A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Rats! Council hears what can and can’t be done

Written May 28th, 2021 by Hasso Hering

Does Albany have a growing problem with rats? Not really, and if it does there’s little the city can do. That, paraphrased, was the answer the city council got when the question came up toward of the end of its meeting on Wednesday night.

From a bike you see a lot including this

Written October 9th, 2020 by Hasso Hering

Is it a sign of anything if you find a dead rat in the gutter of a city street in Albany? Probably not, but it does make you think about rats, at least for a while.

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