Day: November 21, 2016

“Faithful: A Novel” by Alice Hoffman

“Faithful: A Novel” by Alice Hoffman c.2016, Simon & Schuster $26.00 / $35.00 Canada 272 pages BOOK REVIEW by TERRI SCHLICHENMEYER The best years of your life. That’s what people tell you about high school. Remember those days, they say. They’ll be the best of your life. But zits, mean girls, broken dreams, and broken friends aren’t exactly best. Sometimes in high school, as in the new book “Faithful” by Alice Hoffman, the very worst things can happen. Nobody thought it was anything but an accident. The road was icy that night. Shelby Richmond was driving and she wasn’t...

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Agenda for Keizer city Council meeting

CITY OF KEIZER MISSION STATEMENT KEEP CITY GOVERNMENT COSTS AND SERVICES TO A MINIMUM BY PROVIDING CITY SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY IN A COORDINATED, EFFICIENT, AND LEAST COST FASHION AGENDA KEIZER CITY COUNCIL REGULAR SESSION Monday, November 21, 2016 7:00 p.m. Robert L. Simon Council Chambers Keizer, Oregon 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. ROLL CALL 3. FLAG SALUTE 4. SPECIAL ORDERS OF BUSINESS 5. COMMITTEE REPORTS 6. PUBLIC TESTIMONY This time is provided for citizens to address the Council on any matters other than those on the agenda scheduled for public hearing. 7. PUBLIC HEARINGS 8. ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION a. RESOLUTION – Authorizing Temporary Use and Mobile Food Vendors Subject to Conditions for Keizer Holiday Light Parade (2016) b. RESOLUTION – Authorizing Mayor to Send Letter of Support for the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program c. Parks Funding Citizen Education and Survey d. ORDINANCE – Amending the Keizer Comprehensive Plan and Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) to Allow Salem River Crossing Project to Move Forward; Amending Ordinance No. 87-077 e. RESOLUTION – Authorizing City Manager to Sign Traffic Improvements Cost Sharing Intergovernmental Agreement with Salem Area Mass Transit District 9. CONSENT CALENDAR COUNCIL LIAISON REPORTS 10.OTHER BUSINESS This time is provided to allow the Mayor, City Council members, or staff an opportunity to bring new or old matters before the Council that are not on tonight’s agenda. 11.WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS To inform the...

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