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Do you have any veterans in your immediate family?
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334 Votes

Do you have any veterans in your immediate family?

Yes? Tell us more!

20

I have vet friends!

0

Yes? Tell us more!

20 Comments
Kevin Scoggin
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Kevin Scoggin

Gulf War One Veteran, son of a Vietnam Veteran.

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Jodi Dwyer
1
Jodi Dwyer

2 Grandfathers, Dad and two brothers.

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Joseph Heartley
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Joseph Heartley

I am a US NAVY SeaBee VET!!!

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Teri Monen
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Teri Monen

I am honored to tell you about the Veteran in my immediate family. His name is Terrance William Frank - "Terry" - I call him Dad. He served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War as a Radioman.

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Scott Taylor
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Scott Taylor

Me, Navy Vietnam USS Truxtun

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Jim Latham
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Jim Latham

Navy Corpsman during the Vietnam War. But will not be going to parade because of Roaring Thunder being there. Bunch of inconsiderate jerks on there loud Harleys .

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Penelope Isaacson Huntsinger
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Penelope Isaacson Huntsinger

My dad was a WWII Army Air corp vet.

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Pam Whitaker
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Pam Whitaker

My brother in law was the first soldier killed from Bend in The Viet Nam war on Oct 22 1966. His name was Don Darnall . My sister Phyllis Darnall has been a Widow for 53 years. She never remarried..

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Mou Chat Reed
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Mou Chat Reed

A husband and a son.

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Marcia Y
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Marcia Y

My father Charles Alfred Zehner ...Navy USS Breton....dob 1 8 1921, died 1 28 1996. My brother..Charles Alferd Zehner Jr..... USCGC Morgenthau WHEC 722.... dob 8 23 1952, died 9 13 2006. I miss them😥

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Carrie Gordon
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Carrie Gordon

My dad served in the Coast Guard during WWII. He worked in the engine room, walked shore patrol and towed targets for the Navy ships practicing shooting.

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Kristina Bourne
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Kristina Bourne

My Dad , my Husband, my Uncle, my Brother in Law.

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Carolyn Crawford
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Carolyn Crawford

My Dad was in the Air Force for 26 years

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Patricia Brady-McKinney
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Patricia Brady-McKinney

My Dad, Uncle, Nephews, my Grandfathers, plus friends, all served.

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Bonnie Sparks Robeson
1
Bonnie Sparks Robeson

My husband was in the Navy, then Marine Corpsman in the Korean War. He recently passed in May.

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Bradaigh Holt
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Bradaigh Holt

Granda came from Ireland . As soon as he got citizenship he joined the Army, then my father joined, then me, followed by my son. Granda said if we're going to live here, we have to do our part.

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Teresa Rodriguez
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Teresa Rodriguez

Thank you to all veterans!!!

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k san
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k san

Father, 2 stepfathers, uncles.

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sharder8
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sharder8

Myself, my son, both my brothers and 4 brother-in-laws.

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I have vet friends!

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Would you consider using ChatGPT in your job?
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114 Votes

Would you consider using ChatGPT in your job?

Yes!

0

No!

1

Yes!

0 Comments
No one has commented yet

No!

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Dave Stalker
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Dave Stalker

AI is dangerous, very vulnerable to Misinformation and just spitting it back out. AI is NOT creative, real writers are creative. AI just re-arranges the factoids available to it. Teachers are alarmed that papers submitted by students might not be their work, just ChatGTP garbage.

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Do you think the Bend City Council should hear the gas station appeal?
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545 Votes

Do you think the Bend City Council should hear the gas station appeal?

Yes!

14

No!

1

Yes!

14 Comments
Susan Gaylord (Hidden Hills OR)
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Susan Gaylord (Hidden Hills OR)

This is an issue that has an effect on every commercial development in the whole city. A gas station is a dinosaur and we don’t need any more! The city needs to support walkability, bikability, and connectivity.

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Jane Roeser Gillette
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Jane Roeser Gillette

Voting FOR clean, walkable, bikeable neighborhood activities the encourage getting out of the car, meeting neighbors for coffee, ice cream, day care for kids from the elementary school nearby just makes sense. City council should listen to the residents who live in the neighborhood & act accordingly

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April Baynes
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April Baynes

SE Bend citizens deserve a micro-community that takes people out of their cars and walking and biking to healthy options for food and services. Another gas station in this area is redundant and downright disrespectful. City council listening to this issue is the right thing to do!!

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Jim Bullock
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Jim Bullock

I have lived in this area of Bend for 20+ years. There are 3 gas stations within 1 mile of this location and we do not want another. I ask the City Council to hear our objections to a gas station at Murphy/Brosterhaus. Listen to the homeowners and citizens and not $$$$. Thank You...

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Wendy Oconnor
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Wendy Oconnor

Because it is in direct conflict with the CCAP goals of reducing use of fossil fuel. Allowing a new gasoline station to be built in an established neighborhood with six existing fueling stations nearby does not align with demonstrating leadership in attaining CCAP goals, objectives or goals.

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Susan Cantrell
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Susan Cantrell

We do NOT want a gas station on Murphy and Brosterhaus. An out of town oil company does not make a good neighbor. Schools, a park, homes and multiple school bus stops shouldn't have to share space with this type of business. Our city should support their voters, not big business.

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Foster Fell
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Foster Fell

For transparency. For a more democratic process. 2000 petition signers should not be dismissed in what some might perceive as callow and arrogant.

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Lesley Sullivan
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Lesley Sullivan

Outdated city codes need to be addressed by the city.This is an example of how older codes are not acceptable to residents now. Why would a city allow polluting gas stations and businesses that greatly increase traffic in the middle of a residential neighborhood & blocks from an elementary school?

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James Christo
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James Christo

The Hearings Officer ignored city code and shifted the burden opposition. This is bad for Bend as developments will no longer have to comply with code and the city and opponents will have hire experts, conduct studies to prove the development doesn't meet code. this will hurt everyone.

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Kevin Johnson
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Kevin Johnson

Cities are banning new gas stations. Bend is allowing them in neighborhoods? Why doesn't the city of Bend listen to its residents' concerns in this neighborhood, 85% of whom oppose this gas station and have no problems getting gas 1 1/2 miles away? Residents want a grocery, brewpub, daycare.

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Steven Daniels
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Steven Daniels

Were you just kidding about all of your lofty "goals". Or, did the "contributions" from the developers persuade you to look the other way?

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Duane Wyman
0
Duane Wyman

City pushing an agenda w/o constituents support or input. City pushing it down the throats of the neighborhood directly affected. Take it slow w/appropriate discourse of the public!

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Gabe West
0
Gabe West

Bring to much traffic!

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Steven Daniels
Steven Daniels

Um, "to" much traffic? Homeschooled?

No!

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Ed Sink
1
Ed Sink

Way to late to worry about traffic, probably little if any increase.

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