ANOTHER VOICE: Passing countywide ordinance ‘is wrong’

Measure 14-55 reminds me of the “Big Box” ordinance passed years ago, limiting the size of retail stores in Hood River.

Yes to School Bond

No increase in taxes, but big increase in value for students and community Hood River County School District facilities serve our children, and serve the community in general.

Letters to the Editor for April 30

Yes to schools; Keep it simple; It was sarcasm; more

No on 14-55: But not a ‘yes’ to Nestlé

The folks who worked to get Measure 14-55 on the ballot deserve credit for action based on concern, and they raise important questions about resource use and the scope of decisions made by government in the interest of business.

ANOTHER VOICE: ‘Work together as a community to make things better’

In attending the City Council meeting on April 11, I listened to testimony on Measure 14-55. The most important part of this meeting for me was after the meeting was adjourned. I would like to share what took place.

Letters to the Editor for April 27

Let CL decide; Measure 14-55; Vote no; more

Letters to the Editor for April 23

‘Doesn’t mean it’s true’; Support STRs; Rave for ‘Cosi’; more

Another Voice: ‘Burdensome’ STR regulations would discriminate against homeowners

Lost in the emotional arguments about short term vacation rentals (STRs) is a simple fact: an overwhelming majority of Hood River residents support STRs and smart policies that both address community concerns and maximize economic growth.

Letters to the Editor for April 20

Clarity, not concealment; Micromanaged; Caution appreciated; more

ANOTHER VOICE: Supporting Schools is a proud Hood River County tradition

Hood River County residents will soon receive their ballots in the mail. Among the other measures and issues at stake, voters will exercise a choice to honor a long-standing promise made to our students generations ago: To provide our children with exceptional educational opportunities and strong schools.

Letters to the Editor for April 16

Dig safe; Deserving; Bottle all the water; more

Letters to the Editor for April 13

Support; Spring water; Water thoughts; more

ANOTHER VOICE: Four reasons the corporate grocer liquor takeover is bad for Oregon

If you stopped by a Fred Meyer store in Vancouver, Wash., last weekend looking for your favorite liquor, you might be surprised by what’s missing.

Letters to the Editor for April 9

Toll ideas; Great event; Mailer questioned; Third party look

Water in Cascade Locks: Move the meeting, please

The water question in Cascade Locks is a prime example for a need for a change of venue.


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