The Oakland Rural Fire District is recommending that the Oakland City Council approve an economic group’s plan to block off streets during events with the stipulation that an easement for emergency access down the middle of the streets be off-limits to pedestrians.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday to approve an intergovernmental agreement that transfers the Roseburg library and its assets, including books, to the city of Roseburg.
It’s been just over a year since Douglas County voters turned down a library district that aimed at saving the former Douglas County Library System, and restoring it to 2008 funding levels.
Sutherlin officials and park enthusiasts will now look to turn plans into park improvements after the Sutherlin City Council approved a master plan for the 204-acre Ford’s Pond property.
The Roseburg City Council discussed a draft ordinance Monday that would allow card games in the city under state statutes that permit “social gaming.”
Downtown Roseburg Association Executive Director Alyssa McConnel told the Roseburg City Council this week that her organization is generating interest in downtown businesses.
New infrastructure and other improvements designed to spur development and job creation in east Roseburg could soon be in the works.