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Posted on: September 12, 2019

New Pipe Repair Equipment

Have you ever had to repair a live sewer pipe under sidewalks, trees, streets, bridges, or waterways? Subsurface crews have and it can be very challenging. Now we have new equipment and a new process to streamline these repairs. 

The subsurface ma...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 12, 2019

UpStream Art Contest and Artists Return

For the second year in a row, the stormwater program will be adding several small murals adjacent to downtown storm drains. The murals depict wildlife along with messages about keeping pollution out of local waterways. In August, 22 artists submitted idea...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 29, 2018

United Airlines adding Chicago Service in June

Officials with United Airlines have announced new air service between Eugene and Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD). 

The once-daily service will feature two-class service on a regional jet, with the first flight from Eugene on June 6, 201...

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News

Posted on: September 9, 2019

Vision Zero Celebration Event, October 1st

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Vision Zero Celebration Event:

Date: Tuesday, October 1Time: 4:00-5:30pmLocation: Fire Station on 2nd & ChambersPlease join the City of Eugene in kicking off implementation of our Vision Zero Action Plan! The event will focus on the next steps City of ...

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Public Works Transportation
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Second Closure for South Bank Bike Path Starts Monday September 16

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UPDATE: This post previously stated the closure would begin on Monday, September 9th but construction work by EWEB has been delayed.

Starting Monday, September 16, construction crews will close the second portion of the South Bank Path, between the Hilyard...

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Public Works Transportation
Posted on: September 5, 2019

EmGo! A New Sustainable Option for Commuting in Downtown Eugene

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EmGo is a year-long pilot project by Lane Transit District, Lane Council of Governments, Lane County, and City of Eugene to provide a convenient mobility-on-demand option for those who live, work, and enjoy all that downtown Eugene has to offer. The servi...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Students Ride for Free on LTD!

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This June, LTD Board of Directors voted to provide FREE transit passes to students in grades K-12. LTD is currently working with local school districts to finalize the program to work in conjunction with the TouchPass Electronic Fare system by January 1, ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Bicycle Friendly Community Survey

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The City of Eugene recently applied to update our Bicycle Friendly Community status from the League of American Bicyclists. As part of their review process, the League wants your input on bicycling in Eugene. Please take a minute to complete this survey a...

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Public Works Transportation
Posted on: September 4, 2019

We're Hiring! Community Engagement Coordinator

The City of Eugene Public Works, Engineering Division is hiring for a Community Engagement Coordinator.  Ideally, we will find someone with both communication and transportation experience. One of the tasks of the position will be editing the InM...

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