Broom and Doom in the South Hills

by Don Metheny, Southeast Neighbors CERT Lead Scotch Broom is an invasive woody plant spreading throughout the South Hills of Eugene.  As if the pollen were not bad enough, the plant is a wildfire hazard.  As the plant matures, the inside branches die and become a perfect tender to fuel fast moving fires.  I can…

Lane County ALERT ME!

No land line? Lane County is able to send you emergency alerts via text message, email, pager, or voice call (in extreme cases), based on your preferences. It is important that we collect this contact information because many households no longer utilize traditional land-based telephone lines. This service, powered by AlertSense,  allows fire, police and…

Public Safety Warning: Suspect at Large

Latest update:  http://registerguard.com/rg/news/local/35549315-75/man-involved-in-motorcycle-chase-still-on-the-run-sheriffs-office-says.html @Duante1 @Evan_Baron @LaneSheriffOR @EugenePolice @UOPolice @ORStatePolice Suspect remains at large after fleeing on foot, escaping capture, per @LaneSheriffOR https://t.co/Cqp02AG2mw — KVAL News (@KVALnews) May 4, 2017 Caution tape is being removed and the streets near Fox Hollow and E Amazon are open again @KEZI9 — Amber Wilmarth (@amberwilmarth) May 4, 2017 For…

What’s New with Envision Eugene?

from City of Eugene Planning & Development Department Envision Eugene is our collective vision for how we will grow while preserving what we love about our community. The Eugene Planning Commission has made its recommendation on the urban growth boundary (UGB) proposal. The Envision Eugene Team is extremely grateful for all of the volunteer hours…