Creswell hoping to avoid repeat: City to schedule Town Hall, discuss Fourth of July

Lane County Sheriff Cliff Harrold leads his crew down Oregon Avenue — a classic Fourth of July parade scene in Creswell pre-pandemic. CHRONICLE ARCHIVES

CRESWELL – As Creswell moves farther away from the tarnishing events of this year’s Fourth of July, it also inches toward next year’s celebration, and Creswell City Council has made it clear that the last thing it wants is a repeat of 2021. 

As such, at Monday’s work session, council discussed how it might help avert the problems that surfaced five months ago: an unpermitted parade . . .