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Controversial ordinance could close Kesey Square at night to force out homeless people

Eugene Police Department proposed an ordinance at the May 27 City Council meeting that would close Kesey Square between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m every day, to reduce vandalism. After another public comment session on June 9th, the council hasn’t made a decision yet. Kesey Square, technically named Broadway Plaza, is located at the …

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Whoville deadline extended, camp to be closed on April 1

For five moths, the unauthorized homeless campsite, Whoville has survived everything from snow, record low temperatures and an eviction notice from the City Council. Though its latest victory came in the form of an eviction extension through April 1 — with the construction of a third legal homeless campsite in …

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City Council extends Occupy's stay through January 11

The Eugene City Council voted to allow the Occupy Eugene movement to stay in Washington-Jefferson Park until Jan. 11 at their work session Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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City Council postpones Occupy vote to Wednesday

The Eugene City Council voted to put off the decision of whether to allow the Occupy Eugene movement to stay in Washington-Jefferson Park pending further review. They plan to revisit the issue on Wednesday.

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