Maybe at last, growth really will be this area’s big issue — Opinion

When I moved here more than a quarter century ago my boss asked what was the biggest issue faced by local communities. “Growth” was my answer. Though somewhat premature at the time, I might still give a similar response today.

Clatsop County has experienced a population expansion of around 14 percent since 1990. Pacific County added roughly 10 percent to its year-round residents in these years.

Source: The Daily Astorian