Monthly Archives: February 2011

Mayor Announces Strategic Planning Commission

Toledo Mayor Jerry Pratt announces the formation of a Strategic Planning Commission for the community his 699 constituents call home.

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Survey Responses to Guide Strategic Plan

Over 50 community surveys have been submitted in the first two days, and these responses are already helping shape the direction of Vision:TOLEDO’s next step — Strategic Planning. If you’d like be a contributor to the Vision:TOLEDO effort going forward, … Continue reading

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Used Bookstore Cleanup Effort Welcomes Help

If you’d like to lend help and support to Anita as she continues work cleaning the burned-out bookstore, please call her. (See related note on Vision:TOLEDO Facebook page.) Sifting through fire debris can be a discouraging task. Having friends and … Continue reading

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Chronicle Article About February 17 Meeting

“Technology and history may help Toledo rebound from a devastating fire and economic slowdown. If only a fraction of the ideas spawned Thursday night hatch, Toledo will be a thriving hub for technology-based businesses and a tourist destination for history … Continue reading

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Grassroots Movement Aims to Revitalize Downtown Toledo

TOLEDO — In recent months, this small town’s downtown area has suffered several shocks. First, a Christmas Day fire destroyed a historic, block-long building that housed an antique store, museum and a used book store. Last month the pharmacy closed. … Continue reading

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Vision:TOLEDO Meeting February 17th

The community is invited to a Vision:TOLEDO meeting from 7-9PM on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Toledo Middle School. After a formal presentation, participants will have an opportunity to share ideas in facilitated break-out groups before reconvening for a culminating … Continue reading

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Voters approve school levy for the Toledo School District

Voters in Toledo passed a two-year maintenance and operations levy Feb 8. The Toledo School District maintenance and operations levy passed with 59.66 percent of the vote. The $995,000, two-year levy is an extension of the current levy.

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Historic Toledo Dusts Off Ashes

Toledo, Washington – February 7, 2011 – After a Christmas Day fire destroyed an historic building in downtown Toledo and two other businesses were forced to close due to economic slowdown, this small Southwest Washington town on the Cowlitz river … Continue reading

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Welcome to Vision:TOLEDO. This website represents the collaborative efforts – current and future – of the many people who care about our community. Whether you’re a current resident, former resident or just a fan, please visit often. Exciting things are … Continue reading

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