Rockier road to park fee passage

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes After lengthy deliberation, the Keizer City Council enacted a $4 monthly fee to pay for parks maintenance and improvements at its meeting Monday, July 17. It was the second fee enacted in a single night to pay for city services. The other was a $4 monthly fee for police services (see related story above). Both will begin with the November 2017 billing cycle. Where the police fee cruised to approval, the parks fee was met with opposition at almost every turn. Two residents in attendance, Bill Quinn and Jerry McGee, suggested starting...

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