The political charge on municipal golf courses continues, this time in California, where a member of the state Assembly is proposing legislation that would change the status of many municipal golf courses, opening the land for residential housing. The Desert Sun has more here. It likely won’t be long until a “progressive” politician starts proposing the same here … Aussie Adam Scott is following Dustin Johnson in bowing out of this summer’s Olympics in Tokyo to spend time with family. Scott also withdrew from the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games due to Zika virus concerns … An online petition asking the Ontario government to reverse its decision to close all golf courses in that province due to rising numbers of COVID-19 cases had gathered more than 40,000 signatures at last count. Click here if you’d like to add your name … This week’s GNN Poll asks if, with rising numbers of coronavirus infections in Japan and around the world, the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo should be held this summer. As of this writing, 83 per cent of respondents say no, with 17 per cent voting yes. If you haven’t already, you can cast your vote on the GNN home page.
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