transportation http://klcc.org en Talk Trains In Eugene Tuesday http://klcc.org/post/talk-trains-eugene-tuesday <p>A report out Monday says Americans are increasing their use of public transportation. This is true in the northwest where the Cascade Line between Eugene and Vancouver, BC is one of the fastest growing rail lines in the country. Tuesday, there's a conversation about rail in Eugene.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:52:49 +0000 Rachael McDonald 9550 at http://klcc.org Talk Trains In Eugene Tuesday Rising River Eats Away At Highway 20 Near Eddyville http://klcc.org/post/rising-river-eats-away-highway-20-near-eddyville <p>A rising Yaquina River has eaten away the foundation of U.S. 20 through the Coast Range in a narrow, twisty section that for years has made trouble for drivers and highway workers alike.<br /><br />The Oregon Department of Transportation says travel at a curve about four miles west of Eddyville in Lincoln County will be down to a single lane while crews bring in rock to rebuild the foundation. ODOT Spokesman Rick Little says the area was hit hard by the recent snowstorm.</p><p></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:25:25 +0000 Rachael McDonald 8099 at http://klcc.org Rising River Eats Away At Highway 20 Near Eddyville The Role of Transit in Our Community Vision http://klcc.org/post/role-transit-our-community-vision <p>Meeting Date: 1-31-14</p><p>Air Date: 2-3-14</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 08:11:00 +0000 Jes Burns 7460 at http://klcc.org The Hour Of Decision Is Near For The Columbia River Crossing http://klcc.org/post/hour-decision-near-columbia-river-crossing <p></p><p></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:22:03 +0000 Chris Lehman 7172 at http://klcc.org The Hour Of Decision Is Near For The Columbia River Crossing UO Group Proposes 2-Way Bike Lane On E. 13th In Eugene http://klcc.org/post/uo-group-proposes-2-way-bike-lane-e-13th-eugene <p>A University of Oregon group has put together a proposal for changing the bike lane on Eugene’s East 13th Avenue from one way to two ways.</p><p><br />Called LiveMove, the group consists of students who focus on how transportation systems relate to community quality of life. Their newest idea relates directly with the new Capstone building downtown. The current bike lane only leads to campus, not back. Faculty Advisor Marc Schlossberg says the proposal wouldn’t lead to any construction.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:43:24 +0000 Graham Sprague 4153 at http://klcc.org UO Group Proposes 2-Way Bike Lane On E. 13th In Eugene Eugene May Allow Skateboards On Streets http://klcc.org/post/eugene-may-allow-skateboards-streets <p></p><p>Skate boarders may soon have more places to ride in Eugene. The City is considering making it legal for them to use streets and bike paths.</p><p></p><p><br /><a href="http://www.eugene-or.gov">City of Eugene</a> Pedestrian and Bicycle Coordinator Lee Shoemaker says he's heard from skate boarders who complain they can't skate on the streets or sidewalk in downtown and by the U of O campus. It's currently illegal to skateboard on Eugene's streets.<br /><br />Shoemaker: "</p><p></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 18:25:42 +0000 Rachael McDonald 3141 at http://klcc.org Eugene May Allow Skateboards On Streets Oregon Looks to Improve Rail Service http://klcc.org/post/oregon-looks-improve-rail-service <p>Oregon is looking at ways to improve train service between Eugene / Springfield and the Portland metro area. It's part of the<a href="http://www.oregonpassengerrail.org/"> Oregon Passenger Rail Project</a>.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 20:16:07 +0000 Rachael McDonald 2503 at http://klcc.org Oregon Looks to Improve Rail Service Challenging Oregonians to Drive Less http://klcc.org/post/challenging-oregonians-drive-less <p></p><p>The nice fall weather might inspire more people to take part in the first-ever "Oregon Drive Less Challenge."</p> Sun, 20 Oct 2013 16:15:03 +0000 Angela Kellner 1492 at http://klcc.org Challenging Oregonians to Drive Less Bike Lanes Part Of Willamette Paving Project http://klcc.org/post/bike-lanes-part-willamette-paving-project <p>A paving project on a portion of Eugene&#39;s Willamette Street includes new bike lanes and some other changes.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:59:02 +0000 Rachael McDonald 1360 at http://klcc.org Bike Lanes Part Of Willamette Paving Project