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Jun 28, 2012 at 4:44 PM
If your street has been torn up by road work, thank your neighbors: they helped pay for it. Property owners in Eugene pay a voter-approved tax to pay for road work here and combat potholes.
Apr 20, 2011 at 4:49 PM
Rising costs and sagging tax revenues amidst a soft economy: Eugene and Springfield officials say their cities will have to take a serious look at higher fees for you, the taxpayer.
Mar 2, 2010 at 12:57 PM
Eugene street repair crews are set for another busy season repairing pot-holed streets like West 18th Avenue. There are 24 projects on the list, about $16 million worth of work.
Oct 14, 2009 at 4:53 PM
Driving in Eugene, slowly but surely, is becoming a smoother proposition. Thanks to an infusion of voter-approved bond money, federal stimulus dollars and lower labor costs, 80 miles of Eugene streets have been fixed or resurfaced this year.
Jan 8, 2009 at 11:11 AM
The text of Mayor Kitty Piercy's State of the City speech Jan. 7, 2009, at the Hult Center.
Oct 15, 2008 at 6:15 PM
$36-million bond is on November ballot to pay for a five year street repair program
Aug 13, 2008 at 5:24 PM
Your daily commute could soon get a little smoother.  A new "pothole patrol" in Eugene could soon hit streets near you. This is an extension of the current pothole repair local program.
Jul 21, 2008 at 6:17 PM
While state ODOT projects are full speed ahead, it's a different story at the City of Eugene, where the city faces millions in delayed maintenance on streets. The difference: the state borrowed money, the city uses gas taxes only.
Jul 17, 2008 at 5:40 AM
Councilors want a second, smaller bond proposal for consideration July 28 alongside the $81 million plan already on the table. | CITY PLAN | If either bond is OK'd by council, voters would weigh in on Election Day. | BACKGROUND
Jul 16, 2008 at 5:20 PM
Councilors want a smaller bond proposal for consideration July 28 alongside the $81 million plan already on the table. If either bond is OK'd by council, voters weigh in thumbs up, thumbs down this November. | BACKGROUND
Jul 15, 2008 at 6:08 PM
The Eugene City Council meets Wednesday to discuss the proposed bond measure that would address some of the city's estimated $173 million in street repair backlog.
May 7, 2008 at 5:33 PM
The city budget committee hopes to boost street repair funds. City councilors are also set to meet early next month to work on a proposed $81 million bond issue for streets to go to Eugene voters in November.
Apr 30, 2008 at 11:15 AM
The City of Eugene plans to unveil a balanced $457 million budget proposal April 30 in the Bascom-Tykeson Room at the Eugene Public Library beginning at 7:30 p.m. Read it and tell us what you think.