Road Construction Continues

EUGENE, Ore. — Roadwork will begin on a section of 13th Avenue in west Eugene, Monday. Construction crews will repair sidewalks first and then move onto repaving the street. From now until July, crews will work between Polk and Washington streets. In July, they’ll work between Garfield and Polk streets.

Road Repair Season Begins

EUGENE, Ore. —   Road repair season is now underway, and the City of Eugene wants people to be aware of all the projects planned for the next few months. There are 17 projects planned in all. The first will take place on Goodpasture Loop, where utility crews are already prepping the road for work. These … Continue reading »

National Safe Digging Month

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — April is National Safe Digging Month, and local utility companies are reminding homeowners and businesses to call 811 before digging. Striking a live line, such as a power line or gas line, can cause service interruption, costly damages and even injury. That’s why the law says people must call 811 before they … Continue reading »

Road Closure During Spring Break

EUGENE, Ore. — A stretch of 19th Avenue in front of South Eugene High School will be closed to traffic during spring break. Eugene public works will be replacing damaged concrete panels between High and Ferry streets. The two-block section will be closed for the entire week to give the concrete enough time to cure, … Continue reading »

Corvallis Intersection Construction

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Construction is underway at an intersection that pedestrians, bicyclists, and drivers have been complaining about for years. Oregon State University has partnered with the City of Corvallis for an estimated $4.3 million construction project to re-align the intersection of 15th Street and Washington Way. The area serves as a main artery into … Continue reading »

Springfield Bridge to be Repaired

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The historic Willamette River Bridge in Springfield is about to get a facelift, and ODOT wants to let drivers know about some scheduled closures and delays coming up. Commonly called the Springfield bridge, it’s located on the west end of Springfield, and is part of Main Street and OR 126B. Repair work … Continue reading »

ShelterCare Begins Construction

EUGENE, Ore. — A renovation project at ShelterCare in the Whiteaker Neighborhood is is under way. Administrators with the nonprofit says the location on West 4th Avenue in downtown Eugene is perfect because it’s at the center of the 11 other facilities in the area. ShelterCare has been trying to raise money for renovations since … Continue reading »

HWY 126 Construction Causes Delays

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Drivers traveling on Highway 126 should expect some delays, Monday. A paving project to resurface the road will close the left lane in different spots throughout the day. Construction crews will close off sections between I-5 and Main Street in Springfield. Drivers should expect minor delays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. … Continue reading »

Construction on I-5 This Week

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Drivers should prepare for some company on Interstate 5 this week because several construction projects will be under way. ODOT crews will be sealing asphalt along an 18-mile section between mileposts 234 and 216 from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. on Monday. Then, starting on Tuesday, the Franklin Boulevard exit on the … Continue reading »

Corvallis Construction Causes Congestion

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Drivers can expect some extra traffic on 4th Street in Corvallis until mid-October, while the City replaces a pipe. The storm water system project began last year, but started back up again on Thursday. The City says it is fixing a storm water system pipe that is not working properly between Western Boulevard and … Continue reading »

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