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Ashland looking to create urban campground

ASHLAND, Ore. —The Ashland City Council met last night to discuss homeless services in the city. Ashland’s Mayor, Julie Akins says the council discussed plans for a new urban campground. The city is working with Rogue Retreat, to model what it’s doing …

Medford proposes temporary shelter amendment

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford City Council is discussing changes to city homeless shelters. During a study session Thursday night councilors discussed the idea of increasing availability for temporary shelters. The discussion focused on various option details on where outside organizations could have …

Amendment to Japanese gardens proposed to city council

ASHLAND, Ore. – Ashland Parks and Recreation proposed an amendment to the approved Japanese garden plans in Lithia Park Monday evening at the Ashland City Council meeting. The new plan incorporates two existing Douglas fir trees. In January, those trees became a sticking point …