Column: ‘Normal’ activity from City Hall to the streets is a welcome relief

“A return to normalcy.” We hear that phrase a lot these days. We speak it with a plaintive yet still hopeful determination in our voice. “Yeah, someday, maybe,” we think to ourselves as soon as we speak it. But will it ever be “normal” again? 

Well, in some ways, we know that it will. There will be a new normal, at least. 

One criteria for feeling “normal again” is by taking measure of local government, its people and machinations. In Creswell, it’s feeling normal again.

Dave Stram has . . .