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What should be done with the dead trees cut down along Hwy. 20?
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1096 Votes

What should be done with the dead trees cut down along Hwy. 20?

Leave them there.

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Sell the lumber.

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Leave them there.

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Linda Nolin
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Linda Nolin

Let people cut it up for fire wood! So many couldn't get wood because of the fire danger and cutting was closed. I for one do not have enough wood to last the winter.

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Len Parsons
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Len Parsons

And let people cut them up for firewood

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Sell the lumber.

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Brandy Barr
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Brandy Barr

HELP PEOPLE BY SELLING IT CHEAPER THAN MOST THAT JUST MONEY HUNGRY!!! $25 A CORD WOULD HELP A LOT OF SENIORS ON S.S. THAT HAVE TO LIVE DAY BY DAY TO SURVIVE!!!

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Robert Keepers
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Robert Keepers

Give the wood to poor

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Ka San
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Ka San

I agree with Leslie. Donate the wood to people who may not be able to afford to buy it.

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Leslie Ann
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Leslie Ann

Not sell but donate to those who need to heat with wood.

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Gramma Jean
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Gramma Jean

Let private firewood companies come there to clean it up, then sell it.

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sharder8
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sharder8

Leaving it that provides more fuel for future fires. The profits from selling the lumber will help the industry and provide jobs and funds for reforestation projects or upgrades to the rec areas.

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Matthew Carter
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Matthew Carter

What's the point of leaving a bunch of dead trees along the road that ODOT (or whom ever) killed??? I get trees are natural but their demise was not.

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GT Thomas
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GT Thomas

Duh do you really have to ask why we should not waste wood.

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Richard Dillard
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Richard Dillard

I would hate to see these trees go to waste and the forest service could put the money to good use

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Mou Chat Reed
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Mou Chat Reed

Use them for heavens sake.

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Duane Oakes
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Duane Oakes

I would not sell the lumber. what I would like to see is the lumber milled into post and other timbers to use on our roads and hwys. This lumber could be used for guardrails and signage along Oregon.

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Sharon Catania
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Sharon Catania

Do not leave them there, but do not cut them down for selling, either. They have been sprayed with herbicide, so if someone were to burn them as firewood, it would be a risk to health.

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Michael Stream
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Michael Stream

Sell it off to highest bidder. Use funds to restore other forest areas. This also gets it all cleaned up to help in avoiding more forest fires.

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Teri Williams
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Teri Williams

Sell the lumber....need to open our forests to timber sales and clean up the mess.

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Are higher prices affecting your restaurant/grocery choices?

Are higher prices affecting your restaurant/grocery choices?

Yes!

3

No!

2

Yes!

3 Comments
Dianne Price
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Dianne Price

By only what is really needed & don't eat out,

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Greg Norton
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Greg Norton

Because if everyone would of voted republican, we wouldn't be in this situation! Our state is ruined because of liberals.

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Gabe West
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Gabe West

It's Biden fault for the inflation not russia

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CB
CB

Gabe, my dude, you have to stop screaming like a mad man about Biden and Democrats. You do nothing for your cause. It's so disappointing to see a grown man behave the way you do.

Steven Daniels
Steven Daniels

Completely unresponsive to the question. Apparently, no problem on this site.

No!

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Did you stay in or did you go out to celebrate this 4th of July?
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221 Votes

Did you stay in or did you go out to celebrate this 4th of July?

I stayed home

3

I went out

3

I stayed home

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John Philo
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John Philo

Cant afford to go out with the Biden economy.

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CB
CB

You can't afford to go to a public park or watch the free firework show? Maybe get a job, hippy.

Gabe West
Gabe West

Can't afford the gas!

Dianne Price
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Dianne Price

Had family & a BBQ!!

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I went out

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Kimmy Wasatch
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Kimmy Wasatch

BB Cue with friends and watch fireworks show. Great day and proud Americans celebrating.

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Gabe West
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Gabe West

Celebrated with my church this morning

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