City Hosts Parks Essay Contest for Kids

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene wants to hear from kids in Lane County about what they like about local parks. The Parks and Open Space Department is holding an essay contest for 5 to 13-year-olds. Mayor Kitty Piercy will read winning essays at a council meeting, and winners will get a 30-day pass … Continue reading »

Eugene Residents Explore Local Parks

EUGENE, Ore. — As the weather changes, so does the scenery at many Eugene parks. A group of Eugene residents went to the Delta Ponds for an interactive nature walk Saturday. Tour guides from the Eugene Parks and Recreation department led the walk. They pointed out beaver lodges, geese, and other wildlife around the marshland. … Continue reading »