Petition for Footbridge Started

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — One Springfield resident is taking action to make the intersection of 54th and Main streets safer by starting a petition to build a footbridge over Main St. According to the website, there have been more than ten fatalities in the last ten years. Four of those have been in the last two … Continue reading »

Pedestrians Call Crossing Main St. Tough

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Pedestrians say it can be tricky to make your way across Main St. even with a pedestrian signal, like the one you see at the 54th St. intersection. The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) says it bases the amount of time you get to cross a street on several factors including the … Continue reading »

Pedestrian Crash Closes Ferry St. Bridge

EUGENE, Ore. — A fatal vehicle-versus-pedestrian crash shut down the northbound lane of the Ferry St. Bridge in Eugene for several hours Wednesday night. Eugene Police Department and medics responded to the call of an accident just after 10 p.m. on Wednesday. According to police, a truck was heading northbound over the bridge when it … Continue reading »