Livability proposal gives council some pause
September 4, 2019
The idea of taking on oversight of the interior of rentals homes didn’t sit well with some Sweet Home City Council members last week during a discussion of a Corvallis ordinance they are considering adapting for use to improve livability in Sweet Home residences.
The council first discussed the Corvallis ordinance in 2016 but took no action. Corvallis had passed the ordinance the previous year. The council did not return to the topic until last week during its regular meeting on Aug. 27.
Sweet Home Municipal Code already addresses many of the same issues addressed by the 39-page Corvall...