The Ashland Chronicle
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Citizen Budget Committee Members Meeting - Thursday, March 1, 5:30pm Ashland Library

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Public Notice  Citizen Budget Committee Members Meeting Please accept this notice of a public meeting of Ashland residents and tax payers to meet and discuss the current budget issues.  This is intended to be an educational opportunity to learn about the current budget and frame appropriate questions to the Governing Body. We will provide context, documents and facts surrounding the …

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Make an Informed Decision on the Recall - A Must Read

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Make an Informed Decision on the Recall You have heard arguments against the Recall of Parks and Recreation Commissioners. The Mayor has stated it is your right to vote.  However, do you have all the information needed to make an informed decision? Accountability is a core democratic principal, and the recall process is an important recourse when accountability falls short. …

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A Citizen Calls for Budget Accountability from Parks

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Budget Accountability Ashlanders who trusted the City to compile an accurate budget were accused of falsehoods that the City now admits were theirs!  They say there were "major errors" needing correction "because we are using them in a recall effort."  An accurate budget is a City's prime responsibility.  We thought we had one; now they state we do not! Ashlanders, …

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Watch the Videos for a Visual of the Issues Surrounding the Recall

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A citizen posted these videos for folks to watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRbjM3Ll...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKyw8w1w...

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Another view of the facts By Jim Bachman - A must read to understand the reasons for the recall.

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The author of this article is Jim Bachman, Co-founder of United Seniors of Ashland facebook page. Guest Opinion: Another view of the facts By Jim Bachman Posted Aug 30, 2017 at 12:01 AM A few days ago, the Ashland Daily Tidings published a Park Views column by Parks & Recreation Commission Chairman Mike Gardiner titled “Facts on Ashland Senior Program.” I feel compelled to take …

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Flash Rally at Ashland Plaza on Monday -- In Pictures

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Here are pictures of the Flash Rally.  Thanks to Cici Brown.

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Students react to gun massacre with swell of #NeverAgain activism

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Cameron Kasky, a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, talks with Rachel Maddow about the impassioned gun safety activism he and his fellow students have engaged through the founding of the #NeverAgain movement and the upcoming March For Our Lives.Source: Students react to gun massacre with swell of #NeverAgain activism

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Oregonians: This email is for you

Good news! The Oregon Senate Rules Committee will amend the National Popular Vote bill this week to match the clean version passed four times by the state House, and Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney has agreed to let the bill come to a vote on the floor of the Senate for the first time. Please take a moment to sign …

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