County Keeps Tires Out of Landfill

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County is stepping up efforts to keep tires out of the landfill. Instead, you can drop tires off at any one of the county’s 16 waste transfer stations. There’s a small fee–$2 per tire or $3 if the tire is still attached to the rim. It’s a small price to pay … Continue reading »

Local Tire Companies Busy

EUGENE, Ore. — Local tire companies say these winter conditions are keeping them busy. The Goodyear on 7th Avenue in downtown Eugene says when the first snowfall hits, it sees about 50 percent more customers coming in to pick up seasonal tires. Many are chaining up for the passes as well. “Soon as there’s snow … Continue reading »