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Seaside playground swings together


They came, and they built it. Actually, more than 110 volunteers came to Broadway Park Saturday and built four playgrounds for kids ages 2 through 12. They grappled with diagrams, sorted out nuts, bolts and washers; pieced together parts with names like “gizmo panel” and “bubble panel”; searched for missing equipment; and worked in teams… Read more »

Park(ing) Day 2008


Want to sit in the park a little bit longer? Put some change in the meter. If you drove by the intersection of Broadway and Pearl Street in downtown Eugene Friday and wondered why two parking spaces were occupied by a row of potted plants, some trees and a couple of small outdoor-cafe-like tables, Colin McArthur has… Read more »

Hayward Field Renovation Update


By Matthew K. Scheibe, ASLA Hayward Field is commonly heralded as “the Carnegie Hall of track and field” and rightfully so. No other facility has such a rich history or is as highly regarded by both athletes and fans as the ultimate venue to compete at and experience the sport. Located in Eugene, Oregon, it… Read more »

2008 Soccer Field of the Year


Pape Field is named 2008 College and University Soccer Field of the Year by the Sports Turf Managers Association.