Northwest NEWS

August 3, 1998

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Pristine ponds could be threatened by development

 Lou and Carroll Whipple didn't plan on spending their retirement years fighting city hall.

Business owners object to Historic District plan

 "What I am hearing here is that people feel we are jamming this down their throats," Planning commissioner Ron Richter said. "The ordinance is not too bad but there are a lot of things people don't like about it. I represent you. If I hear that most don't want it, I'll vote against it."