Springfield Discusses Downtown Changes

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The city of Springfield is proposing some changes to hopefully spark even more downtown development. Several new businesses have opened up in downtown Springfield over the last few years. And the city wants that trend to continue, which is why it wants to make sure all storefronts are safe and inviting to … Continue reading »

New Bike Shop In Downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new bike shop is now open in downtown Springfield, just in time for the warm weather. Cycle Logical has been open since April 1 but the owner is still as thrilled about it as he was on opening day and he’s not the only one excited about being in business on … Continue reading »

Springfield Nonprofit Buys Property

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A local nonprofit is attempting to draw in new business to the downtown Springfield area. The Springfield Renaissance Development Corporation (SRDC) just bought property on Main Street. The SRDC is best know for its work with the Wildish Center just down the street from the property. And it, along with neighboring businesses, … Continue reading »

Lundberg Welcomes Piercy to Art Walk

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Mayor Christine Lundberg will welcome a special guest at Springfield’s Second Friday Art Walk: Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy. Piercy will accompany Lundberg on a meet-and-greet tour of downtown Springfield. “It will be a wonderful opportunity to showcase some of the best Springfield has to offer,” Lundberg said in a statement. The Art … Continue reading »

Two Dead Bodies Found in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield police officers are investigating two dead bodies found in a downtown building. Investigators have been at the scene near South A and 7th streets since noon Thursday. Police say these deaths are a result of illegal and suspicious activity at an old and vacant auto dealership building, which has proven to … Continue reading »