EP Council seats new member, discusses water rate changes

The Eagle Point City Council meeting on August 9 ran the gamut from a possible reduction of water rates that may or may not be passed on to residents to infestations of tent caterpillars on city-owned property. When appointing a replacement city councilor, experience won out and retired businessman and former councilor Wayne Brown got…

Contract changes proposed by Medford Water concern Eagle Point

{gallery}/11_16_10/chief{/gallery}There was a definite variety of action items at the Nov. 9 Eagle Point City Council session. The retirement of Police Chief John Meeker, the hiring of Vern Thompson as the new police chief and approving Santa’s Shop are all covered in separate articles. Bids were opened on Nov.9 to construct Centennial Plaza and that…