MEDIA ADVISORY- Market District Development Event Today 

MEDIA ADVISORY- Market District Development Event Today

What: Public input session on Market District development in downtown Eugene. This is an opportunity for community members to meet with developers and provide feedback on design criteria for a major new addition to downtown Eugene.

Elected officials will be available from 2 - 3 p.m. today. The event runs from 11:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. today.

Elected officials, including Lane County Commissioners and Eugene City Councilors have been invited to attend from 2 – 3 p.m. Representatives from HACSA and Obie Companies will also be available to answer any questions about the project.

Gravel lot across Pearl street from 5th Street Public Market. Look for the tents. Free parking available.

HACSA and Obie Companies are seeking public input on how the new Market District development should look and feel. This is an important part of creating a space the community will embrace and enjoy.

The new development is a collaboration with Obie Companies, HACSA, and Lane County. The development will include workforce housing units in addition to a vibrant retail complex, condos, and apartments. The land being developed is owned by Lane County and will be under a long-term lease to Obie Companies and HACSA, providing revenue for the County for years to come.