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Cottage Grove thinking ‘green’: Proposed county park levy would revitalize Baker Bay

BOBBY STEVENS / THE CHRONICLE

The Cottage Grove City Council convened Monday to discuss issues facing natural areas in greater Lane County — a potential ballot measure pitched by a Lane County Parks Division Manager Brett Henry and to appoint members to the city’s Urban Forestry Committee. 

In the 2018 Lane County Parks & Open Space Master Plan, the Board of County Commissioners adopted a core goal to “re-invigorate and revitalize targeted parks as thriving, family-friendly outdoor activity hubs through redesign, renovation, and programming to help position Lane County . . .

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