Corvallis Parking District Plan Passes

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Parking around Oregon State University’s campus has been a controversial topic for years: neighbors have been speaking out, saying students, staff, and faculty are taking up their on-street parking. But on Monday night, the Corvallis City Council passed a new parking district plan that will restrict more drivers from parking around campus … Continue reading »

OSU Releases Final Parking Plans

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Drivers can say goodbye to student and staff parking permits at Oregon State University come fall term. After taking public input for the past few months, the university has released its final plan for a new parking system. It includes three different priced parking zones. Outer (C) zones will cost $95; B … Continue reading »

City to Remove Credit Parking Meters

EUGENE, Ore. — You may want to carry extra change on you next time you visit downtown Eugene. The city is pulling the plug on credit card parking meters. Last summer, the city of Eugene had the opportunity to field test the credit card meters before buying them. It installed about 75 if them in … Continue reading »

OSU Presents Parking Plan to Council

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Parking on campus is an ongoing issue, but the question remains: how to make it better? Oregon State University presented its new zonal parking plan to the Corvallis City Council Monday evening. The proposal, which would take effect Sept. 15, would get rid of student and staff parking permits and replace them … Continue reading »

OSU Proposes Parking Plan

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The parking plan could be changing at Oregon State University, to make it a little easier to find a parking spot. OSU is proposing a new zone parking system to the Corvallis City Council Monday night. The zone parking system would mean no more student or staff parking lots. Instead commuters would … Continue reading »

OSU Parking Changes Up for Discussion

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Parking around the Oregon State University campus can be a challenge. That’s why the school is asking for your input on changes to parking zones next year. OSU says thousands of its parking spots aren’t used every day, usually the spaces on the outskirts of campus. The university is proposing a zone … Continue reading »

City Looks to Expand Overnight Parking

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield City Council is considering a proposal to expand a program for homeless people who sleep in their vehicles. It will hold a vote Monday night on whether to allow multiple vehicles to park at properties that choose to let campers stay there. The city’s overnight parking program currently allows one vehicle … Continue reading »

Downtown Eugene Provides Parking Options

EUGENE, Ore. — Parking is a premium in any downtown area and Eugene is no exception. The city says parking is available; in fact, Parking Services has received international recognition for its innovations. About 50,000 parking violations are issued each year with the majority near the University of Oregon. That’s down from 90,000 per year, … Continue reading »

EWEB Rents Parking Lot for Schools

EUGENE, Ore. — EWEB is helping local schools raise money during Oregon Duck games, and Saturday you can help them out too. For $10, game-goers can use the parking lot at EWEB’s headquarters. Money raised goes to Willagillespie Elementary School this week. EWEB says it wants to help schools get funding for needed programs. “We … Continue reading »

Park & Cheer for a Cause

EUGENE, Ore. — Cheering on the Ducks? Then you can also cheer on a good cause. LANECO Federal Credit Union is opening its parking lot on Saturday to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network. All you have to do is park your car there for $20 and half of the proceeds will be donated … Continue reading »

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