‘Are these ideas dead or reduced?’

City pulls plug on economic development commission By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The most recent meeting of the Keizer Economic Development Commission sounded more like a funeral dirge than buoyant talk about the state of Keizer’s business climate. Members of the commission met for the first time since August 2016 on Wednesday, April 19, to discuss the future of the commission itself rather than the future of business in Keizer. Despite a charge to meet quarterly, meetings were postponed again and again during the past seven months when a quorum couldn’t be reached. While receiving updates on...

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