Councilors mixed in reactions to business license proposal
October 17, 2018
The Sweet Home City Council last week, by consensus, directed city staff to begin looking into options for creating a business license at the request of the Sweet Home Chamber of Commerce.
Bob Briana, Susan Coleman and Diane Gerson said during the council’s regular meeting on Oct. 9 that they support the implementation of a business license, while Mayor Greg Mahler and Dave Trask were on the fence but interested in exploring the idea. Lisa Gourley and James Goble both opposed the concept.
“What businesses are in Sweet Home?” said David Flores representing the chamber. “Nobody know...