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 »