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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Amazon Parkway closed starting January 21

Amazon Parkway will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, January 21. The closure will impact both southbound and northbound lanes, between 19th and 24th avenues, and could last until February 7. Drivers should expect delays as they travel around the ...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Speed limit reduction for East and West Amazon drives

People driving in parts of south Eugene should expect to slow down. Public Works crews on the week of January 6 will reduce the speed limit on both East and West Amazon drives to 30 miles per hour. The current speed limit is 35 miles per hour.

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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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Public Works
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Temporary Crossing open on Highway 99

The new temporary crossing on Highway 99, north of Roosevelt Boulevard, is now open and operational. Public Works staff designed and constructed the crosswalk with the goal of creating a safer crossing for people using the busy highway and those living at...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Round two of leaf season starts in 2019

If your new year’s resolution includes clearing out any remaining leaves, you’re in luck. Public Works crews will start their second round of the Leaf Collection and Delivery Program during the first week of 2019.

“As we finish up our first round through t...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 28, 2018

City of Eugene launches redesign of Franklin Boulevard

This winter, the City of Eugene is launching the redesign of one of its busiest streets, Franklin Boulevard. Over the next year, City staff will be working with people throughout the community to transform the busy road into a multi-modal urban street tha...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Franklin Boulevard Transformation

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Currently, Franklin Blvd is dominated by people driving high speeds and a lack of safe crossings for people walking or biking, but the City wants to transform the boulevard into a street that serves the needs of all members of the community! To help the C...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Amazon Drive Speed Limit Reductions

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People driving should expect to slow down on East and West Amazon drives. This week Public Works will reduce the speed limit on both roads to 30 miles per hour. The current speed limit is 35 miles per hour.“Reducing the speed limit is all about ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Amazon Active Transportation Corridor Construction Begins

Amazon Active Transportation Corridor

Beginning in October, the City of Eugene will construct a series of walking and biking projects along East Amazon Drive and Hilyard Street in south Eugene.

You can see a full project description and map on the project website. Here are the details of proje...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

City of Eugene Part of Street Design Pilot

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City of Eugene staff are working with Remix, a platform used to develop transit plans (including Lane Transit District), to pilot a new transportation planning tool. The platform allows users to develop street design scenarios, share them, and edit them i...

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Public Works Transportation
Posted on: December 3, 2018

High Street Protected Bike Lane

High Street Bikeway

In June, there was an open house to see exhibits and discuss design options for continuing the "Ridgeline to River Bikeway" through downtown.  The bikeway includes both on-street and off-street bicycling facilities that people riding bi...

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