Dawson – Hasso Hering


A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

How to use Benton’s Bailey Line

Written July 1st, 2014 by Hasso Hering

Benton County says most of the suggestions it has received so far about what to do with the old Bailey Branch railroad line can be arranged into five options. To my mind, the only ones that don’t make sense are to break up and sell off segments or to do nothing with the corridor until […]

On Benton’s Bailey Branch: Looking to the future

Written June 25th, 2014 by Hasso Hering

Whether the old rail corridor known as the Bailey Branch can ever again serve the cause of transportation, I don’t know. But clearly some segments, especially┬áthe one from Alpine Junction to Dawson in the foothills of the Coast Range, have huge potential as a recreational trail. That’s my impression from joining a smattering of other […]

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