Debating Future of S. Willamette St.

EUGENE, Ore. — A big turnout as the city of Eugene continues to debate the future direction of south Willamette Street. Dozens of people signed up to speak at Monday’s Eugene City Council meeting. The city’s mulling over three options for Willamette St. between 24th and 32nd Avenues. A majority of the people at the … Continue reading »

Crews Add Bicycle Lane to Willamette St.

EUGENE, Ore. — Cyclists have a new option to get from downtown Eugene to south Eugene. Construction crews reworked South Willamette Street from 19th to 23rd Avenues. The work included reducing the road to one lane, adding a new bike lane and preserving street parking. Cyclists say while they expect the traffic will remain high, … Continue reading »