Public Weighs in on City Hall Design

EUGENE, Ore. — The architects have yet to create to create the plans for Eugene’s new City Hall, but the design is already drawing mixed reviews. The city held an open house Monday night where people could see how the concepts are coming together. The city’s planning to build the project in phases. The first … Continue reading »

Eugene City Hall Open House

EUGENE, Ore. — The City of Eugene will hold its first open house Monday for input on a new city hall.¬†Developers on the project say they want to take an old city hall and turn it into something that’s more inviting. They say that starts with a building that’s more transparent, which welcomes the community … Continue reading »

Eugene City Hall Renderings Revealed

EUGENE, Ore. — The public got its first look at what could be the future face of the city. Architects revealed some drawings of what the new City Hall could look like. The council tasked Rowell Brokaw architects with coming up with designs that will be built in phases at the current City Hall location. … Continue reading »

Springfield Redesigning City Hall Plaza

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Changes may be on the way to Springfield’s City Hall plaza for the first time since the early ’80s. City leaders say the main entryway into City Hall is outdated. From cracks in the pavement to bland walls, the city says it doesn’t really capture the interest of people, so they’re making … Continue reading »

Springfield City Hall May Get Makeover

Springfield, ORE. — Changes may be coming to the Springfield City Hall entry plaza. Councilors held a work session Monday, where they talked about changes to the plaza. They say the area near the fountain hasn’t had any upgrades since the 1980s. They’d like to see it become more of a usable space for families … Continue reading »

Coburg Takes Steps to Buy City Hall

COBURG, Ore. — The Coburg City Council is taking a big step towards purchasing a new City Hall. Councilors voted 4 to 1 Tuesday tonight to approve a supplemental budget. That budget now needs to be submitted to a financing entity. If financing is approved, the city could complete a transaction in the next 6 … Continue reading »

Coburg Considers New City Hall

COBURG, Ore. — The Coburg City Council is looking at buying a new building to house its City Hall. The price tag for a new building sits at about a half a million dollars. The city has wanted to move buildings for nearly two decades. Coburg Mayor Jae Pudewell says the move is needed. “It’s … Continue reading »

City Hall Project Contractor Selected

EUGENE, Ore. — A new city hall is one step closer to reality. A local contractor was selected to rebuild the aging structure, Monday. The city has been wanting to rebuild the building on Pearl Street for quite some time because of its vulnerability to earthquakes. After years of uncertainty, city leaders decided to hire … Continue reading »

Eugene Nears City Hall Firm Decision

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene’s one step closer to finding the future designer of the Eugene City Hall. The city narrowed its list of developers for the new city hall down to three; all three finalists have ties to Eugene. Those firms are Robertson Sherwood Architects, Rowell Rokaw Architects and THA Architecture.¬†Two of … Continue reading »

Council Moves to Rebuild City Hall

EUGENE, Ore. — In about two years, Eugene could have a very different-looking city hall. At Wednesday afternoon’s work session, the council voted to start design work on the building. While the decision was unanimous, with Tuesday night’s public hearing fresh on their minds, many councilors did express concerns about how they should go about … Continue reading »

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