Editorial: Grapevine can be remarkable; let’s insist on it

By The Bakersfield Californian Generally speaking, we fare better when new development is contiguous to existing development, or, better yet, replaces blighted, out-ofplaceor inefficient areas within an established urban footprint. The infrastructure is already in place, water needs are somewhat accounted for and farmland or other resources are not diminished. Tejon Ranch Co.’s proposed development, known…

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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Joins Tejon Ranch Company to Announce Tehachapi Uplands Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan

  Plan Allows for Development While Providing Protections to California Condor and 24 Other Species Tejon Ranch, Calif. — U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe joined Tejon Ranch Company President and CEO Robert A. Stine and representatives from other partner agencies and conservation advocates at the company’s headquarters today to formally announce the…

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Caterpillar dedicates $50 million distribution center near Grapevine

Jan 12, 2013 (The Bakersfield Californian – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX News Network) — Kern County received what may have been the ideal corporate endorsement Friday as Caterpillar Inc. — no small player in the farms and mining operations of the Central Valley — dedicated a 46-acre, $50 million parts distribution center near the…

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