Faerieworlds Celebrates Last Festival

EUGENE, Ore. — Sunday marked the last time people will be celebrating the Faerieworlds Festival in Eugene. Festival organizers say Lane County cancelled their contract after residents put up a fight against large outdoor gatherings at Emerald Meadows. What this all means is that next year they’ll set up shop near Portland at Horning’s Hideout. … Continue reading »

Events Cancelled at Emerald Meadows

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County has put a halt to major events at Emerald Meadows. The Lane County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to suspend large events at the park beginning in 2015. Neighbors who’ve been fighting for Emerald Meadows are relieved, overjoyed and ready to get back to some peace and quiet. They say … Continue reading »

Commissioners Discuss Emerald Meadows

EUGENE, Ore. — It was a heated discussion at the Lane County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday morning on the future of Emerald Meadows. That’s the venue where a controversial concert happened this past summer. It’s quiet and calm right now on Mt. Pisgah, but neighbors say when there are events there during the summer, … Continue reading »

Task Force to Study Emerald Meadows

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Board of Commissioners talked about Emerald Meadows, Tuesday, where a controversial concert was held over the summer. Lane County Public Works is in charge of forming a task force to study using the Eugene park as a future events center. Neighbors in the area are against it. Commissioners say … Continue reading »