Fern Ridge Path Closed for Repairs

EUGENE, Ore. — Starting Sept. 9, parts of a popular bike and running path in Eugene are closed to the public. The Fern Ridge Path along Amazon Creek will be under construction as part of a two-part project. First, crews will work to stabilize the bank to prevent the eroding of the creek banks. After … Continue reading »

Bronze Medallion Stolen from Bike Path

EUGENE, Ore. — Police are looking for a bronze medallion that someone stole from the Fern Ridge Bike Path. They took a report Wednesday that the medallion along the path at Greenhill Road and Royal Avenue was pried loose and taken sometime in October. It’s one of a few medallions that indicate points of interest … Continue reading »

Vandals Tag Fern Ridge Bike Trail

EUGENE, Ore. — The newly constructed bike trail at Garfield and Fern Ridge Bike Trail in west Eugene has already been defaced. While some say graffiti art is an act of self expression, neighbors are not impressed. “I’m an artist. Yes, it’s an expression. I’m always real curious what I’m going to see, but it’s … Continue reading »