ODOT Updates Council on Beltline Plan

EUGENE, Ore. — Part of the Beltline in Eugene is labeled as one of the worst roadways in the state, but improvements are still years away. ODOT is looking to improve the area. It’s now six years into a major road facility plan. The two big things to note–drivers won’t see any improvements for another … Continue reading »

Beltline I-5 NB Ramp Closed Overnight

EUGENE, Ore. — The northbound I-5 on-ramp on Beltline Highway will be closed overnight Monday. From 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., drivers will have to use alternate routes to get onto I-5 north. Contractors are going to adjust the ramp’s elevation to match the newly-aligned Beltline. Monday night’s work is part of a two-year road … Continue reading »

Crash Causing Delays on Beltline Highway

EUGENE, Ore. — A crash on Beltline westbound just west of Coburg Road is causing delays for drivers. The crash happened around 6 p.m. Two vehicles are involved–a tanker truck and a car. ODOT says drivers should expect long delays while police investigate. We will post updates as more information becomes available.

ODOT Installs Beltline Ramp Meters

EUGENE, Ore. — ODOT is diving into its construction season, including moving ahead with metered-ramp projects on Beltline Highway. Crews added some of the signage on the ramps, sparking some interest from drivers. The actual meters won’t go up for a couple more months through. The systems will be installed in four locations–River Road, River … Continue reading »

Crash Closes Beltline for Six Hours

EUGENE, Ore. — An early morning crash shut down the eastbound lanes of the Beltline Highway for nearly six hours Sunday. The crash happened near the River Road exit just before 5 a.m. Eugene Police said a Brian Andrew Bierce, 25 of Fresno, was travelling the wrong way on Beltline and hit another car┬áhead on … Continue reading »