Month: May 2013

  • A Gesture of Gratitude

    A Gesture of Gratitude

    Alice Richmond is a long term resident of West Linn.  Her contributions to our community is substantial.  Many of the West Linn events we enjoy today were her ideas and determination.  Bringing the community together to help Alice was rewarding and her overall gratitude is priceless!  Here is a story posted in the Tidings posted on May…

  • The Alphabeticians

    The Alphabeticians

    The Terrific Tuesday program in our library is very strong.  The Friends of the Library help fund many different acts that come to perform for our children.  This last Tuesday, The Alphabeticians performed.  They have been to our library before and always bring humor, dance, and original children music that is fun for the whole family.…

  • Library Summer 2013 Programs

    Library Summer 2013 Programs

    The West Linn Library has announced its summer reading, children’s program, and drop in crafts for summer 2013.  These are all great programs that keep our children busy and learning during their summer breaks.  Hope to see you there! Children’s Program All programs show at 2:00pm and 4:00pm in Library Community Room June 25 – Juggle…

  • West Linn consults local businesses in economic development efforts

    West Linn consults local businesses in economic development efforts

    City Council has placed a priority for economic development a second year.  As part of my outreach, I continue to met with local businesses to see how we can make West Linn more business friendly.  Here is a story posted in the Tidings posted on May 2, recapping our visit to Dahlgren. Text of Article: …

  • Small Business Outreach – Polar Systems

    Small Business Outreach – Polar Systems

    Recently I met with Tim Tragesser and Shane Boyle of Polar Systems.  Polar Systems moved to West Linn in 2010.  They are excited to be part of our City and want to continue to grow while being a valuable community partner. Who is Polar Systems?   Started in 1981 and moved to West Linn from SE Portland…

  • Schrader | Devlin Joint Town Hall Meeting

    Schrader | Devlin Joint Town Hall Meeting

     On Monday, April 22nd, US Congressman Kurt Schrader and Oregon Senator Richard Devlin held a joint town hall at West Linn High School. They began by introducing their current agenda, but left most of the allotted time for constituents to ask questions. Questions ranged from budgetary concerns, to environmental issues; but it was clear that…