Water Main Break Still Not Repaired

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Last week’s water main break in Cottage Grove is still not repaired and may not be for weeks. Crews are closely monitoring the area because it’s now prone to sinkholes. The break happened Wednesday on South 10th Street between Monroe and Quincy avenues. Water service in the area has been restored, … Continue reading »

EWEB Starts Water Main Project

EUGENE, Ore. — The summer construction season is just a couple months away, and EWEB is getting a jump start. It started work Monday to replace a four-inch water main that runs along 10th Avenue between Olive and Charnelton streets. That needs to be finished before a big paving project this summer. “It’s really an … Continue reading »

Water Main Shutdown to Affect Winchester

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The City of Roseburg will shut down a water main in the Winchester area on Tuesday. The water will be shut off on Jan. 22 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. so crews work on installing a new water main between Hooker Road and the Water Treatment Plant on Pioneer Way. The … Continue reading »

EWEB Crews Replace Water Main

EUGENE, Ore. — EWEB crews partially shut down a busy downtown Eugene intersection Monday to replace an old water main. Back in August, the main ruptured, causing massive flooding in the area. Crews did a quick fix but needed to put in about 800 feet of new pipe. “It’s an old cast iron pipe, about … Continue reading »

EWEB Crews to Replace Water Main

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s summer. It’s a season of sun and fun. And road construction. The dry weather gives crews a chance to tackle some construction work. EWEB will tear up the streets at Willakenzie and Coburg roads to replace an old water main. EWEB says a lot of the city’s water utilities infrastructure was … Continue reading »