Month: October 2010

Harmful bureaucracy indeed

To the Editor: I read Chris Peyton’s guest opinion in  the Keizertimes (‘Think of effect of a big box ban,’ Sept. 24). The last two words of his column struck a note with me: harmful bureaucracy. To me the harmful bureaucracy is...

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Tired of drivers breaking phone law

To the Editor: I am sick and tired of seeing people continue to drive while talking or texting on  hand-held cell pones.  It’s extremely unsafe, folks, and, it’s against the law. When the law took effect this year and...

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Help a scout, help the library

To the Editor: I am a member of Boy Scout Troop 67 and am working on my Eagle project. My project benefits the Keizer Community Library. Keizer is the only city of its size in the U.S. that does not have a funded library.  To...

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Are dogs a priority?

To the Editor: I read that Keizer has 16 parks in the city.  I am happy for Keizer’s  families.  It must take quite a few dollars to maintain them, but  families are worth it.  For years I have been an advocate for...

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Vote out those who passed Obama care

To the Editor: Were you angry about congress passing a major health care bill that increases the costs of health insurance, increases taxes in the middle of a recession, puts the federal government in control of the health care...

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