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Update on Grandview Trail Access Issue: Action Item

Civic Action

Update on Grandview Trail Access Issue Thanks to the many folks who have expressed continued interest in the Grandview TID trail access.  After speaking to the Parks Commissioners’ meeting in early December, and meeting directly with Park Director Michael Black, I became concerned that this issue had been put on a back burner, partly due to the energy from senior …

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Speaking Truth to Power: Another Citizen Speaks Out About the Senior Center

Civic Action

Tidings Letter to the Editor, Dec. 6 Something is amiss  This I know for a fact. Everyone has a mother and father. And hopefully those who have been making decisions about the Senior Center here in Ashland treat their own parents much better than what has been happening here lately. I’m talking about the fact that until very recently the …

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FOOD ANGELS IN THE HOLIDAYS AND NEW YEAR

Civic Action, Food Angels

FOOD ANGELS IN THE HOLIDAYS AND NEW YEAR Traditionally, the Ashland Food Angels only close on one day of the year - Christmas. That's the one day that the stores are closed and there is nothing to pick up, although we have for many years picked up the left overs from the community Christmas dinner and transported them to the …

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Indivisible Events: December 11 & 12

Civic Action

We are excited about the two major ORD2 Indivisible events happening this week! Tomorrow will be our ORD2 General Meeting.  The event will be held at the Rogue Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 87 Fourth Street in Ashland from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  The meeting will include: Live entertainment---Jeff Kloetzel with tunes from his new CD! Oregon Measure 101 (health care …

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Open Letter to Michael Black and Parks Commissioners Regarding the Grandview TID Trail Access

Civic Action

To: Michael Black and Parks Commissioners: Re: Grandview TID Trail Access--It is worth the money to buy the portion of property from Mary Chilton for 'only 5 parking spaces' It was with disappointment and dismay that I read the following in the Ashland Chronicle: ‘A citizen who spoke this evening to the Parks Commission shares her thoughts:  here is the impression that …

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URGENT: Action Needed Now for the Grandview Access to the TID Trail!

Civic Action, Local Activism

Now, is the time for everyone who was collecting signatures on petitions for keeping this access open should bring those petitions to the Grove, (make copies of them first), where the Parks Department has one of their offices.   Leave them for Susan, the executive secretary, and ask that she send them to the Parks Commissioners and to the Parks Director.  …

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Protests Meet Trump At New Civil Rights Museum Opening | Black America Web

Categories: National Pressing

  Source: Protests Meet Trump At New Civil Rights Museum Opening | Black America Web   Dear White House, only in the minds of those who can't see what Trump is all about or who have political or monetary gain from him can think this could have been a moment to bring people together. The clearly-seen man is nothing but …

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Inside Trump’s Hour-by-Hour Battle for Self-Preservation - The New York Times

Categories: National Pressing

Source: Inside Trump’s Hour-by-Hour Battle for Self-Preservation - The New York Times

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Don't underestimate how low Trump can go - Chicago Tribune

Categories: National Pressing

President Donald Trump keeps finding new ways to degrade his office and pollute our politics. Source: Don't underestimate how low Trump can go - Chicago Tribune

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