Month: September 2010

A ban on big box stores

By KEVIN HOHNBAUM A little over two years ago, Keizer City Council changed the development code in Keizer to allow large format stores anywhere in Keizer that is zoned for mixed use.  This change was made in spite of many...

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Let merits be heard

To the Editor: I must protest because Cathy Clark, despite her prestigious position as a Keizer city councilor, is out of order.  I refer to “A big box ban has consequences” (Keizertimes, Aug. 27). To use Robert’s Rules of Order...

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Think before signing

To the Editor: I am outraged, indignant, and mad.  In the past week I have seen a few articles in the papers, one of the articles stated Keep Keizer Livable (KKL) received $1,000 from two different unions.  Keep Keizer Livable...

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Let the people decide

To the Editor: If the Keep Keizer Livable group gets the size restriction for retail stores in Keizer on the ballot it will also be a referendum on the Urban Growth Boundary debate, the Mayor and Cathy Clark.  What started off...

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