Egan Warming Center activated for winter

Egan Warming Centers,  administered by St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County (SVdP), have opened for the cold-weather season.

Egan host sites can change through the cold season based on availability. 

There are three warming  centers, including the Springfield site at the Springfield Memorial Building, 765 A St., open at 6:30 p.m. 

Egan program managers monitor multiple weather-forecasting systems and activate warming  sites in Eugene and Springfield whenever average overnight temperatures are projected to dip  below 30 degrees. During an activation, trained . . .