Eugene City Officials Warn Uber

EUGENE, Ore. — City officials say they’ve informed ride share program Uber it needs to follow the city’s instructions or suspend operations. They’ve previously said the program is operating illegally and that it needs to become licensed, and drivers need to be certified. City officials say at a work session next month they’ll discuss whether … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Uber Contacts City of Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene says Uber has now contacted them about the licensing issue, and it’s begun providing requested information. As we were first to report, the city said Uber was not responding to emails or phone calls. In the meantime, the city of Eugene says it wants to do what it … Continue reading »

Business Commute Challenge Continues

EUGENE, Ore. — Three down, four to go in the seven-day 2014 Business Commute Challenge. Tuesday, the challenge included breakfast at the bridges where cyclists received a free bike tune up. For one week, local businesses and employees are teaming up to see who can get the greatest number of employees to drive less. They’re … Continue reading »

Business Commute Challenge Kicks Off

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Business Commute Challenge kicks off Saturday. Last year, more than 2,000 people helped save more than 69,000 miles by biking, busing, walking and carpooling. Marcia Maffei joined us live in the studio for KEZI 9 News This Morning to tell us all about it.