Parks get priority in council review of improvement plans
February 24, 2021
As Sweet Home’s City Council members discussed the budget for this year’s capital improvement plan during a Feb. 16 special work session at City Hall, Councilor Diane Gerson urged her colleagues to take a more proactive stance than past councils on funding projects that would benefit the community.
“This council, for a long time before any of us were on it, kicked the can down the road so that nothing got done,” she said. “Now we have an opportunity to get some things done that we want to get done, and the community is growing.
“I don’t think we can stand still here. This is...