Springfield Bridge Work Begins Monday

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Drivers who cross the Willamette River on Main Street in SpringfieldĀ  might want to take a different route during the next two days. Starting Monday traffic will go down to a single lane on the Westbound bridge. ODOT crews will be inspecting the bridge. Then, Thursday night from 9:00 p.m. until 4:00 … Continue reading »

Springfield Bridge to be Repaired

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The historic Willamette River Bridge in Springfield is about to get a facelift, and ODOT wants to let drivers know about some scheduled closures and delays coming up. Commonly called the Springfield bridge, it’s located on the west end of Springfield, and is part of Main Street and OR 126B. Repair work … Continue reading »

High-Speed Chase Ends on Bridge

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police say a 15-year-old driving his parents’ SUV led them on a high-speed chase early Thursday morning in Springfield. Police say the chase ended on the Springfield Bridge after the driver crashed into one of the support beams going more than 90 miles per hour. Police say it was just after 1 … Continue reading »