County to Address SLEEPS Concerns

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County Commissioners are putting together a plan to address safety and sanitation concerns after human feces were discovered near the SLEEPS camp downtown. Protesters are still camped out in the Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza and say they have no plans to leave the area any time soon. In fact, they … Continue reading »

Downtown Eugene Sanitation Concerns

EUGENE, Ore. — Both the city of Eugene and Lane County said they’ve found human feces on and around the site where homeless advocates are protesting in downtown Eugene. ┬áThe group called SLEEPS said this isn’t true. The group of SLEEPS protesters outside of city hall continues to grow each day and Lane County administrators … Continue reading »

Sanitation Issues Near SLEEPS Camp

EUGENE, Ore. — While the Eugene Celebration takes place downtown, homeless rights advocates are staying put. Protesters with SLEEPS have set up tents in the downtown area. Demonstrators say that some of the campers were previously staying in the wetlands on the outskirts of town, but moved here when they were forced out. The group … Continue reading »