Starbucks Sets Sights on Chad Drive

EUGENE, Ore. — Chad Drive in Eugene could soon be home to a drive-thru Starbucks. The city is doing a traffic study to see if the location makes sense. The coffee shop hopes to open shop at Chad Drive and Coburg Road between Taco Bell and Video Only. The city of Eugene’s planning department says … Continue reading »

Part of Coburg Road to Close for Repairs

EUGENE, Ore. — Road crews are going to shut down part of the intersection of Coburg Road and Chad Drive at 6 p.m. Friday near the Eugene Costco. During that time, drivers will not be allowed to turn on or off Chad Drive. Eugene Public Works says the closure is phase three of its paving … Continue reading »

Chad Drive at Coburg Road to Close

EUGENE, Ore. – The intersection of Coburg Road and Chad Drive will be closed for the next two weekends. Starting 6 p.m. Friday through 9 a.m. Monday the intersection will be closed for reconstruction. One lane in each direction on Coburg Road and business driveways on Coburg Road will be open during construction. For alternative … Continue reading »

Eugene Holds Rezoning Open House

EUGENE, Ore. — A complex zoning code may be preventing businesses from setting up shop on Chad Drive in Eugene. The city’s looking at simplifying the code in order to attract more businesses to the area. A senior planner with the city says some tenants have read the code and become very confused. It seems … Continue reading »

Power Restored in North Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Two big power outages have happened in Eugene in the past three days, but the one Thursday morning wasn’t caused by a downed tree. A little after 4 a.m., about 940 residents along the north end of Coburg Road lost power. “Our biggest concern was making sure we could get the power … Continue reading »