Useful Phone Numbers (541)

Maintenance Hotlines
For use when debris hinders the bike lane or path (leaves, broken glass, potholes, etc.)

Online Reporting - Eug
Mobile App - Eug
682-4800 - Eugene
726-3761 - Spfld
744-8080 - ODOT
682-6900 - Lane Co.

Eugene Parking Services
For use when a car is parked in the bike lane during business hours.

682-5729 - Eugene

Police Non-Emergency Number
For use if the above numbers don't work.

682-5111 - Eugene
726-3714 - Spfld

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Whiteaker Resident Requests to Install First Residential Bike Corral

The North Polk On-Street Bike Corral Demonstration

Local bike advocate, Whiteaker Neighborhood Council member, and car-free father of four, Paul Adkins has submitted a proposal to the City of Eugene to install the first non-business related bike corral in Eugene. This may even be the first residential on-street bike corral in the nation. Many [More …]

How Letting Price Armstrong Fix Your Bike Can Save The World

What’s a title without a little hyperbole? Boring, I say!

I interned in the legislature and in Peter DeFazio’s Eugene District Office, not to mention being President of the UO Transportation and Livability group LiveMove and the Vice President of GEARs.  I have a lot of experience as an advocate, and I am hoping that [More …]

Transportation Enhancement Projects-Part 2: Willamalane

Last week I wrote about the City of Eugene’s Transportation Enhancement projects “Westmoreland Park Path & Lighting” and “Jessen Path & Lighting.”  Another local project that deserves attention and input is Willamalane Park & Recreation District’s $1.6 million “Middle Fork Willamette River Path Phase 2″ project.

Currently Willamalane is finishing up phase 1 of this project, [More …]

Eugene’s Bicycling Champions Slideshow

The parade this morning was a lot of fun, and there was a great turnout from Eugene Safe Routes to School, GEARs, The UO Bike Program, Kidical Mass, Burley, and probably a slew of other groups that I didn’t realize were there.  There were so many kids under 6 on bikes that Rep. Greenlick would [More …]

(singing) Oh IIII Love a Parade!

In case you haven’t heard, there is a sweet parade going on this Saturday to celebrate the Ducks’ historic season.  Local cyclists have created an entry in the parade called “Eugene’s Bicycling Champions” to celebrate Eugene’s recent Gold rating by the League of American Bicyclists, and to showcase our march towards Platinum.  There are also [More …]

Transportation Enhancement Projects Need Public Comment

The City of Eugene recently submitted three projects for the federally funded transportation enhancement (TE) program, which has historically funded many off-street path projects in Eugene. In the current round of funding, ODOT is considering two projects in Eugene out of about 85 applications in total. The public comment period for the TE project selection [More …]

Cars vs Bikes? Not Here…

I’d like to repost a recent Register-Guard letter to the editor that made me smile.  It’s all to easy to focus on conflict and differences, but Karen Lally’s letter illustrates well that we are all in this together.

Small kindness has big effect

I was biking hard to work recently when I noticed a driver [More …]

Pearl St Closed Between 8th And Broadway From 8am to 4pm For Next 6 Weeks

Quoted from


EUGENE, Ore. – Work to replace a water main installed under downtown Eugene streets in the 1930s begins Tuesday and is expected to last six weeks.

The work will disrupt traffic at Pearl Street, Eighth Avenue and East Broadway.

Most of the work will happen between 8 [More …]

January InMotion and BikeLane Coalition Update #24

As usual, the City of Eugene InMotion Newsletter is full of information this month, including links to a very important public comment process.  I quote: (emphasis mine)

Public Comment sought for Proposed Eugene Off-Street Path Projects

The federally-funded Transportation Enhancement program has historically funded many off-street path projects in Eugene.  In the current round [More …]

Pedal Your Turns

"You don't need studs when you are one."

A group with a couple UO students as the originators is working on a project called “Pedal Your Turns“, promoting biking to get out and play in the snow. They say the project is a “response to the elephant in the room paradox that all snow [More …]