HASSO HERING

A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Those holes in the road: Being fixed

Written May 30th, 2019 by Hasso Hering

No more  sudden jolts when driving on Lyon and Ellsworth Streets in downtown Albany. A contractor for the city is finishing what was left undone when ODOT repaved the downtown couplet of Highway 20 last year.


Raising those manhole covers: Coming up

Written January 29th, 2019 by Hasso Hering

As for the bumps in the new pavement where there are manhole covers on Albany’s downtown Highway 20 couplet, the city says ODOT won’t fix them but the city will.


On Lyon, less space for cyclists

Written September 21st, 2017 by Hasso Hering

I wonder if this is what the designers had in mind: Putting the sidewalk that close to heavy traffic in front of the new Albany Fire Department’s Station 11 and Hasty Freez, one of the best burger-and-shake joints in town.


 
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