Author: ERIN TIERNEY HEGGENSTALLER - [email protected]

Sweat Equity: Habitat of Central Lane’s largest home development gaining momentum

SPRINGFIELD – Sandwiched between R and Q streets, development is underway for Habitat for Humanity of Central Lane’s largest home development in its 30-year history,  Fischer Village. “We are going for high density so we can build more homes on a single piece of property,” said John Aaron, construction project[Read More…]

Downtown Springfield LTD station dedicated to DeFazio

A ‘SWEET’ SEND-OFF SPRINGFIELD –  Thirty-six. Count ‘em. Thirty six white and blue balloons strung around the Lane Transit District Downtown Station last week. Thirty-six years of representing Oregon’s 4th Congressional District.  Last week, area leaders gathered to “welcome home” Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-Springfield), who will retire from office in[Read More…]