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City seeking proposal for downtown streetscape upgrades

The City of Sweet Home is requesting proposals for a streetscape and parking plan in the downtown area, meant to give the area a facelift and make it more pedestrian-friendly.

Council voted unanimously in favor of putting out a request for proposals, kicking of a months-long process to find a designer and then get public comment before the plan will be implemented.

Mayor Greg Mahler and Councilors Susan Coleman, Diane Gerson, Lisa Gourley and Dave Trask attended the meeting in person, with Councilors James Goble and Cortney Nash attending remotely.

The streetscape plan will determine locati...