Fred Meyer http://klcc.org en Public And Board Respond To Civic Stadium Sale Recommendation http://klcc.org/post/public-and-board-respond-civic-stadium-sale-recommendation <p>Earlier this week, 4J Schools Superintendent Sheldon Berman recommended the sale of the Civic Stadium properties to the City of Eugene, over competing bids from Fred Meyer and the YMCA. &nbsp;A final decision by the 4J Board is still two weeks away. &nbsp;Wednesday night, Board members heard community response to the recommendation.</p><div></div><div>Berman: “This has been a long process…”<p></p><p></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 06:55:02 +0000 Jes Burns 7713 at http://klcc.org Public And Board Respond To Civic Stadium Sale Recommendation Eugene YMCA And Fred Meyer React To Civic Stadium Recommendation http://klcc.org/post/eugene-ymca-and-fred-meyer-react-civic-stadium-recommendation <p>Eugene Superintendent Shelley Berman announced Monday he would recommend the 4j School Board negotiate purchase of Civic Stadium with the City of Eugene. The price would be four point five million dollars.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p>YMCA Executive Director Dave Perez Tuesday voiced disappointment while still holding out hope:</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 00:13:35 +0000 Claude Offenbacher 7645 at http://klcc.org Eugene YMCA And Fred Meyer React To Civic Stadium Recommendation Eugene City Council Tweaks Civic Stadium Offer http://klcc.org/post/eugene-city-council-tweaks-civic-stadium-offer <p></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 02:53:53 +0000 Angela Kellner 6863 at http://klcc.org Eugene City Council Tweaks Civic Stadium Offer Fans Want Soccer At Civic Stadium http://klcc.org/post/fans-want-soccer-civic-stadium <p>Proponents of refurbishing Eugene's historic Civic Stadium into a soccer venue are continuing to gather community support. About 50 people attended a rally Saturday that started downtown and ended at the Stadium.</p><p>Fans of the Lane United Football Club and the group, Save Civic Stadium hope the 4-J District considers an option to turn the aging venue into a soccer field. Protester Jac Thomas says soccer is popular in Oregon, and Eugene could support a semi-pro team.</p> Sun, 19 Jan 2014 00:01:26 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 6683 at http://klcc.org Fans Want Soccer At Civic Stadium Northwest Retail Chain Pulls Chicken http://klcc.org/post/northwest-retail-chain-pulls-chicken <p></p><p></p><p>Three Foster Farms plants have been identified as distributing chicken with the &ldquo;Heidelburg&rdquo; strain of Salmonella. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports most of the product went to outlets in the Northwest. So far, Oregon-based Foster Farms has not recalled the chicken in question. But at least one Northwest retail chain has pulled it from their shelves.</p><p></p><p>As soon as reports started coming in that some brands of Foster Farms chicken were associated with an outbreak of salmonella, Fred Meyer stores stopped selling it.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:48:39 +0000 Tiffany Eckert 1068 at http://klcc.org Northwest Retail Chain Pulls Chicken The Future Of Civic Stadium http://klcc.org/post/future-civic-stadium <p>Meeting:&nbsp; Friday, September 27, 2013<br />Aired on KLCC:&nbsp; Monday, September 30, 2013</p><p>Guest Speakers: Representatives of Fred Meyer, the YMCA, and School District 4J to be announced</p><p>Eugene School District 4J categorized the 10-acre site as surplus property in 2002. About three years ago, 4J had three responses to its request for proposals to purchase, lease, or trade the property. All were declined.</p><p>Once again this fall, those who seek to preserve the historic stadium will vie with those who propose commercial and organizational developments.</p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 18:14:04 +0000 437 at http://klcc.org