Beltline I-5 NB Ramp Closed Overnight

EUGENE, Ore. — The northbound I-5 on-ramp on Beltline Highway will be closed overnight Monday. From 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., drivers will have to use alternate routes to get onto I-5 north. Contractors are going to adjust the ramp’s elevation to match the newly-aligned Beltline. Monday night’s work is part of a two-year road … Continue reading »

Eugene Road Construction in Full Swing

EUGENE, Ore. — This week will be a busy one for road construction in Eugene. Work began Monday on Fifth Avenue from Blair Boulevard to High Street. Lincoln Street to Washington Street will be closed for reconstruction. Tenth Avenue from Jefferson to Olive streets will also be under construction, as well as some parts of … Continue reading »

Old Asphalt Used for New Roads

EUGENE, Ore. — Green technology is helping construction crews use our old roads to pave the way for the new ones. This is part of the project to rebuild Lorane Highway in south Eugene. Crews tear up the old road, and then they add new concrete to the ground-up surface, which makes the road stronger. … Continue reading »

Lorane Highway Repairs Begin

EUGENE, Ore. — Road repairs will cause delays for some drivers in south Eugene starting Tuesday. Crews are repairing the pavement on parts of Lorane Highway. Drivers can expect periodic closures between Paige Avenue and Washington Street during that time. Eugene Public Works says the road will be closed to traffic in two places: Paige … Continue reading »

I-5/Beltline Construction Begins

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — ODOT crews will begin construction on one of the area’s busiest freeway interchanges this week. Crews plan to start Monday on phase three of the Interstate 5 and Beltline interchange project. The two-year project will include new ramps on to southbound I-5 and a new overpass. Construction is expected to last through … Continue reading »

City Weighs W. 18th Construction Options

EUGENE, Ore. — A new construction project could come at a cost for people living along West 18th Avenue. Eugene is planning to repave the road next year and is considering multiple options, including getting rid of street parking. At an open house meeting Tuesday night, engineers laid out the construction possibilities. Repaired potholes and … Continue reading »

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