Volunteers in Brogan seek help for park, community hall upkeep

The rustic outhouse and pleasant park in Brogan are a welcome break for highway travelers, but community volunteers say they can't afford the upkeep anymore. (The Enterprise/LES ZAITZ)

BROGAN – The emergency in this rural community might not be apparent but it is very real to volunteers now turning to Malheur County for help.

One indication is in the city park along U.S. 26, where a portable toilet decorated as a rustic outhouse is closed. There is no money for monthly service.

“We can’t afford to . . .