BUSINESS

OCCU opens new Keizer branch

Oregon Community Credit Union’s new Keizer branch is now open in Creekside Shopping Mall, 5402 River Road N. Oregon Community Credit Union recently added a Keizer location in Creekside Shopping Mall. The Keizer branch is located at 5402 River Road North offers auto, home and personal loans; a walk-up ATM;[Read More…]

What about Chick-fil-A traffic?

As the city council approved plans for a Chick-fil-A, the burning question on the mind of Councilor Laura Reid was traffic. “What will be done about lines and managing them?” Reid asked. After the addition of an In-N-Out in December 2019, traffic around that site swells to the main roads[Read More…]

Chick-fil-A gets council greenlight

Construction of a Chick-fil-A near Keizer Station moved one step closer to reality at a meeting of the Keizer City Council Monday, Feb. 1. Councilors approved changes to a master plan that removes a proposed auto lube business to accommodate additional parking for the fast food restaurant. “We’re super-excited to[Read More…]

Chick-fil-A looking more likely at Keizer Station

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Chick-fil-A, another fan favorite restaurant, is giving Keizer Station a hard look.  For the first time since rumors of a Keizer location more than a year ago, the restaurant’s interest was formally acknowledged in a meeting of the Keizer Planning Commission.  “The Area[Read More…]

Lunch with lawmakers

Rep. Bill Post and Sen. Kim Thatcher visited and spoke about the upcoming legislative session with members of the Keizer Chamber of Commerce at a luncheon Tuesday, Jan. 27.

Win $100 by dining out courtesy of Keizer Chamber

After a long day, the thought of cooking dinner and cleaning up the kitchen can be daunting. The Keizer Chamber of Commerce is hoping to restore some peace of mind to home chefs. A recently-implemented, monthly program aims to support both home cooks and local restaurants. The chamber calls it Cook’s Night[Read More…]

Feedback sought on new corp. tax

The Oregon Department of Revenue (DOR) will seek input about the administrative rules for the state’s new Corporate Activity Tax from business taxpayers and tax preparers in a meeting in Salem Oct. 4. Salem area business taxpayers and tax preparers are invited to discuss the rules 7:30 to 9 a.m.,[Read More…]

Betting it all on his BBQ

Despite growing up in Oregon, a state not exactly known for its smoked meats, Keizer resident Troy Campbell is no stranger to barbecue. His grandparents owned and operated a restaurant in Portland called Campbell’s BBQ for almost 20 years; they taught their children and grandchildren the family recipes. “Barbecue, barbecue[Read More…]