Water Main Break Closes Road

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Crews in Cottage Grove say there was a water main break on S. 10th St. near Quincy Ave. Wednesday afternoon at about 2:20 p.m. The break lifted the entire road surface onĀ 10th St. between 4 to 6 inches in some places. Crews say S. 10th St. is closed to traffic between … Continue reading »

Road Work Causes Gas Leak

UPDATE 7 P.M.: Traffic has been reopened to the intersection.   EUGENE, Ore. — A gas leak forced crews to shut down a two-block radius of south Eugene on Friday afternoon. Officials say crews working on road repairs at Jefferson and 18th Avenue hit a gas line. Traffic was detoured while the leak was fixed. … Continue reading »

Prepare for Pearl Street Closure

EUGENE, Ore. — Pearl Street between 18th and 19th avenues will close for construction starting next week. Once construction begins, both motorists and cyclists will have to find a different way to get from 18th to 19th avenues. It’s only a one-block stretch, but throughout the day the street has constant traffic. “We’re having a … Continue reading »