Put another way, every community has a NIMBY
sleeper cell potential of residents and activists who are ready to mobilize opposition to any project.
This paper provides an opportunity to examine aspects of NIMBY
that are seldom brought to light in the literature, namely the connection between urban quality of life and the debate about risks or environmental stress due to proximity.
This paper seeks to understand NIMBY
disputes as a contracting problem where developers and communities struggle to reach an agreement to site a waste facility.
Their seemingly oppos ing stance to the policies, in fact, may be a pretext of their NIMBY
mentality, regardless of, or even in spite of, their otherwise open and more accommodating attitudes on other social issues.
The Japanese government has created a sophisticated compensation scheme for NIMBY
8221; Lastly the producer said: “Do not miss the opportunity to see the advanced screening of The NIMBY
Experience and a chance to meet the whole team.
Most often it seems that NIMBY
activists are simply in it to win it.
Our sense is that as wind development happens on a wider scale, you are inevitably going to run into more NIMBY
opposition, particularly in some regions.
groups can author email, Facebook and Twitter messages to a network of personal contacts in the community.
Nownow didn't appreciate the raised tempers and perjorative language in the debate: "The use of such buzz words as NIMBY
helps no one and sets the situation up for a battle royal.
(not-in-my-back-yard) attitude is widespread in Cyprus.