A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley
Albany City Council discussions about the portable toilet outside a downtown church are probably over — for one year, at least.
The First Christian Church in downtown Albany will be able to keep its outhouse for the homeless, but not without applying for a city permit.
Will the portable toilet outside of Albany’s First Christian Church be allowed to stay? On Monday the city council didn’t say yes, and it didn’t say no. Instead, Mayor Sharon Konopa referred the question to the city staff for a report.