Creswell Public Safety Committee and Creswell City Council are beginning to look at the issue of safety in Creswell through a different lens.
Everyone has heard it, and many have complained: our city is underserved without 24-hour police coverage. It makes residents feel more vulnerable and less safe.
In the November 2016 election, however, Creswell voters - by nearly 62 percent - voted ”no” to a police services levy that would have enacted a property tax to bring more law enforcement officers to Creswell. The levy was proposed in an effort . . .