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Well, folks — so many people showed up at the first round of the pubic hearing that we didn’t finish … even after eight hours! So, the Yamhill County Commissioners have graciously allowed the issue to spill over into their … Continue reading
Tuesday, September 28th McMinnville Community Center, Room 103 House District 24 We hope that you can join your neighbors in a public Food and Farm Forum next Tuesday from 6-8:30pm at the McMinnville Community Center (600 NE Evans St., Room … Continue reading
The hearing in front of the Yamhill County Commissioners has been rescheduled and moved! Here’s the new info: 1 pm, Wednesday, November 10 McMinnville Community Center 600 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128
Tom Haire of Portland contributed these verses/slogans on the topic of Grand Island and our quarry fight. Enjoy! sand, gravel and crushed rock they’ll do it right it’s all just talk i like farms and i like dirt all that … Continue reading
I just added a new page to the website with aerial photos of existing quarries near the proposed site on Grand Island. They need to be seen to be believed! Check them out here.
Community organizing meetings continue to be held Wednesday evenings at 7 pm at the Unionvale Countryside Church (on Wallace Rd, just south of the junction with Grand Island Rd)!
Bike, Walk or Run At Heiser Farms Sunday, September 19, 1:00 PM 21425 SE Grand Island Loop Dayton, OR 97114 (Grand Island) Enjoy a no-cost family day touring the rural beauty of Grand Island while learning about the proposed Grand … Continue reading
Eric Mortenson wrote a great article that was published on the front page of Tuesday’s edition of The Oregonian. Read it online here!
Educational tours of Grand Island to the proposed gravel quarry site will be held from 1 to 3 PM Sundays, Aug 22 and 29, sponsored by the McMinnville Cooperative Ministries and the Yamhill County Democrats. Two vans/buses will leave from … Continue reading