Council Receives Update on New City Hall

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene City Council is getting an update on the new City Hall design project. The updated concept plan focuses on having a smaller carbon footprint than the old City Hall. This means that the building will be taller, five to three stories rather than the previous two and it will fit … Continue reading »

Eugene, Lane County Land Swap Discussion

EUGENE, Ore. — A potential land swap is in the works in downtown Eugene between the City of Eugene and Lane County. Both parties are discussing the possibility of swapping the county’s Butterfly Lot, a parking lot on the corner of 8th and Oak Streets in downtown Eugene, with part of the city’s unused City Hall building … Continue reading »

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 City leaders say the main entryway into City Hall is outdated.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 »

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