Homeless Rest Stop Open House

EUGENE, Ore. — Community members had a chance to tour the newest homeless rest stop in Eugene Saturday. The Nightingale Health Sanctuary opened in December. It’s near Lane County Behavioral Health, across from Autzen Stadium. It’s home to about 20 people and has room for ten more. Residents say they’re very happy at the new, … Continue reading »

Council Holds Hearing on Homeless Issues

EUGENE, Ore. — ┬áThe Eugene City Council found little support for its plan to expand its camping program for area homeless, but now has better direction on how to proceed. During what was at times a passionate meeting nightly night, councilors heard about why their current proposal wouldn’t work. Dozens spoke at the public hearing … Continue reading »