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A cadre of Barrett Park supporters turned out in hope of encouraging Hood River County Commissioners to reconsider approval of the proposed park. Sophia Stromquist of Hood River, shown here, jumped atop a meeting room chair, spoke up and displayed her homemade sign during the public comment period. Commissioners considered park litigation details during their closed session.

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County sites go tobacco-free

In closed session, commissioners examine LUBA ruling on Barrett Park

Three members of the Hood River Commission on Children and Families arrived in force to hear the Hood River County Board of Commissioners’ decision during its May 20 regular meeting on whether to make all county properties “Tobacco and Smoke-Free.”


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