A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

What’s this? It’s a big new sewer main

Written March 17th, 2023 by Hasso Hering

The construction you see near Waverly Lake is part of a big sewer project intended to serve the growing part of Albany on the east side of Interstate 5.

Money approved for cleaning Waverly Lake

Written November 29th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

There now is a chance of preventing algae from building up in Waverly Lake next year the way they did this year and in summers past.

A plan to keep Waverly Lake clear

Written November 25th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

Albany’s Waverly Lake may stay clear of algae next summer if the city council grants a request from the city parks department for funds to bring that about.

Waverly Lake gets council’s attention, briefly

Written October 14th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

The sad condition of Albany’s Waverly Lake caught the attention of the mayor and city council this week, if only for a minute.

Update on Waverly Lake, and more …

Written September 6th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

Well, I stopped at Waverly Lake on Tuesday evening, wondering if there had been any change in the infestation of algae or some kind of water weed.

Attacking the algae on Waverly Lake

Written August 15th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

A visitor to Waverly Park alerted me Monday that people were raking off the unsightly algae, the subject of a couple of stories on this site. I got on the bike to take a look.

Heat at Waverly Lake: No pedaling for now

Written July 29th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

Heat may not be the only thing interfering with the summertime paddle boat rentals the Albany Parks and Recreation Department normally runs on Waverly Lake.

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