The Ashland Chronicle
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Thanks for Meeting a Homeless Person in Ashland

Civic Action, Local Activism

As I left the library on Wednesday I headed for the lovely trees in bloom at the corner of the library. I was focusing on the perfect picture as a man behind me said “try to focus on the tree across the street with the other trees as frames.” I turned around to see a man with dreadlocks, braided hair, …

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Rein in Ashland's City Spending

Civic Action

Despite over a 150% increase in our water and sewer bills since 2009 and sitting on tens of millions of dollars in cash, Ashland Public Works is requesting yet an additional 4% increase in 2019 for both water and sewer utility rates. Ashlanders already spend a base amount of $90 month or over $1,000 per year before using a drop …

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Update: Hog/Chicken Slaughter Facility South of Ashland

Civic Action, Local Activism

Uproot Meats has submitted a new application for land use permit. Only the very nearest neighbors received notice in the mail. If you may be affected or concerned about the environmental and/or public health impacts of this operation, ask to be added to the list of those who receive notices. There is an open comment period only until April 23 …

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