A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

New Albany park is a timely gift

Written December 24th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

The afternoon of Christmas Eve, the bike and I ventured east of I-5 to the northeast corner of Albany to take a look at the city’s newest park.

Where Albany plans for lots of growth

Written July 12th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

Every once in a while the bike takes me to the part of Albany east of Interstate 5. It did so on Wednesday, which gave me a chance to take another look at the new Eagle Pointe apartment complex south of the roundabout on Knox Butte Road.

Exploring near new Burkhart Creek bridge

Written January 18th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

Largely out of sight from most of Albany, a key piece of a planned north-south street connection was completed last year on the east side of Interstate 5.

More apartments on Albany’s east side

Written July 6th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

On Wednesday I took a bike ride to the east side of Albany to take a look at the site where a series of apartment blocks are sprouting up south of the roundabout on Knox Butte Road.

East Albany area: Lots of new housing

Written October 16th, 2018 by Hasso Hering

Housing and more housing — that’s the story of the area near Timber Ridge School in the East Albany Neighborhood.

You don’t see any water, do you?

Written July 17th, 2016 by Hasso Hering

Wetlands again? Yes, once again the designation of normally dry ground as wetlands is likely to cost the city of Albany some money.

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