Yaquina River Dredging Project

TOLEDO, Ore. — Yaquina Bay hopes to be a lot cleaner thanks to a new cleanup grant. The Port of Toledo awarded the Yaquina River Cleanup Project more than $230,000 from their Marine Navigation Improvement Fund. The grant will be used to clean up sediment contamination around the Fred Wahl Dry Dock. This will supplement … Continue reading »

Highway 20 Repair Project Complete

Near EDDYVILLE, Ore. — A road repair project west of Eddyville has been completed ahead of schedule. A section of foundation under Highway 20 had eroded into the Yaquina River earlier this week, and ODOT restricted traffic to a single lane while repairs were under way. The project was expected to take two or three … Continue reading »

ODOT Considers Closing Lane on Hwy. 20

Near EDDYVILLE, Ore. — ODOT is mulling a decision to close down one lane of Highway 20, about six miles west of Eddyville. The Yaquina River eroded part of the highway’s foundation, which collapsed into the water. That section needs to be rebuilt and repaved. ODOT needs to put out a bid and select a … Continue reading »