Wants RESTORE Money to Buy Galveston Beaches […]

When the Friends of Galveston Beaches proposed using $9.5 million from the BP oil spill settlement to stop development and preserve a beach, an old community argument erupted again over new development versus open spaces.

We learn more from Galveston County Daily News reporter John Wayne Ferguson.

MORE: Group Wants RESTORE Money to Buy Galveston Beaches (Galveston County Daily News, April 17, 2016)

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